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Robots could wipe out another 6 million retail jobs

Robots have already cost millions of factory jobs across the nation......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 19th, 2017

Robots Could Wipe Out 40 Percent of Retail Jobs by 2027

Robots stealing your job, aisle five......»»

Category: topSource: msnbc17 hr. 17 min. ago

A threat worse than store closures could fire more than 7 million workers

Nearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2017

A threat worse than store closures could fire more than 7 million workers

Nearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2017

Robots could wipe out another 6M retail jobs

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Category: topSource: cnnMay 19th, 2017

A jobs threat worse than mass store closures could fire more than 7 million retail workers

Skye Gould/Business InsiderReutersNearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report.  Roughly 6 million to 7.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 18th, 2017

A threat worse than store closures could fire more than 7M workers

Nearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2017

Automation Could Cost 7.5 Million US Retail Workers Their Jobs

In addition to drooping sales and closing stores, retail store employees face an increasing threat from a variety of automation technologies that are being adopted by major U.S. retailers......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 18th, 2017

A jobs threat worse than mass store closures could fire up to half the retail workforce

Skye Gould/Business InsiderReutersNearly half of retail workers are at risk of losing their jobs to robots and other automation technology, according to a new report.  Roughly .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 18th, 2017

How Trump’s trade policies affect U.S. retailers

According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), the U.S. retail industry comprises nearly 4 million establishments, supports 42 million jobs and has an impact of $2.6 trillion on the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP). In Ohio alone, the numbers are .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 14th, 2017

Capitol Report: Over 6 million jobs at risk from robots, new study finds

Industrial robots could take over 6 million jobs in a decade, new research finds. For every robot added, up to 6 workers have lost their job......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2017

​Top trends to watch in retail in 2017

Retailing in the United States will continue to evolve in 2017. Despite boasting nearly 4 million retail establishments in the United States, supporting 42 million jobs and contributing $2.6 trillion each year to the nation’s gross domestic product (a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2017

Clearwater Paper to add 180 jobs, $330M investment at Shelby tissue facility

The largest private-brand tissue maker in the U.S. retail market is getting bigger, thanks to an addition in Shelby. Clearwater Paper Corp. is spending $330 million to add another building to its huge tissue production facility in Shelby, a move tha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2017

Who took those US factory jobs? Blame robots

America has lost more than 7 million factory jobs since manufacturing employment peaked in 1979. Yet American factory production, minus raw materials and some other costs, more than doubled over the same span to $1.91 trillion last year, according to the .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 5th, 2016

KPMGVoice: Automation Of Skilled Labor

Within the next decade, more than 120 million skilled jobs — a third of the world’s total —will be largely performed by robots. Within the next decade, more than 120 million skilled jobs — a third of the world’s total —will be largely pe.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesOct 28th, 2016

Commerzbank targets 2 million new clients in job-cutting overhaul

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Commerzbank aims to add 2 million retail and small business customers over the next four years, part of a revamp to boost earnings that will also see it cut thousands of jobs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 30th, 2016

One Important Way To Think About Your Job (And How Future-Proof It Is)

As we are entering the third Industrial Revolution, more and more of our jobs will be replaced by robots and algorithms. Some estimates claim that 5 million jobs or more will be lost to machines by 2020......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesSep 20th, 2016

Driverless cars are going to wipe out 4 million jobs

GoogleTesla made headlines the other day with the first traffic fatality caused by its “Autopilot” system, which had failed to “see” a big tractor-trailer rig that had pulled right in front of the car. But humans fail to see things.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2016

Where are the 10 million jobs the govt promised?

Job losses have led to people quitting the labour markets itself.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard15 hr. 32 min. ago

Amazon"s Latest Market Disruption: 1.7 Million Free Bananas

The retail giant has upended the produce market in Seattle after setting up fruit stands around its headquarters......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsj17 hr. 17 min. ago

New KPMG complex in Lake Nona to generate 1,000 jobs, thousands of visitors

Tavistock Group and KPMG officially broke ground Monday, May 22, on KPMG’s planned state-of-the-art $430 million training campus on 55 acres at Lake Nona. The audit and tax giant’s center will mean 1,000 passengers flying in and out week after week a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 17 min. ago