Retailers Hiring 800,000 Workers

Major U.S. Retailers plan to add more than 800,000 jobs for the holiday shopping season.

Target will hire 70,000 new workers and Wal-Mart plans to add 60,000 jobs.

The additions are in anticipation of increased spending during this year's holiday season. Sales are expected to increase by about four percent from last year. The 800,000 jobs are the most added since 1999, according to Jobs Placement firm, Challenger, Gray and Christmas.

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