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Fashion Bug Reviews

Updated Mar 22, 2019

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3.2
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43%
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63%
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MaryEllen MacDowell
33 Ratings
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  • "Credit card goals unrealistic when there are only a few customers each day(in 11 reviews)

  • "sometimes they pushed too hard to sell charges, customers leave big messes in dressing room, rude customers(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Store manager"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Burton, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Fashion Bug full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great pay, discounts, benefits and bonsuses.

    Cons

    Shorter shifts and more employees during the holidays.

    Advice to Management

    They went out of business.

    Fashion Bug2018-12-23
  2. "great first job"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Lo Roy Acres, VA

    I worked at Fashion Bug full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    awesome discount good benefits good hours good training safe work place

    Cons

    had to monitor theft constant changes too easy to steal not too trendy

    Fashion Bug2019-03-22
  3. "Great niche organization, limited future"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Fashion Bug full-time

      Pros

      great organization - awesome CEO

      Cons

      no future and sadly, the CEO resigned

      Fashion Bug2018-07-03
    • "Store Manager"

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      Former Employee - Store Manager in Tacoma, WA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Fashion Bug for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Awesome environment. Supportive upper management

      Cons

      company went out of business

      Advice to Management

      cannot recommend nor review outlook because company closed

      Fashion Bug2017-06-06
    • "Too little too long"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Fashion Bug full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      I met my second family there

      Cons

      They knew they were closing for awhile before they said anything

      Advice to Management

      Company closed. The corporate people could care less about their employees.

      Fashion Bug2017-07-04
    • "Retail"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend

      I worked at Fashion Bug full-time

      Pros

      Small store environment let you get to know customers

      Cons

      Really push you to sell credit cards

      Fashion Bug2017-05-05
    • "store manager"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gloucester, VA

      I worked at Fashion Bug full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      fashion bug offered decent pay to their management team, the PTO was comparable to other retail companies, they had a great employee discount program

      Cons

      Upper level management did not care about your personal life (sick kid, family issues) the quality of the products were not great which lead to customer complaints, they really pushed their credit card & you had disciplary action taken when those c.c goals were not met

      Fashion Bug2016-11-03
    • "sale associate"

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      Former Employee - Sales Associate in Austell, GA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I worked at Fashion Bug part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Friendly environment cleanliness, great customer service

      Cons

      not be able to make more daily sales and keep up with most customer needs.

      Advice to Management

      communication and friendly environment

      Fashion Bug2016-06-27
    • "Store cashier"

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      Former Employee - Head Cashier in Middletown, NY

      I worked at Fashion Bug

      Pros

      Management was great to work for

      Cons

      Not much room for promotion. Not much insight on how company was doing then everything shut down

      Advice to Management

      Trickle down information

      Fashion Bug2016-06-15
    • "great place"

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      Former Employee - Cashier in Langhorne, PA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Fashion Bug for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Was a great place to work until they shut the company down

      Cons

      Low pay, long hours, bad neighborhood

      Fashion Bug2016-03-25
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