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I -- you got major retailers announce a big holiday hiring plans but it darker story lurks behind those numbers Elizabeth MacDonald is here with -- -- -- Yeah let's go to -- arrays of mirror of in this one we do -- holiday sales growth expectations.
Rising about more than 4%.
Vs last year that's beating the ten year average in retail -- growth expected this Christmas shopping season.
-- but it's still low lowest since we've seen since 2009 so parents here's what we're seeing.
Holiday -- hiring at big retailers are ramping up their temporary hiring you -- target up to 90000.
Workers temporary workers -- 80000.
All -- data Toys -- Us about 45000.
Temporary workers hired but here's the deal.
They retailers are basically doing they re gaining of the job cuts that they did.
During -- downturn and this is cheaper holiday hiring look at the layoffs -- gonna see holiday hiring new year firing retail layoffs come big time.
Kind January 1 so yet challenger gray and Christmas -- saying.
Temp workers -- to this holiday season that looks great -- 660000.
Temp workers hired.
In the 2011.
Christmas shopping season -- watch out those layoffs could come in January.
And this -- also artificially given nice bump to the job numbers in coming weeks back to you guys.
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