Crate and Barrel Overview

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  • Northbrook, IL
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1962
  • Company - Private
  • Home Furniture and Houseware Shops
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsPottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, Sur La Table
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At Crate and Barrel, we help people love how they live in moments that matter. Founded in 1962, the Crate and Barrel family of brands, including CB2, is an industry-leading home furnishings specialty retailer, known for exclusive and functional designs celebrating all things ...
Mission: A leader in omnichannel retail and direct marketing, we believe in the experience of physical stores and embracing the customer experience by offering inspired living across all of our platforms. From curated product sourcing and production to custom delivery and set-up in more ...

Crate and Barrel Reviews

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Janet Hayes
Janet Hayes
43 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Great company to work for"

Feb 24, 2021 - Sales Associate


Great management, high standards, truly care about their employees


Can be difficult to move up management ladder
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Diversity & Inclusion at Crate and Barrel

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Crate and Barrel Interviews

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Applied online68%
In Person21%
Employee Referral5%

  1. Visual - Assistant Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Crate and Barrel (Columbus, OH)


    I was recruited through online. Met with Area Manager, then Area Visual Manager. I had a phone interviewed with HR and then had a zoom interview with a senior field manager along with another HR representative.

    Tell me about a time within the last 6 months that you made a difference in your current role that impacted business.

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Company Updates

October 14, 2019
All Crate and Barrel stores will be hosting a Holiday Hiring Open House on October 16th and October 17th from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm. We are actively seeking motivated individuals who have the drive and desire to succeed in a team environment to join us this holiday season. Walk-ins welcome. For more details and to apply online, please go to:
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October 2, 2019
It’s our busiest time of the year! All of our Crate and Barrel stores have Seasonal Sales + Seasonal Stock associate opportunities available. To learn more about these positions and to apply online, go to:
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Crate and Barrel Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index2016
  • Dream Big Class of 2014National Retail Federation2014

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

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Furniture Sales Associate
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What are perks and other benefits like at Crate and Barrel? offers good perks and its a good company...

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