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Mark's Overview

www.marks.com
Calgary, AB (Canada)
5001 to 10000 employees
1977
Company - Private
Retail
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Mark's is a Canadian casual and industrial apparel and footwear retailer. With 385 stores operating across the country, the company has solidified its place in the retail market as Canada's number one men's casual apparel and ... Read more

Mission: Mark's is committed to outfitting Canadians with the confidence to look and feel their best for life in Canada. Mark's carries all the apparel necessary for the job of being Canadian. From outerwear, an extensive denim collection, industrial ... Read more

Mark's Reviews

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    "Company has HUGE potential, but they aren't living up to it...."

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    Current Employee - Management in Ontario, CA
    Current Employee - Management in Ontario, CA
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    I have been working at Mark's full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large, Canadian organization! Low turnover at Store Mgr Level and above! Good products with good innovation. Company is definitely trying to move into the current century

    Cons

    Disorganized method of doing business, Respect for People- has left the building!, No one ever talks about sales!!!???? Absent leadership from the Regional VP levels.... "ignore it and it will go away" seems to be the mindset. People need to see PEOPLE!

    Advice to Management

    DM's visit stores, regularly. AVP's don't. Not sure why this is allowed? Get out of the office and speak to the people who can give valuable information regarding your business trends, customer feedback, and give these people some recognition...

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Mark's Interviews

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Mark's (Waterloo, ON (Canada)) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Very easy interview, applied online and dropped off the resume in person as well, they asked me for my reference the same day and call them next day, the whole process tooke less than a week,

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Company Updates

  • Check out this blog post that spotlights some stylish Mark's boat shoes. Get inspired to spruce up your Fall wardrobe for the office and at home!

    EDGE of Fall Fashion Photos - EDGE

    I noticed your outfit. And I was wondering why you decided to wear this today? It's an outfit I wear a lot because I get lazy in the morning, so technically these tights are supposed to go higher, but I think they look cuter, if it looks like they're knee socks because knee socks don't stay on my legs, they just fall and I like the sweater because it's big and that's kind of fall, I guess?

  • Mark's is partnering with SCENE for an exciting promotion! Check out our #EverythingInJeans campaign and learn more!

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