51,000 hourly US store employees to be furloughed by Best Buy

51,000 hourly US store employees to be furloughed by Best Buy

Sales for Best Buy Co Inc have dropped by nearly 5% in the first two months of the quarter. This has resulted in the company deciding to furlough nearly 51,000 hourly US store employees as stores have been kept shut by the electronics retailer due to the coronavirus pandemic.

David
David
I have no idea
I have no idea 1 months

By furlough they mean put on unemployment and maybe hire them back if they don't have to close those stores.

Rational
Rational 1 months

But the c-suite is still getting paid. Let that sink in for a bit.

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