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Updated Nov 20, 2022

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Found 491 of over 555 reviews
3.4
58% Recommend to a Friend
Flowers Foods CEO Ryals McMullian
61% Approve of CEO

Found 491 of over 555 reviews

3.4
58%
Recommend to a Friend
61%
Approve of CEO
Flowers Foods CEO Ryals McMullian
Ryals McMullian
75 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "pay is good and nice(in 79 reviews)
  • "Good benefits even though medical is getting to high.(in 54 reviews)
  • "good money but not worth all the time it takes and bull you have to put up with from dishonest managers.(in 26 reviews)
  • "Great people to work for(in 14 reviews)
  • "Coworkers for the most part are friendly and helpful.(in 6 reviews)
Cons
  • "long hours but that is expected since its a new bakery with two shifts in the meantime.(in 34 reviews)
  • "bad management and poor times(in 32 reviews)
  • "Poor upper management, lack of organization, no support from leadership to actually get anything done, will lie to you constantly about advancement opportunites.(in 13 reviews)
  • "No work life balance hot(in 11 reviews)
  • "You get to be your own boss with management interference, long hours and not the pay you were told(in 11 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Love my job

    Nov 20, 2022 - Outlet Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    My hours are very good

    Cons

    I can't think of anything bad to say about this company

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good experience

    Nov 19, 2022 - Management 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It was a good environment to work

    Cons

    I felt like the working over scheduled time could be handled better

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Production Worker

    Nov 10, 2022 - Production Worker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The company pays their employees well and lets them know they are appreciated. My job there in the production department was fast paced, that's what I really liked about it. I stayed busy and it made time fly.

    Cons

    I would still be working at Flowers Baking Company if I had not relocated. I don't have any complaints.

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee

    great

    Oct 19, 2022 - Accountant Generalist in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    lOVE IT they are really great

    Cons

    I don have ant bad words

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Decent place to work

    Oct 11, 2022 - Machine Operator in Denton, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay, good benefits, overtime available

    Cons

    Hot in summer, stressful, busy and noisy

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good opportunity

    Oct 10, 2022 - Peer Support Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay and a chance to work

    Cons

    Hot and physically demanding. Not bad.

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  8. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Review

    Oct 23, 2022 - Production Technician in Oxford, PA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay and good benefits

    Cons

    Too much mandatory overtime and long shifts

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  9. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Decent Pay

    Oct 15, 2022 - Production Line Worker in London, KY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay is alright i guess

    Cons

    Hours are bad , mandatory ot

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great

    Sep 29, 2022 - Area Sales Director 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay good benefits 10 out of 10

    Cons

    None I like working here

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  11. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Meh

    Sep 30, 2022 - Engineering Superintendent 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Free bread is the first thing that comes to mind. Opportunity for advancement and growth.

    Cons

    Crazy schedule. Hardly ever have weekends off. Rarely get holidays off.

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Flowers Foods has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 555 reviews left anonymously by employees. 58% of employees would recommend working at Flowers Foods to a friend and 55% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Flowers Foods employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Flowers Foods. This rating has decreased by -6% over the last 12 months.

58% of Flowers Foods employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Flowers Foods 2.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.0 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Flowers Foods to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be workplace, work life balance, management.

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