From Hotels To Retailers, Staffing Shortage Crisis Persists In Chicago -- And It's Affecting CustomersOur bars and restaurants aren’t the only ones impacted by a continued worker shortage - other businesses across Chicago are taking a hit that is already affecting customers.
A Look At The Changes In Store With Illinois' Modified Stay-At-Home Order Starting FridayIt’s just a matter of hours before some aspects of life are relaxed Friday as a revised stay-at-home order begins.
Retailers, Fashion Brands Struggle With Racial InsensitivityExperts say many of these fashion companies live in a sort of bubble and lack the diversity in their staff that could vet their fashions.
More 'Help Wanted' Signs Out For The Holiday Hiring Season"The competition for seasonal workers is intense, especially as companies expand their compensation and benefits offerings."
Holiday Headache? Here’s When Stores Start Playing Christmas MusicHere's the list of which big-name retailers are turning up the festive tunes early this year.
Retailers Say Beverage Sales Down As Much As 47 Percent Due To Soda Tax“I have never, ever seen the outrage and anger that’s being displayed by our customers," said Tony's Fresh Market manager Frank Guiglio.
A Guide To Holiday Shipping Deadlines For Retailers And Delivery CompaniesChristmas is now less than two weeks away, and the clock is ticking to finish your shopping, and have everything wrapped and under the tree on December 25.
Evanston's Phase-Out Of Plastic Bags Begins SoonBeginning Aug. 1, large retailers in the north suburb will not be giving out plastic bags at checkout.
Are You A 'Returnaholic' With Online Buys? If So, Retailers Have Their Eye On YouCBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker takes a look at the punishment you could face for returning to sender too many times.
How To Haggle With Online RetailersIt sounds simple enough: Contact a retailer and share the lower price you saw on a competitor's website. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker puts the method to a test.
Experts Compare Flowers From Independents Versus Big-Box Retailers
Expert: Stores Will Soon Be Open All Day On ThanksgivingWhile most people will be digesting their turkey dinner next Thursday night, some retail employees will be heading out to work.
One Simple Step Unlocks All Kinds Of Birthday FreebiesRetailers will offer up a variety of services on your birthday if you'll just furnish them with one thing. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Another Downtown Retailer ClosingRetailer Loehmann's closes this weekend on State Street, the latest store to close downtown. But hope may be on the horizon, CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Retailers Want More Personal Info In Exchange For ReturnsThe trend upsets some consumers who don't want to become part of a company's marketing database.