Large job fair at Towne East Square

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Retailers at Towne East Square will take part in a holiday job fair on Wednesday.

Towne East Square will hold the event from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday in the food court.

Local retailers will be hiring for the holiday season and will be on hand at the fair to accept applications, resumes and conduct interviews.

Here are the list of retailers that will be hiring: 911 Phone Repair, Aerie, American Eagle, Brookstone, Charleys Philly Steaks, Christopher & Banks, Foot Locker, Maurices, Old Navy, Rue21, Sprint, Starbucks, Superstar Sports, the Children’s Place, the Third Planet, Torrid, Tradehome Shoes, Visionworks, Yankee Candle, Zales, Victoria's Secret, Journey's, Go Calendar's, JCP, Kitchen Collection, and Windsor.

El Dorado Corrections Facility will also take part in the job fair.

Mall officials encouraged applicants to dress nicely and to bring a copy of their resume.

Retail experts say they expect holiday shopping sales to be up 3.8 percent this year.

They will need all hands on deck so come out today and apply.