Making News in Business, June 24

Big Y to hold hiring spree June 29

SPRINGFIELD — Big Y will hold its first company wide hiring event at over 75 locations across Massachusetts and Connecticut on Tuesday, June 29. Anyone 18 years and older attend.

Every store plus the distribution center will hold interviews and hiring managers will be able to make on-the-spot job offers from 3-8 p.m. on this day. Currently, there are openings at all Big Y supermarkets, Big Y Gas and Convenience Stores, Table & Vine Fine Wines and Spirits, and Big Y’s Fresh and Local Distribution Center.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply in advance online at, which also includes addresses of all locations.

All individuals hired on this day will receive a $50 gift card of their choice such as Apple, Big Y or Spotify. Additionally, after working through the summer, every Big Y employee including those newly hired will receive an employee appreciation bonus in their paychecks in early…

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