Snyder's-Lance

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Snyder's-Lance Reviews

Updated December 16, 2014
Updated December 16, 2014
65 Reviews
2.5
65 Reviews
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Carl E. Lee
18 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Independence somewhat, work alone, meet great people, sheltered from weather mostly, great products, relaxed clothing policy, hire mostly good people (in 3 reviews)

  • Since the merger, all they care about is stock price (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • A living with no benefits at all (in 3 reviews)

  • Was a much better place to work before the merger (in 7 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Account Manager
    Former Employee - Sales Account Manager

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance full-time

    Pros

    Great company that is always looking to grow. They allow you to run your business with really good area management support.

    Cons

    There are not many cons for this organization with the exception that they could invest more in development of people for future career growth.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    IBO

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IBO in Biloxi, MS
    Former Employee - IBO in Biloxi, MS

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance

    Pros

    Decent pay, Independent, work own hours as long as you take care of the customer

    Cons

    Confusing settlement process, no vacation, no benefits.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better settlement process.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    hell

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Charlotte, NC

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance

    Pros

    family style, good people,

    Cons

    new manger came in change the family style and now its all about the numbers now

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    its about the people that doing then job

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5.  

    Top notch company! Glad to have been...

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

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    part of a great organization. Helpful in regards to assisting you in building up your sales territory

    Cons

    Merged with Snyder's now you are required to purchase a route.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no comment for the moment

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at Snyder's-Lance full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible, great co-workers, friendly environment

    Cons

    Tight deadlines and operate in Continuous project mode

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Mckee Foods

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Independent Distribotor in Tallahassee, FL
    Current Employee - Independent Distribotor in Tallahassee, FL

    I have been working at Snyder's-Lance full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great corporate culture, independent business owner, , great products, organized.

    Cons

    short time to sell product (3-4 weeks), average pay, not very many cons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    going private hurt this company

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

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    when I joined it was a small company, privately held. They hired highly experienced people to act in as entrepreneurs
    to grow the company.

    Cons

    Going puplic, they seem to have forgotten their past success, everything is about wall street now.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    I worked at Snyder's-Lance

    Pros

    Local managers always were willing to help. Always done by a reasonable hour. The hours were great.

    Cons

    We are independent contractor but they want everything done the corporate way. Want you to be frito lay but we pay for everything. Management want it run corporate but we are not.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit treating the independentsame like they are independent because we weren't allowed to make decisions on what accounts to deal with.

  10.  

    Promised big things - Reality was different

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Route Sales Representative
    Former Employee - Route Sales Representative

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

    Pros

    You mostly work on your own

    Cons

    A lot was wrong with the management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to trust employees to do their jobs more without micromanaging

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    No Respect

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

    I have been working at Snyder's-Lance full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Co-workers are great to work with. Good teamwork

    Cons

    Need new management. They want respect from employees,but employees get no respect from them..Way to many overtime hours..Can't schedule vacation days that you want..Supervisors treat employees terrible. Was a much better place to work before the merger..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your employees with RESPECT!!! Be willing to listen to your employees about bad management, especially supervisors in the company..Hire more people,working to many hours !!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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