Loehmann's

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Loehmann's Reviews

Updated November 20, 2014
Updated November 20, 2014
64 Reviews
2.4
64 Reviews
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Steven M. Newman
21 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Decent employee discount, Please do not consider that a reason to work there (in 8 reviews)

  • Great medical and dental benefits and work-life balance (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • pressure to sell Gold Cards (the company's membership card) (in 5 reviews)

  • Most have not been given any expectation to deliver good customer service or actually sell (in 4 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Taught me to enjoy what you have and not to dwell on what you dont

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Management in Bronx, NY
    Former Employee - Management in Bronx, NY

    I worked at Loehmann's full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    You work with a great group of people, lots of chances to learn.

    Cons

    To many chiefs, not enough indians.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the little people, sometimes we have good ideas.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Wonderful place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Farmington Hills, MI
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Farmington Hills, MI

    I worked at Loehmann's full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Work/life balance
    Teamwork
    Support from regional manager was consistent

    Cons

    Selling gold cards and soliciting magazines was at times difficult

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  3.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate Buyer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Associate Buyer in New York, NY

    I worked at Loehmann's full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great foundation in learning buying strategies and strong negotiation skills. You have an opportunity to work closely with all departments within the company. Strong emphasis on working as a team.

    Cons

    Mismanagement by upper management. Needs a training program for the merchandising department.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    3.5 years

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Moorestown, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Moorestown, NJ

    I worked at Loehmann's part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very flexible with my school schedule. Gave me a lot of hours. Experienced a little bit if everything from management to training new employees.

    Cons

    The corporate store was run carelessly and eventually led to the company shutting down.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the actual employees who are working in the actual stores.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    It was nice, but the distribution of pay was not based on experience which i found to be a disappointment.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chevy Chase, MD
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chevy Chase, MD

    I worked at Loehmann's full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    area was lovely, location is pleasant, and clientele are lovely.

    Cons

    i found that they left no room for the possiiblitly of advancement

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great place to begin a retail career.

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Irvine, CA

    I have been working at Loehmann's full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good people to work with and work as a team. Great place to learn all aspects of a retail job, especially in management.

    Cons

    No room for growth or development.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  8.  

    It was ok

    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Loehmann's part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The job itself was easy

    Cons

    The management was messy and showed favoritism management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    no good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Loehmann's part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    good co worker very friendly people

    Cons

    they want you to so much in a little r no time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  10.  

    out of business

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Loehmann's

    Pros

    they pay the workers very well

    Cons

    the company went out of business

  11.  

    Fun place to work

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

    I have been working at Loehmann's full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Creative and energetic people to work with.

    Cons

    Company went out of business and currently liquidating stores.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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