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Brown Printing Reviews

Updated May 26, 2017
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  1. "End of a good company"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Printing full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A solid company with good people and focus.

    Cons

    Last of the buggy-whip manufacturers...sold to Quad Graphics.

    Advice to Management

    Good luck in retirement


  2. "horribile"

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    Former Employee - Jogger in East Greenville, PA
    Former Employee - Jogger in East Greenville, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    great work enviorment there were great workers face paced very fluent and hard workers

    Cons

    bad people communications bad food bad service reps

    Advice to Management

    maybe they shouldnt hire back some people maybe they should i have no say in what happens but tighten up no wonder you guys went under.

  3. "Great company gone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quakertown, PA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quakertown, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Printing full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great people and culture. Quad Graphics buried the company.

    Cons

    Volker Peterson destroyed the company

    Advice to Management

    no longer needed since company was sold and buried.


  4. "Master machine operator"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Master Binder Operator in Crystal Lake, IL
    Former Employee - Master Binder Operator in Crystal Lake, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Printing (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great people and opportunities benefits were good hrs and hours were family friendly. Safe environment to work in

    Cons

    I cannot say that there were any cons working for brown printing.


  5. "Never again!!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Material Handler in Woodstock, IL
    Former Employee - Material Handler in Woodstock, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Brown Printing full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Got hired on and I earned full benefits.

    Cons

    Too many to list. Poor management. Night-shift 6pm - 6am.

    Advice to Management

    Good Luck!


  6. "plant shut down"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Elkhorn, WI
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Elkhorn, WI

    I worked at Brown Printing (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great team of employees, Good pay, working conditions

    Cons

    Got bought out and shut down the facility.


  7. "CSR"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Account Manager in East Greenville, PA
    Former Employee - Customer Account Manager in East Greenville, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brown Printing (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, vacation and benefits

    Cons

    Did not invest in new equipment

  8. "Corporate Biller"

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    Current Employee - Corporate Biller in Waseca, MN
    Current Employee - Corporate Biller in Waseca, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Brown Printing (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    people, benefits, caring management, work life balance,

    Cons

    not really anything that would make a comment here.


  9. "printing company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Room Clerk and Receiving Department Scheduler in Woodstock, IL
    Former Employee - Supply Room Clerk and Receiving Department Scheduler in Woodstock, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Brown Printing full-time

    Pros

    New management, Paid weekly, Friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    Noisy, Organized but needs cleaning and Weird hours to work

    Advice to Management

    Too much overtime can be costly for the company


  10. "Great team family feel"

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    Former Employee - Sales in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Sales in New York, NY

    Pros

    Training, sharing, communicating, team work,

    Cons

    none, none, none, none, none

    Advice to Management

    Please stay in touch with your employees.


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