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  • Final Glance: Staffing companies Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 6:30 PM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 24 or 1.3 percent, to $17.74. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 11 or. 4 percent, to $30.61. ManpowerGroup rose$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $78.44.

  • Midday Glance: Staffing companies Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 1:18 PM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 23 or 1.3 percent, to $17.75. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 16 or. 5 percent, to $30.34. ManpowerGroup rose$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $78.41.

  • Early Glance: Staffing companies Wednesday, 18 Feb 2015 | 10:54 AM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $17.91. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $30.57. ManpowerGroup fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $78.18.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 5- America's vast staffing industry knows it's time to jack up wages when it becomes difficult to find enough workers. While 2014 was the strongest year of job gains in the recovery from the 2007-09 recession, rising output is not yet translating into substantial wage gains for the workers Kelly Services, one of the country's largest providers of...

  • Jan 12- United Airlines is assessing whether to outsource jobs at airports around the country in a cost-cutting effort that could impact some 2,000 workers. The Chicago- based carrier informed employees Monday that jobs up for review included baggage handlers and gate and customer service agents at 28 airports that are not hubs, ranging from Atlanta to...

  • United Airlines may outsource 2,000 airport jobs Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 6:09 PM ET
    A United Airlines jet at San Francisco International Airport.

    United Airlines is assessing whether to outsource jobs at airports around the country in a cost-cutting effort.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 7- U.S. private employers added 241,000 jobs in December, beating the median forecasts of analysts, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. The ADP figures come ahead of the U.S. Labor Department's more comprehensive nonfarm payrolls report on Friday, which includes both public and private sector employment. The unemployment rate is...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 3- U.S. private employers added 208,000 jobs in November, below economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. The ADP figures come ahead of the U.S. Labor Department's more comprehensive nonfarm payrolls report on Friday, which includes both public and private sector employment. The unemployment rate is seen...

  • Nov 19- Hedge fund Livermore Partners is pushing for change at U.S. staffing services provider Volt Information Sciences Inc, setting the stage for a potential proxy battle if the company does not act on its demands. It also wants it to sell non-core assets and buy back stock, said David Neuhauser, Livermore's managing director. Volt's share price has...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The U.S. Postal Service was the victim of a cyber attack that may have compromised the personal information of more than 800,000 employees as well as data on customers who contacted its call center from January through mid-August. The employee information possibly accessed includes names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, addresses,...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 10- The U.S. Postal Service reported a data breach on Monday that may have compromised personal information about its 500,000 employees as well as data on customers who contacted its call center from January through mid-August. The employee information possibly accessed includes names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, addresses,...

  • *Other major listings in Tokyo this year have flopped. TOKYO, Oct 16- Staffing firm Recruit Holdings Co Ltd surged in its market debut in Tokyo on Thursday, with investors leaping at a rare opportunity to grab part of a big Japanese company with strong online growth prospects. It values the company at around $18 billion- on par with Sony Corp and more than...

  • *Comes after a string of disappointing Tokyo debuts. TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings said it is planning an initial public offering worth $1.8 billion, which will test investor appetite for big Tokyo listings after some weak debuts this year.

  • Japan staffing firm Recruit plans IPO worth $1.8 bln Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 2:24 AM ET

    TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings Co Ltd said it is planning an initial public offering worth 193 billion yen, one of the biggest listings in the country this year. Keen to offset a shrinking market in Japan, it has snapped up a slew of foreign companies in recent years, including online job search site Indeed.com.

  • Staples forecasts fall in sales; shares skid 11% Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    A Staples shopping cart inside a store in Mount Prospect, Illinois.

    Staples forecast a decline in sales in the current quarter as it struggles to win back shoppers who have shifted office supply purchases to e-retailers, mass merchants and drugstores.

  • A 6 hour working day in Asia?  Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    As Sweden tests out a six hour work day, the Asia Squawk Box team discusses if it could ever work in Asia.

  • Staples shuts 225 stores in N. America; sales fall Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 7:52 AM ET

    Staples forecast a fall in quarterly sales and said it would close up to 225 stores in North America by 2015.

  • John Tucker, founder and CEO of Laser Plus Imaging, and CEO network member of YPO, shares his experience since the shutdown.

  • Regus CEO: Momentum in the US is slow but improving  Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Mark Dixon, CEO of Regus, a multinational corporation that provides serviced office accommodation, tells CNBC that activity in the US is improving but they¿re in a part of the market that's growing anyway.

  • 'Vampire' Modems, Routers Waste $1 Billion a Year Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Modems and routers are bigger energy hogs than laptops and cell phone chargers. On a national scale, it’s pretty staggering: $1 billion a year in electricity.