Vitamin Shoppe

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A nice place to work if you are a health enthusiast

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Current Employee - Sales Associate in Poughkeepsie, NY
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Poughkeepsie, NY

I have been working at Vitamin Shoppe

Pros

All employees receive a 25% discount, and there is one time of year where the employee discount is 35%. Overall a relaxing place to work where you can learn a lot from your customers and just being surrounded by vitamins and supplements all day.

Cons

As a sales associate there was no commission which gave little incentive to sell one product over another. Management is on salary and sometimes they have to work a lot of over time (20+ hrs) which they aren't compensated for.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Implement a commission to make selling exciting. Management has a tendency to cut managers who have been with the company for a long time when they don't want to pay them a high salary.

Recommends
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    This Company is not as good as Barnes & Nobles

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    Current Employee - District Manager CT in Bridgeport, CT
    Current Employee - District Manager CT in Bridgeport, CT

    I have been working at Vitamin Shoppe

    Pros

    I Get jewish holidays off

    Cons

    I am very stressed and nervous

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit before you get fired your very incompetent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Don't work there if your manager is overweight

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Hanover, MD
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Hanover, MD

    I worked at Vitamin Shoppe

    Pros

    Discount on products, Store Hours

    Cons

    To retrail based with limited knowledge of products unless associates take personal time to learn

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire managers who look the part

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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