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Middleton, WI
1001 to 5000 employees
1998
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Consumer Products Manufacturing
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Pleasant Rowland introduced American Girl dolls in 1986 as a historically-themed alternative to Barbie and the Cabbage Patch Kids. Since 1998 her firm has been owned by the maker of both rival dolls, #1 toy manufacturer Mattel. American Girl (formerly Pleasant Company) produces ... Read more

American Girl Reviews

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    I worked at American Girl part-time

    Pros

    I worked at the Tysons, VA store and it was lots of fun! Great pay for retail and fun staff.

    Cons

    Always busy, sometimes the kids are spoiled

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American Girl Interviews

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    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at American Girl.

    Interview

    Managers are nice and friendly, I got hired on the spot because of my outgoing and friendly personality and my sister worked there. It isn't stress inducing at all, in fact it was very low-key as they took me into their back office and asked just a few questons

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