Schwan's
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www.theschwanfoodcompany.com Marshall, MN 5000+ Employees

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TSL (Current Employee)

ProsFair pay for good work

ConsMicro managing by upper middle

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Going Downhill Fast

    District Sales Leader (Former Employee)
    Marshall, MN

    I worked at Schwan's full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: There were many in the beginning but now only a few. Gone are the profit sharing, award banquets, contests, club levels etc. etc. The 40%… Cons: Where to start. There are too many to list. The main reason it has gotten so bad is when Marvin passed away and the Board… Advice to Senior Management: Pay your hard working RSR's and TSL's a decent wage and then promote the cream of the crop. Remove the externally hired deadbeats in management… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Unrealistic Expectations and Poor Management

    Route Sales Representative (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Schwan's full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: There is a pretty hefty discount on the food, which is good. Management is also very hands off while… Cons: As of right now, RSR expectations are ridiculous. You are lucky if you can get by with an 11.5 hour day (my longest day pushes… Advice to Senior Management: Realize that many of the drivers that are making the company all of the money actually have lives outside… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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