U.S. Company CRS Acquires U.K.’s FlexPlus
U.S. recruiting, staffing, and consulting company Corporate Resource Services has acquired U.K. logistics recruiter Flex Recruitment Plus. CRS also will use Flex’s “iintegra” online recruitment product in the U.S. recruitment market by the third quarter of 2014.
U.S. Consumer Sentiment Slips in May, Focus on Wages
Consumer sentiment declined in May over concerns about income growth, according to the monthly Thomson Reuters and University of Michigan survey. A preliminary reading shows overall consumer sentiment at 81.8, down from 84.1 in April. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast a reading of 84.5.
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