WASHINGTON (FNS) -- - Employment at food stores was unchanged in July, after an 11,000 dip in June, according to Labor Department statistics. Food stores employed a seasonally adjusted 3.476 million in July and June. Against July 1998, food stores, however, have lost 8,000 employees. Employment at eating and drinking places increased by 61,000 in July -- almost double June's increase of 32,000. Eating and drinking places employed 7.974 million in July, compared with 7.913 million in June. ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.