Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Restructuring and Severance Charges - Narrative (Details)

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Restructuring and Severance Charges - Narrative (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2021
Aug. 01, 2021
May 02, 2021
Jan. 31, 2021
Nov. 01, 2020
Aug. 02, 2020
May 03, 2020
Feb. 02, 2020
Oct. 31, 2021
Nov. 01, 2020
Nov. 03, 2019
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense $ 1,123 $ 489 $ 595 $ 632 $ 438 $ 546 $ 411 $ 1,246 $ 2,839 $ 2,641  
Cease use liabilities transferred to ROU assets                 0 1,964  
Restructuring reserve 549       $ 212       549 212 $ 3,845
North American Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Restructuring reserve 100               100    
International Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Restructuring reserve 200               200    
Operating Segments | North American Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 (57) 883  
Operating Segments | International Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 213 338  
Corporate & Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 2,553 1,420  
Restructuring reserve $ 200               200    
Corporate & Other | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 1,000 1,100  
Corporate & Other | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 1,800 300  
2020 Restructuring Plan                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   1,163  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   1,163  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | North American Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   78  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | North American Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   78  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | International Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   136  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | International Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   136  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Corporate & Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   949  
Restructuring costs excluding other adjustments                   1,000  
2020 Restructuring Plan | Corporate & Other | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   949  
Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   1,321  
Other | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 1,040 1,137  
Other | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 1,799 184  
Other | Operating Segments | North American Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   805  
Other | Operating Segments | North American Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 112 764  
Other | Operating Segments | North American Staffing | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 (169) 41  
Other | Operating Segments | International Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   202  
Other | Operating Segments | International Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 213 193  
Other | Operating Segments | International Staffing | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 0 9  
Other | Corporate & Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   314  
Other | Corporate & Other | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 585 180  
Other | Corporate & Other | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                 $ 1,968 134  
2018 Restructuring Plan                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   157  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   (23)  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   180  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | North American Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | North American Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | North American Staffing | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | International Staffing                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | International Staffing | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Operating Segments | International Staffing | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   0  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Corporate & Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   157  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Corporate & Other | Severance costs                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   (23)  
2018 Restructuring Plan | Corporate & Other | Other                      
Restructuring Cost and Reserve [Line Items]                      
Charged to expense                   $ 180