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Jewel-Osco Overview

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Itasca, IL
10000+ employees
1899
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Grocery Stores & Supermarkets
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Walgreens, Mariano's, Meijer

Founded in 1899 by Frank Ross and his brother-in-law Frank Skiff, the Jewel Tea Company started as door to door salesman, utilizing horse drawn wagons to sell tea and coffee. Jewel Food Stores opened its first free-standing grocery store in 1932. In 1937 the Company in order to ... Read more

Mission: Our purpose is to be the best local supermarket for our customers, employees, partners and communities. Each of us are committed to the following:
• Knowing, listening to, and delighting our customers to win their loyalty.
• Providing the ... Read more


Jewel-Osco Reviews

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    Current Employee - Order Selector in Melrose Park, IL
    Current Employee - Order Selector in Melrose Park, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay with a growing and promising
    Future.

    Cons

    Hard to move around with so many people
    Around. (Contested)

    Advice to Management

    Would like the opportunity of working
    With your company

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Jewel-Osco Photos

Jewel-Osco photo of: Jewel-Osco Marketplace
Jewel-Osco photo of: Doug Cygan, new President of Jewel-Osco
Jewel-Osco photo of: Coming soon in 2018!
Jewel-Osco photo of: New Clark & Division Store
Jewel-Osco photo of: New Clark & Division Store
Jewel-Osco photo of: New Clark & Division Store
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Jewel-Osco Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Jewel-Osco.

    Interview

    No questions were asked. Instead, the manager pushed me into being a front end associate instead of what I applied for. I didn’t end up taking the job, but she didn’t even say anything about general merchandise

    Interview Questions

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Jewel-Osco Awards & Accolades

  • Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED), U.S. Green Building Council, 2009
  • Others Award(Long-Term Support as a Corporate Partner), Salvation Army, 2015

Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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