Macy’s to Furlough Most Workers as Stores Stay Shut During Pandemic

Wall Street Journal, Mar. 30, 2020–Suzanne Kapner (subscription)
The department store operator, which employs roughly 130,000 people, told staff on Monday that it would continue to pay health benefits and cover 100% of premiums at least through May. It will keep on some staffers to support its e-commerce operations, distribution and call centers.