Flowers Foods
3.1 of 5 34 reviews
www.flowersfoods.com Thomasville, GA 5000+ Employees

Flowers Foods Reviews

Updated Jun 15, 2014

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3.1 34 reviews

                             

76% Approve of the CEO

Flowers Foods Chairman, President, and CEO George E. Deese

George E. Deese

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48% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Fortune 500 company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSalary, benefits, and job security.

    ConsLong hours and work most holidays.

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    Room To Grow

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFamily atmosphere, career advancement, work/life balance, benefits, training, job safety, job security. Management does a great job planning ahead.

    ConsHours can be tough for plant employees and pay.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Wonderful company to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat advancement opportunities within the company. The company cares about its employees.

    ConsCan be demanding at times, but it is also very rewarding.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay attention to what is happening locally.

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    Great structure and mangement along with competative pay and great benifits.

    Production Supervisor (Current Employee)
    Denton, TX

    ProsIn this evergrowing economy this is one job that will always be around so the only reason you could loose this job rests on your own shoulders. Mangement is reasonable with their demands and expectations.

    ConsSometimes you will work more than 40 hours a week but there is no con i really found with this job in the past 5 years.

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou are doing a great job Bobby, Lee, Amber & Clint.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Flowers Bakery of Crossville is a great place to work.

    Production Supervisor (Current Employee)
    Crossville, TN

    ProsGood wages, good benefits, great people.

    ConsSchedule changes due to volume.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Love learning new stuff.

    General Worker (Current Employee)
    London, KY

    ProsThe pay is great,Its close to home,Its a good job.

    Consnot enough time off for sick days.with or without pay we need more time off.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Slow but steady

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Saint Louis, MO

    ProsGood company, family values and managment is fair. Great brands and growing every year. A leader in the bread category.

    Conslow pay to start. Hard work.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIts a great company if your willing to stick it out and work your way up. Get a better handel on local pricing.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Flowers is a great company to work for.

    Sales Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsThe pay is good ,I enjoy my co workers, and the companys' culture and values are in line with my own

    ConsYou work a lot of hours at times and can be a challenge to balance your personal and work life

    Advice to Senior ManagementI have no advice to management at this time my experience at Flowers thus far has been great.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A fast paced environment thats money driven.

    Bread Distributor (Current Employee)

    ProsFreedom to complete the task at your own discretion,better pay,and the tax deductions

    Consno benefits,must pay for your expenses(truck maintenance,gas,whatever)

    Advice to Senior ManagementThats the beauty of it.I'm my own boss.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    One of the best companies I've worked for.

    SAP Business Analyst (Former Employee)

    ProsStable job. Relatively stress free. Great environment. Effective & friendly peers & seniors. All employees treated with respect. This is a company that truly values its employees. Would highly recommend.

    ConsRelatively fewer opportunities for huge advancements in technology.
    Number of vacation days.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey are doing a terrific job.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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