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Outlook & Prospects for Retail Trade Managers in Annapolis Valley Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Annapolis Valley Region||(3 of 3 stars)||2015-05-29|
For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be good for Retail Trade Managers (NOC 0621) in the Annapolis Valley region.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment is expected to decline.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Jan 25 - Jan 29, 2016
- A Value Village store is tentatively scheduled to open in the fall of 2016 in New Minas, taking over space once occupied by Zellers. The company indicates it typically hires about 50 workers in a new store.
- Carlton Cards and Susy Shier will close their stores in New Minas by the end of January 2016, putting 11 people out of work
- The HGS call centre in Kentville plans to add 50 or more employees to its current staff of 150 over the next couple of months
- Go Powersports Ltd., a New Minas-based snowmobile and off-road vehicle dealership and service centre, plans to add a retail store to its operation in October. The company will employ five workers and expects to add more staff over time.
- A Rossy department store will open in October at the Fort Edward Plaza in Windsor and will employ 20 people. The company has also recently opened two other stores in the province, in Bridgewater and Yarmouth.
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