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Retailers

Lawmakers Pressure Walmart to Boost Worker Wages

Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Stop WALMART Act" would prohibit stock buybacks for companies that don't meet proposed wage guidelines.

Retailers

SpartanNash Enlisting Workers to Pick 'Low-Hanging Fruit'

A new partnership with consultant Harvest Earnings will drive "substantial and sustainable" gains, the distributor said in an earnings call.

Pay and benefit improvements are reducing turnover as the retailer seeks to “differentiate behind culture."

"Tally" will tackle inventory and aid in ongoing labor crisis while providing platform for navigation, delivery and other uses, IT VP Dave Steck notes in Grocery Shop talk.

The list was based off a Trust Index survey completed by both male and female employees.

The retailer's third pay raise in a year comes amid unprecedented industry wage pressure and rapid new store growth.

The latest gift from the San Antonio retail philanthropist brings the total investment to more than $8 million in support of the network of CAST’s three schools.

Retailer "listened" to its critics and adds pressure to escalating industry wages.

Construction for the project, which will create 700 new jobs, is set to begin in late 2019.

After testing in several markets, the company will allow "neat and clean" beards chainwide.

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