Yankee Candle
2.9 of 5 161 reviews
www.yankeecandle.com South Deerfield, MA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Loved it!

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Yankee Candle part-time for more than a year

ProsFun staff
Amazing products I actually liked to sell!
Floor changes didn't happen frequently

ConsPay not very high.
Sales tactics hound customers.

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

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Not for just any retail worker

First Assistant Manager (Current Employee)
Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Yankee Candle full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Personal attention and service to customers, a great product, easy to sell. Lots… Cons: As with any retail: standing for long hours, dealing with cranky guests, trying to make everyone happy from upper management to the sales associates… Advice to Senior Management: Either pick average dollar sales or conversion to be what is being looked at for what is important for building the business. It cannot… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Amazing Company

Sales Associate (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Yankee Candle part-time for less than a year


Pros: Above minimum wage salary for Sales Associate. Very caring and… Cons: A bit to religion oriented. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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