Adding to the list of grocers, retailers and restaurants that are increasing their hiring efforts in-line with consumer demand in these uncertain times, Dollar Tree and 7-Eleven will add 45,000 staff members.

The discounter plans to hire 25,000 full- and part-time associates at Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores and distribution centres across the US. The open positions include full- and part-time managers at the company’s more than 15,000 store locations, along with flexible part-time shifts for cashiers and stockers. The positions in Dollar Tree’s 24 distribution centres include order fillers, equipment operators, and warehouse associates.

7‑Eleven said it expects as many as 20,000 new store employees to be hired by 7-Eleven or by independent 7-Eleven franchised business owners in the near future to meet increased demand for its products and services. 7‑Eleven operates, franchises and/or licenses more than 70,000 stores in 17 countries, including 11,800 in North America.