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UPS just said it is hiring 100,000 temp workers as it braces for a ‘record’ year of holiday online shopping

UPS will hire 100,000 seasonal workers for the 2019 holiday season. The hiring boost is a happy indicator for retail.

Kohl’s is kicking off hiring for the holidays as the war for talent rages on

The department-store chain is getting ahead of the pack in finding workers amid a tight labor market.

Making returns on Amazon isn’t usually free, but it can be if you follow a simple rule

Amazon usually charges for returning items, but items ordered using Alexa can be returned for free.
A set of LOL Surprise dolls from the Under Wraps series.

Amazon reveals its best-selling toys of the holiday season

Amazon reported its best-selling items of the holiday season on Wednesday, dominated by LOL Surprise dolls.

Amazon reveals its best-selling gadgets of the holiday season as smart home tech takes over gift-giving

Lots of shoppers went to Amazon for tech gifts this year, and it wasn't just Amazon devices that flew off the virtual shelves.
Bose QuietComfort Wireless Headphones were a top seller on Amazon this year.

Amazon reveals the top-selling items of the season as it announces record-breaking holiday sales

Amazon announced a "record-breaking" holiday season. Many items were Bose headphones and LOL Surprise dolls.
Holiday shopping finished strong this year.

Retailers saw biggest increase in holiday sales since 2012

Holiday sales increased 5.1% this year, the largest increase since 2012, according to Mastercard Spendingpulse.

A doll with a bizarre name has become the biggest toy of the holiday season by taking over YouTube with unboxing videos

LOL Surprise dolls have become the hottest today this holiday season, topping multiple best-selling lists.
Amazon has changed the way people do their holiday shopping.

Shoppers trust Amazon, and it has completely changed the way last-minute holiday shopping is done

Amazon has changed the way people do their holiday shopping.
Fiddling with Alexa's settings does nothing.

Alexa won’t say what’s in your Amazon packages until 2019, no matter how many times you ask

Amazon's Alexa will not tell you the contents of your packages through the holidays, in order to avoid spoiling surprises.