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Contract watch: Kelly Services

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

Kelly Services Inc. (NASD: KELYA) said a joint venture of which it is part -- called the imPACTS Team -- received two indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contracts from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Program Management, Administrative, Clerical and Technical Solutions (PACTS) program....


FedEx: IRS team withdraws call for assessment

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

FedEx Corp. said Friday an Internal Revenue Service audit team now says the company won't have to pay a tax assessment in regard to FedEx Ground's independent contractors for the 2002 calendar year.

FedEx reported in September that the IRS was considering charging the company $14 million in taxes and...


Source2 revenue slips, but margin improves

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

Source2, an Orlando FL-based staffing firm, reported third-quarter revenue fell 20.5% to $2.7 million on a year-over-year basis. However, third-quarter gross margin improved to 25.7% from 20.5% in the same period last year.

In addition, the company reported third-quarter net income of $32,152, up from...


FedEx: IRS team withdraws call for assessment

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

FedEx Corp. said Friday an Internal Revenue Service audit team now says the company won't have to pay a tax assessment in regard to FedEx Ground's independent contractors for the 2002 calendar year.

FedEx reported in September that the IRS was considering charging the company $14 million in taxes and...


Manufacturing expands, temps called back

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in October at a faster rate than in September, according to the Institute for Supply Management's key purchasing managers' index for manufacturing released today. In addition, manufacturing employment expanded after 14 months of decline with to temporary workers...


Online job ads fall in October

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The number of U.S. jobs advertised online fell by 83,200 in October to approximately 3.3 million, according to The Conference Board's measure of online help-wanted ads released today.

"The September and October numbers are a further indication that, thus far, the recovery is weak," said Gad Levanon,...


Manufacturing expands, temps called back

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The U.S. manufacturing sector expanded in October at a faster rate than in September, according to the Institute for Supply Management's key purchasing managers' index for manufacturing released today. In addition, manufacturing employment expanded after 14 months of decline with to temporary workers...


Accountabilities CFO to step down

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

Accountabilities Inc. (OTCBB: ACBT.OB), a Manalapan NJ-based staffing firm, reported its CFO is stepping down, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. CFO Stephen DelVecchia and the company mutually agreed that he would give up the role after certain tasks are completed,...


Online job ads fall in October

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The number of U.S. jobs advertised online fell by 83,200 in October to approximately 3.3 million, according to The Conference Board's measure of online help-wanted ads released today.

"The September and October numbers are a further indication that, thus far, the recovery is weak," said Gad Levanon,...


Contract watch: Kelly Services

November 2, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

Kelly Services Inc. (NASD: KELYA) said a joint venture of which it is part -- called the imPACTS Team -- received two indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contracts from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Program Management, Administrative, Clerical and Technical Solutions (PACTS) program....