Ashley Furniture

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Ashley Furniture Reviews

Updated February 20, 2015
Updated February 20, 2015
163 Reviews
2.5
163 Reviews
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Ashley Furniture President and CEO Todd Wanek
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • I like that it is an easy flow work environment (in 10 reviews)

  • Fast paced, enjoyable staff and upper managment (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • If you want any work life balance you won't find it here (in 6 reviews)

  • In general the attitude of upper management is focused on working longer than your designated shift (in 10 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture

    Pros

    Fun fast paced job. Good pay

    Cons

    Commit and there will be no cons

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Ok Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ashley Furniture

    Pros

    decent commission structure, fun and energetic work environment

    Cons

    long hours, poor management, work life balance is non existent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Great comany to work for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Summer Help in Arcadia, WI
    Current Employee - Summer Help in Arcadia, WI

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay, awesome benefits, and good people.

    Cons

    Vacation days are limited but you can usually get the days off you need.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Don't expect anything HR tells you

    Current Employee - Assembler in Arcadia, WI
    Current Employee - Assembler in Arcadia, WI

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    No weekends for 2nd shift

    Cons

    if you have a problem with your supervisor nothing will happen. You will run around in circles. The only reason they are so big is they put up factories in small towns so everyone will work there.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do something about complaints from employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Best in the Industry

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture

    Pros

    Good money and product line

    Cons

    Little communication and direction for sales

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    To many changes in policy and direction.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Demand Planner

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Demand Planner in Arcadia, WI
    Current Employee - Demand Planner in Arcadia, WI

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ownership is very involved, knowledgeable, and personable. Most of the front line I have worked with as well as upper management are very qualified and care about their employees. Improvement and adapting to change that aids in improving the organization are emphasized shows the organization is focused on staying competitive for the long term. Company initiatives are communicated well so employees feel engaged and valued.

    Cons

    Training is very good in some departments and very limited in others. Advancement opportunities are relatively limited in many departments since company growth has been very modest for the past 5 years.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    good place to work for .

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Richmond, VA

    I worked at Ashley Furniture full-time

    Pros

    can be a good starter job for a teen .

    Cons

    people need to work better together there.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    It's a good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Palmdale, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Palmdale, CA

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good folks and comfortable working environment

    Cons

    Way to many sales people in my oppinion

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Sales volume is the way to advance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Don't believe the management

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in DFW, TX
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in DFW, TX

    I worked at Ashley Furniture full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Basically none I can think of

    Cons

    Owners of company are unethical and would try not to pay there own employees if they could get away from it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your employees how you would want to be treated. It's 2014....dictatorships type management are out. Employees want to be heard and be encouraged to give there opinions. Management distrusts it's own employees. Employee appreciation is never really felt or expressed.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  11.  

    Poor Support of Licencees

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at Ashley Furniture full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good brand, organized logistics. Stores are located in great areas in several cities, responds to customer complaints regarding independent AHF owners and operators. Great branding.

    Cons

    Needs to support independent locations with improving speed of delivery of replacement parts, deliver less damaged furniture to your licensee's, send the CORRECT parts as requested to reduce customer frustration.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Implement consistent practices across various Shop Ashley locations.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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