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Charming Shoppes Overview

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Bensalem, PA
10000+ employees
1940
Company - Public
Retail
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown

Working at Charming Shoppes

Charming Shoppes is big in women's plus-size clothing. The company runs some 2,065 stores (and related websites) at three fashion chains that cater to the amply proportioned: about 845 Lane Bryant and Lane Bryant Outlet stores in about 45 states; some ... Read more

Charming Shoppes Reviews

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Charming Shoppes President & CEO Anthony M. Romano
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    Former Employee - Charming ASSISTANT PRODUCT MANAGER in Bensalem, PA
    Former Employee - Charming ASSISTANT PRODUCT MANAGER in Bensalem, PA
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    I worked at Charming Shoppes (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They took great care of their employees and made it an engaging place to work...

    Cons

    It was such a large company with so many different areas, it was hard to be recognized. But keeping engaged with other areas helped with the transition.

    Advice to Management

    Flex time is so important these days with so many active families and employees that are eager to work and grow in their careers. This would be great to contin

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Charming Shoppes Interviews

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    Senior Auditor Interview

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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Charming Shoppes.

    Interview

    Interviews varied based on department but most were done by hiring manager first, and then directors or VPs. For our department, prior experience was key. Public Accounting experience was a plus but not 100% required.

    Interview Questions

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Charming Shoppes Awards & Accolades

  • Top Entry Level Employers, CollegeGrad, 2009
  • Top 100 Public, Private and Nonprofit Employers in Philadelphia, Philly.com, 2008

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