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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: msnbcMay 22nd, 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

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

Online Retail Boom Means More Warehouse Workers, And Robots To Accompany Them

On the outskirts of the Bay Area, farming communities are hoping that warehouse jobs tied to the e-commerce surge will boost the local economy. But automation is expected to take over many such.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJun 19th, 2017

Barclays strategist: We could lose another 1 million jobs in retail as the industry resizes

Barclays strategist Ryan Preclaw explains some of his recent research on how much right-sizing needs to be done in traditional retail. Preclaw estimates that brick and mortar retail.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2017

THE BOTTOM LINE: Don’t worry about a tech bubble — worry about 1 million retail jobs instead

Business InsiderThis week: The tech sell-off of last Friday that continued into the beginning of this week left many people wondering.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 15th, 2017

Study: GOP health plan could wipe out nearly 1 million jobs

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Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 14th, 2017

Close To Half Of Transport, Manufacturing and Retail Could Soon By Taken By Robots

The robotic revolution is set to cause the biggest transformation in the world’s workforce since the industrial revolution. Thanks to advances in technology, many jobs that weren’t consi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 14th, 2017

Retail Apocalypse – Brick-and-mortar Retail Could Shed 1 Million Jobs: Barclays

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Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 8th, 2017

How the Paris climate deal helps business

Critics of the Paris global climate deal say it's a job killer that would hurt the economy. Some estimate that the deal will wipe out anywhere from 400,000 to 6.5 million jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 1st, 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