Employees gather for a meeting before opening the doors at a Best Buy Co. store in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S
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As the holidays approach, Best Buy has kicked off its seasonal hiring by hosting a number of job fairs.
The electronics retailer said Monday it plans to hire “thousands” of workers to assist with the holiday shopping season. Despite the increasingly tight labor market and concerns about how trade uncertainty will impact shopping this year, retailers have started hiring extra hands in anticipation of the holidays.
Best Buy will host a national fair on Oct. 10-11, where the company said all U.S. stores will hold interviews. The company said…