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Great company

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Former Employee - Replenishment Buyer in Charlotte, NC
Former Employee - Replenishment Buyer in Charlotte, NC

I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

The company has a very warm and friendly work environment. The management team, especially the vice presidents and divisional vice presidents are very helpful and available to help employees troubleshoot issues. The work can range from routine to challenging and you have a sense that you are making a difference in your area. Your co-workers are very helpful and willing to help when you are challenged. The company does a great job of offering family friendly events and values the employee through yearly service awards and holiday appreciation dinners.

Cons

The pay structure is significantly lower in some of the areas than the comparable retail competitors, both in the town and nationally. There is not a lot of advancement for the employees to move across departments and many employees are looking for other positions. Senior management is unaware of the characteristics of their shoppers and does not understand the struggles they go through.

Advice to Management

Continue to invest heavily in your employees and develop talent better to promote the candidates that work for you

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    Former Employee - Performance Manager in Wickliffe, OH
    Former Employee - Performance Manager in Wickliffe, OH

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    New Information Technology and new Operation Process

    Cons

    Still growing in the retail market

    Advice to Management

    Involve Store Team Members in Transition growth

  2. Helpful (1)

    nice place to work very family oriented

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Cashier and Recovery in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Cashier and Recovery in Jacksonville, FL

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores part-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    hours are great and so are the people

    Cons

    very low pay very low pay

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work but work on getting the pay raised

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