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Matching Ad Hoc Workers With Employers In The UK

Matching UK Ad Hoc Workers With Employers

Labour xchange is matching ad hoc employees with employers in the U.K. In addition, retailers are ranking mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) adoption high on their priority lists this year. At the same time, Costco Wholesale Corporation beat analysts’ estimates for earnings, but fell short on top-line revenues for the second quarter. And Dollar Shave Club’s next act is holistic male wellness. All this, Today In Data.


$109.5B: The projected value of the global POS terminal market by 2023.

66 percent: The share of smaller businesses in the U.K. that won’t use recruitment agencies or other types of platform offerings.

$35.4 billion: The top-line revenues for Costco Wholesale Corporation in the second quarter.

11.2 percent: The global POS terminal market’s projected CAGR from 2018 to 2023.

$1 billion: The amount Unilever paid to acquire Dollar Shave Club in 2016.