The Fresh Market

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Good company to work for!

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Current Employee - Cheese Specialist  in  Jackson, MS
Current Employee - Cheese Specialist in Jackson, MS

Pros

Management is usually flexible with employee's schedules. The company is laid back and very friendly. Management treats all employees with respect.

Cons

Training is lacking at times. Many changes have/are happening and at times seems the store is left in the dark.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other reviews for The Fresh Market

  1.  

    A great place to work

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

    Pros

    * You get a 20% discount off most items
    * Great staff, I love the people I work with.
    * They give a 2% raise after your first 90 days then give you about .25 raise annually.
    * You get a holiday bonus towards the end of the year
    * Not boring, there is always something to do
    * They are extremely flexible when it comes to scheduling
    * Good quality foods
    * Tell management what you want and they will do their best to satisfy you
    * Nice size company, they are expanding all over the United States.

    Cons

    * It's tricky to get good hours if you're part time
    * Customers can be a pain
    * Sometimes there is not enough help
    * Nearly impossible to get days off before major holidays
    * Very disorganized backroom, it's nearly impossible to find anything

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management overall does a decent job of running the store, but they should listen more to what their employees have to say.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great Products...Terrible Business Model

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Produce Manager  in  Annapolis, MD
    Former Employee - Assistant Produce Manager in Annapolis, MD

    Pros

    -20% discount on most products
    -Nice Co-workers (NOT Maangers)
    -Full-time work hours

    Cons

    -Unexperienced managers
    -Micromanaging
    -Harassing employees
    -Pay is a lot less than any other grocery store in the area

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please change your business model. Paying people below the industry standard is not being frugal; it is unacceptable.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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