Flowers Foods

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Updated Jul 19, 2014

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3.1 35 reviews

76% Approve of the CEO

Flowers Foods Chairman, President, and CEO George E. Deese

George E. Deese

(21 ratings)

47% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Maintenance Engineer (Current Employee) San Antonio, TX

    Prosthe benefits are great! and the people are very helpful . management has a firm grasp on what is going on out on the floor. employee safety comes first1

    ConsThe summer heat is challenging.

    Advice to Senior Managementprofit sharing would be a great incentive!

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

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    Sales Manager (Former Employee) Bluefield, WV

    ProsGood Pay, benefits, hard work, but rewarding, great company for long career, great customer service if employees are trained properly

    Conslong hours, putting people in positions that they have no ideal that the hell they are doing just because they held a position with some company they just bought out, and over looking great loyal employees that have given them years of service

    Advice to Senior Managementbe aware of what is going on more at local plants even if you have to have spy to keep u informed

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

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    Conservative, well-managed company in growth mode

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Thomasville, GA

    ProsGrowth mode; strong executive management; friendly culture; great work/life balance; good benefit options

    ConsCorporate location often does not attract the strongest candidates; slow to implement changes; outdated HR processes; bonus/increases are not based on performance

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsMoney. Career advancement opportunity easily

    ConsWe work a ton of hot long days

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Flowers Foods has been a terrific company to work for.

    Sales Representative (Current Employee) Jacksonville, FL

    Prosupper maagement has alwayseemedgenualy caring
    when youneed time off you ussualy get it
    the benefitpackage is comparable to other comanies

    Consearly mornings are tough to getused to
    long hours

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Fortune 500 company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSalary, benefits, and job security.

    ConsLong hours and work most holidays.

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    Room To Grow

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFamily atmosphere, career advancement, work/life balance, benefits, training, job safety, job security. Management does a great job planning ahead.

    ConsHours can be tough for plant employees and pay.

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

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    Wonderful company to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat advancement opportunities within the company. The company cares about its employees.

    ConsCan be demanding at times, but it is also very rewarding.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay attention to what is happening locally.

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    Great structure and mangement along with competative pay and great benifits.

    Production Supervisor (Current Employee) Denton, TX

    ProsIn this evergrowing economy this is one job that will always be around so the only reason you could loose this job rests on your own shoulders. Mangement is reasonable with their demands and expectations.

    ConsSometimes you will work more than 40 hours a week but there is no con i really found with this job in the past 5 years.

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou are doing a great job Bobby, Lee, Amber & Clint.

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

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    Flowers Bakery of Crossville is a great place to work.

    Production Supervisor (Current Employee) Crossville, TN

    ProsGood wages, good benefits, great people.

    ConsSchedule changes due to volume.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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