Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics in the fourth quarter of last year paints a picture of varied growth patterns in labor force participation rates among different age, gender, race and ethnic groups.
The National Retail Federation says retail industry employment in June increased by 50,200 jobs over the same period last year despite a seasonally adjusted drop from May of 25,800. The numbers exclude auto dealers, gas stations and restaurants. Overall, U.S. businesses added 213,000 jobs over May, according to the Labor Department.
Herman Miller, Inc. announced results for its fourth quarter ended June 2, 2018.
Although unemployment is down and an additional 10.5 million people are expected to be employed over the 2016 to 2026 decade, data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the projected shifts in the labor force due to an aging population and changing demographics.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2018 ended June 2, 2018.
Due to recently imposed tariffs, furniture manufacturers are carefully watching changing prices.
Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show the projected shifts in the labor force by sex from 2016 to 2026.