Odwalla

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Great place to work, relaxed yet professional environment, the best of both worlds!

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  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Accounting Associate in Half Moon Bay, CA
Former Employee - Accounting Associate in Half Moon Bay, CA

I worked at Odwalla

Pros

Casual friendly, collaborative environment, the culture is corporate yet somewhat bohemian at the same time. Nobody works long hours except for some execs and sales people.

Cons

None noticed firsthand, although since Coke is their parent company some large company bureaucracy is going to be around in some of their processes, but that's expected.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep going with the great culture and friendly environment!

Recommends
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9 Other Employee Reviews for Odwalla (View Most Recent)

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    Great people in the field and streets, leadership needs some work

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Half Moon Bay, CA
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Half Moon Bay, CA

    I worked at Odwalla

    Pros

    Working for a company that promotes a healthy lifestyle is great and Odwalla fits that bill. The brand has some consumer recognition and its fun hearing people say "I love your juice". There are some great people who work for Odwalla, most of which have for many years.

    Cons

    The company lacks vision and the leadership seems to be falling apart over the past year. The company has been unstable since the re-org in 2008 and especially after their President left. The leadership isn't in touch with the company or its people. Working for Odwalla is also difficult during the economic downturn as the product is a luxery item and the price is not attractive to shoppers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fix the major problems with supply chain and operations. Marketing needs a lot of work. The brand was a great one, look back to its roots and understand where it needs to go. Don't continue down the path of making this just another Coke brand as it will fail.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Good To Great, but How Good ?

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    Current Employee - Too Detailed in Portland, ME
    Current Employee - Too Detailed in Portland, ME

    I have been working at Odwalla

    Pros

    Good People, good benefits good direction sometimes

    Cons

    job opportunities limited, drive time to work, remote from corp hq, direction sometimes is questionable

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Refocus on the employees

    Approves of CEO
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