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Columbus, OH
10000+ employees
1969
Company - Public (BIG)
General Merchandise & Superstores
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Target, Walmart, Dollar General
Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) is a unique, non-traditional, discount retailer operating over 1,400 BIG LOTS stores in 47 states with product assortments in the merchandise categories of Furniture, Seasonal, Soft Home, Food, Consumables, Hard Home ... Read more

Mission: Our business was founded on the belief that everyone loves a great deal. This guiding principle is at the heart of our mission: Surprises in every aisle, every day! Our customers are savvy about shopping, practical about savings, and thrilled by great merchandise, brands, and ... Read more

Big Lots Reviews

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Big Lots President and CEO David J. Campisi
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Big Lots full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Big Lots is a company with outstanding experienced Senior Leadership. They're Mission and Values are shared through all aspects of the company. Pay is fair and competative.

    Cons

    Depending on job, sometimes the hours are demanding. But really don't have any other cons to mention.

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Big Lots Interviews

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    Accepted Offer
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    Interview

    I applied online and received a phone call to come in for an interview. The interview was rather informal - I met with the manager and we just discussed the work schedule/hours and my previous experience briefly.

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Big Lots Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2016
  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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