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Collections Etc. Overview

Elk Grove Village, IL
201 to 500 employees
1996
Company - Private
Retail
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Winston Brands, Inc. with its flagship brand Collections Etc. is an industry leading multichannel merchandising retailer with a rapidly growing eCommerce business that offers thousands of items online and via our various printed catalogs. We are recognized within the industry ... Read more

Collections Etc. – Why Work For Us?


There are a ton of reasons to work at Collections Etc, from Winston Brands, Inc., a few come to mind:  

1. Explore your talents and discover what you love 

2. Diversify your skill set by participating in new projects 

3. You can make an impact 

4. You are never more than a couple of levels away from the decision maker  

5. You wear many hats 

6. You work more closely with senior leaders 

7. You can move quickly on your ideas 

8. You will stretch your creativity

We challenge you to find your passion and discover what you love – look to join our team!

Just as we believe in offering affordable quality merchandise to our customers, Winston Brands Incorporated also believes in a diverse, innovative, creative, and exciting work environment.

Winston Brands Incorporated provides rewarding careers in an environment that values teamwork and personal involvement. If you like a fast-paced, high-performance work environment, Winston Brands Incorporated is the place for you!

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    "My time at the Melrose Park location has been good and it was what I expected"

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    I have been working at Collections Etc. (Less than a year)

    Pros

    People are nice, location is great, high energy location. The team seems to work well together and help each other.

    Cons

    Long hours, schedule shifts often but is the busy time of the year. There is really nothing other than the hours

    Advice to Management

    Act happy even if you are stressed

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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Collections Etc. (New York, NY) in September 2016.

    Interview

    Initial screening by hr, face to face interview with Hiring manager, face to face interview with COO. Overall very friendly and informative, COO went out of his way to make an interview with me. Hiring manager was very open and forthcoming with information regarding growth of the company and future outlook.

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