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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palm Springs, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palm Springs, CA

    I worked at Cost Plus (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good place to work. Pretty easy job and lots of interaction with customers. Flexible on scheduling and they offer benefits.

    Cons

    a lot of building displays and tearing down after only a week or so. Always moving items aroun. I guess thats part of retail though.

    Advice to Management

    Managers were always good at my store. I would say let the individual store control ordering. Sometime too much stock.


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    POS Coordinator Interview

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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Cost Plus.

    Interview

    First, I had a phone interview. The HR person asked the basic questions. Then I was asked for an in-person interview. First part was with an HR person. Then the panel interview with 3 people, HR person, direct supervisor, department manager. Overall, the interview was average. The interview was about 1.5 hours long.

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Website www.worldmarket.com
Headquarters Oakland, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1958
Type Company - Public
Industry Retail
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

Cost Plus adorns dining rooms and picnics with wicker, wine, and cheese. The retailer's 260 Cost Plus World Market, Cost Plus Imports, and World Market stores sell furniture, rugs, baskets, ceramics, and other home decor, as well as exotic food and beverages. Designed to resemble upscale world markets, Cost Plus' stores are often located near major malls in about 30 states. The company targets women ages 25 to 55. Much of what it sells is imported from more than 50 countries; many of its 10,000-plus items are proprietary and are sold under its World Market private label... More

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