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Walmart says it’s hiring about 5,000 people a day as it tries to keep up with surging demand and the flood of customers amid the coronavirus pan...

Walmart has hired nearly 50,000 new workers since March 19, when the company announced plans to add 150,000 employees through the end of May.

Walmart will screen the temperatures of its 1.5 million US employees and provide them with masks and gloves

People with temperatures of more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit will be sent home, and paid for the shift they miss, the company said.
Four in 10 hourly workers in America don't have access to paid sick leave.

From Walmart to Starbucks, these 21 retail companies are changing their benefits policies amid the coronavirus pandemic

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, retail companies including Walmart and Starbucks are providing hourly workers with unprecedented sick leave benefits.
The Walmart executive said consumers are more interested in looking presentable from the "waist up," thanks to videoconferencing.

Shirt sales are booming at Walmart, and one executive says it’s because videoconferencing shoppers only care about looking good from the ‘...

Walmart's executive vice president of corporate affairs Dan Bartlett told Yahoo Finance that he credited the sales bump to videoconferencing.
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Nintendo Switch is sold out everywhere as demand surges amid coronavirus pandemic

With millions of Americans staying home amid the coronavirus pandemic — many with children who are out of school — the Nintendo Switch is selling out.

Banks, hardware stores, liquor stores, and grocery: These businesses are seeing foot-traffic bursts amid the coronavirus pandemic

Grocery stores, warehouse stores, and hardware stores have seen big increases in foot traffic amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to Foursquare.
A still from a video showing a man licking store products during the coronavirus outbreak.

A man accused of licking deodorants in a Missouri Walmart after asking ‘Who’s afraid of the coronavirus?’ was charged with making a ...

The CDC says people can get COVID-19 by touching an object that has the virus on it and then touching their own mouth.
Amazon is donating $7 million to non-profit organizations that support local communities in the US.

The world’s biggest retailers are using their factories to create hand sanitizer and hospital gowns and donating millions to help fight the coro...

Despite being pummelled by the coronavirus outbreak, many of the world's biggest retailers are doing their bit to help those most in need.

Amazon and Walmart are ramping up hiring to add 250,000 new jobs. Here’s how to apply and whether you can expect an interview.

Amazon says its hiring process can take seven days from submitting an application to starting work. Walmart has cut some hiring processes to 24 hours.
Walmart opened its first coronavirus testing sites.

Walmart just opened its first drive-thru coronavirus testing sites. Here’s what they look like.

The sites are initially serving first responders and healthcare workers, and aren't yet open to the general public.