Yankee Candle
3.0 of 5 179 reviews
www.yankeecandle.com South Deerfield, MA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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great brand and some great people, but top management is among the worst

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
South Deerfield, MA

Prosfabulous brand with incredible equity and loyal consumers

Consterrible culture that rewards those that put up & shut up, very little respect or investment in employees,top-down decision making with focus only on very short-term

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Never work here

    Store (Former Employee)

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


    Pros: Benefits package and employee discount are both pretty good Cons: I really don't understand why anyone stays working at this company. I worked there for a year and wish I would have left sooner. I… 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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    I'm not just an ex-employee, I'm also a customer!

    Sales Associate (Former Employee)
    Swansea, MA

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


    Pros: Yankee Candles sell themselves. It's fun learning about the history… Cons: Management at the Swansea Ma store lacks Managerial skills and… Advice to Senior Management: your employees are also your customers so you should treat them well. I worked seasonal help 2012. Management was very secretive about when our last… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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