Walmart is staffed for 2023 holidays

FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2019, file photo Balo Balogun labels items in preparation for a holiday sale at a Walmart Supercenter in Las Vegas. On Friday, Dec. 6, the U.S. government issues the November jobs report. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

Walmart Inc. signaled last week that it won't be hiring the thousands of extra Christmas season workers this year that it has in the past.