Target plans to hire 100,000 new employees at its stores across the country this holiday season.
That’s about 30,000 fewer employees the company hired in past years, according to CNBC.
Target says its new model will allow its current employees to work more hours or choose more desirable schedules.
“This summer, Target launched a convenient, easy-to-use mobile scheduling app to all store team members so they can more easily pick up additional hours and switch available shifts,” Target said.
Target increased In 2020, the starting wage will be $15 per hour.
Target stated that its seasonal workers will have the chance to secure long-term jobs with the company.
Amazon announced earlier in the month that it was hiring 100,000 employees.
Walmart has not yet made public its seasonal hiring plans.