Birmingham-based Shipt, which provides shopping services for busy consumers, has announced plans to hire 100,000 season workers.
The increase will bring the firm’s shopper base to 300,000 workers.
A subsidiary of Target, Shipt is particularly searching for workers in Detroit and Grand Rapids, Michigan; Minneapolis/St. Paul; New York City; San Francisco; Los Angeles; Houston; and Chicago.
“We’re embarking on a holiday season like none before and taking proactive steps to ensure we can help American families get everything on their holiday list — groceries, essentials, gifts, home decor and apparel — in a safe, affordable, convenient way,” said Shipt CEO Kelly Caruso.
“We know that families across America need a little bit of holiday help this season,” Caruso added. “We look forward to welcoming thousands of new shoppers to the Shipt platform this holiday season.”
Shipt shops for some 120 retailers across the U.S. Newest partner stores include Party City and Bed, Bath & Beyond.