Staffing - Commercial

Commercial staffing growth update

August 19, 2009

Revenue down 25% to 30% y/y in 2Q09
But monthly trends improving
TrueBlue reports higher skilled areas relatively strong

Largest U.S. Office/Clerical Temporary Staffing Firms

July 20, 2009

Fourteen companies make up 53% of market
Kelly Services, the largest, makes up 10% of market
Consolidation expected in 2009

Commercial staffing growth update

May 15, 2009

Commercial staffing sees accelerating downdraft
Industrial remains in sharper decline than office/clerical
But trends in key markets show signs of improvement

Commercial staffing growth update

May 12, 2008

Large commercial staffing firms see sharp decline in 1Q08
Revenue drop accelerates in March at industrial heavyweight TrueBlue
But Manpower says situation "not getting any worse"

Commercial staffing growth update

February 19, 2008

CEOs not too pessimistic

Special Report - Office/Clerical Staffing Growth Assessment

December 18, 2007

Staffing's maturest segment sees tepid growth
Cross-selling opportunities still maintain office/clerical's bread and butter status
Trends in technology and offshoring promise to keep this market dynamic

Commercial firms outperformed other staffing in fourth quarter

March 25, 2004


Commercial staffing market ready to see some growth

June 17, 2003


Commercial staffing firm snags $4 million funding

April 8, 2003


Commercial staffing stocks rise in 2002

January 7, 2003