Pathmark

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Great place to work up until A&P took over and change the whole company working atmosphere.

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Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Edison, NJ
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Edison, NJ

I have been working at Pathmark

Pros

Great Customers
Supportive DM's (old Pathmark management)
Family atmosphere (pre A&P)
Advancement possibilities
Decent pay

Cons

Senior management with no supermarket background making decisions and focusing on things that have no bearings on what the consumer wants or expects.
No raises (4yrs)
Poor associate morale (After A&P took over)
Your only good as your last number. All previous years hard work, effort, and dedication means nothing to upper senior management.
Turning managers into Puppets...slowly bleeding away any creativity and ingenuity store mangers havein their own building.
Expecting every store to run and look the same when Pathmark has a wide variety of ethnicities and income levels.
Labor cuts (expecting more with way less)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop with the million detailed implementation plans. Allow store managers to lead and direct this stores in the ways that they know how to improve the business. The "follow the plan" or else motto needs to go.
Work on building associate morale in meaningful ways, not in the current superficial and lack luster way currently being used and failing miserably.
Remove the noose over Store Managers and Assistants heads and make them feel appreciated for the work they do.
Reestablish salary increases. Four years no raises is obsurd...every year expenses and cost of living is going up our paychecks should reflect that.
No bonuses for upper senior management. Everyone should be sacrificing for the good of the company if you really care about the future and stability of a bankrupt A&P.

No opinion of CEO

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    disappointing work environment

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethpage, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethpage, NY

    I worked at Pathmark

    Pros

    Working at Pathmark is good for an individual who requires flexibility in work hours. This makes it suitable to young people.

    Cons

    The downsides to working at Pathmark are the lack of mobility within the company. The compensation is also terrible for the amount of sales they do.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    i just like helping customer, an i server them with a smile.i learn alot from this business.

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    Former Employee - Deli-clerk in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Deli-clerk in Newark, NJ

    I worked at Pathmark

    Pros

    i love working with the employee, customer are well like .i am a team work. pathmark alway say server your customer with a smile an that my skill..

    Cons

    sometime they dont have teamwork

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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