Carson Pirie Scott
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Headquarters York, PA
Size Unknown
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Unknown
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Dillard's, J. C. Penney

A grand dame of Chicago retailing, Carson Pirie Scott & Co. operates about 30 department stores located mostly in Illinois, but also in Indiana. The mid-tier retailer is owned by The Bon-Ton Stores, which acquired Carson Pirie Scott along with about 110 other stores under the the Bergner's, Boston Store, Herberger's, and Younkers names from Saks Inc in 2006. Founded in 1854, Carson Pirie Scott was bought in 1989 by P.A. Bergner & Co., operator of the Bergner's and Boston Store chains. After a trip through Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, P.A. Bergner took the Carson Pirie... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   84 ratings


58% Approve of the CEO   37 ratings

Carson Pirie Scott President Bud Bergren

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  Former Sales Associate in Livonia, MI

Pros: You make a little more than minimum wage. The workers there are friendly and nice. They are great with your availability. Most of the time, there is enough staff so you get to work with someone. It is a great job for high school or college students… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in North Riverside, IL May 2012 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details – Human Resource Assistant is one of the nicest people you will meet there. She asks you basic retail/ interview questions such as: why do you want to work there, and gives you two scenarios.Full Interview

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They are pretty easy questions, maybe one weird one would be: what would you do if multiple customers needed your assistance? Answer Question

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