Category Archives: Chicago

Avant plans growth, jobs in downtown Chicago.

CHICAGO — In June, marketplace lending platform Avant announced plans to occupy 80,000 square feet in Chicago and hire several hundred employees. The company now plans to hire even more than it originally anticipated with at least 600 new jobs in 2016. ...

SPINS spinning into Chicago, adding 100 new jobs.

CHICAGO — SPINS announced that the company has opened its corporate headquarters in Chicago. It has moved 150 employees to the city, and plans to add more than 100 new jobs over the next two years. “SPINS sees what many companies are seeing in C ...

S.C. Johnson bringing 175 jobs to Chicago.

CHICAGO — S.C. Johnson & Son has announced that it is bringing approximately 175 jobs over the next 12 to 24 months to a new office in Chicago. The new jobs are primarily marketing and sales related positions. The consumer products company has ...

C.H. Robinson building new HQ in Chicago.

CHICAGO — C.H. Robinson, one of the world’s largest logistics providers, has announced plans for a 207,000-square-foot build-to-suit office building located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Construction of the three-story building will trans ...

UPS hiring 3,000 seasonal workers in Chicago area.

CHICAGO — United Parcel Service will hire more than 3,000 seasonal workers in six Chicago area facilities. The company will fill positions in Palatine, Northbrook, Franklin Park, Bedford Park and two facilities in the city. Positions available with UPS ...

ConAgra Foods moving HQ, 700 jobs to Chicago.

CHICAGO — ConAgra Foods announced the relocation of its headquarters to Chicago. The owner of iconic food brands such as Chef Boyardee, Libby’s and Swiss Miss, among others, will lease new office space in the Merchandise Mart. ConAgra will staff ...

Macy’s hiring 2,000 holiday workers in Chicago.

CHICAGO — Macy’s has begun hiring more than 2,000 seasonal positions in the Chicago area. The retailer operates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, and plans to hire a total 85,000 holiday seasonal workers nationwide. The department st ...