FMI-The Food Industry Association has partnered with online hiring and talent search service to create a national marketplace to employee workers displaced by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Called the Eightfold Talent Exchange, the platform will serve as a bridge between organizations that need to quickly hire and companies with staff who have been furloughed or laid off, FMI and said Monday. The exchange will connect human resources and business leaders to collaborate across corporate and industry boundaries to fulfill the tremendous swings in labor needs.