Fresh Express Reviews

Updated Jun 11, 2020

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2.5
29%
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8%
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Fresh Express Chief Executive Officer Mark Drever  (no image)
Mark Drever
26 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits and decent salary(in 5 reviews)

  • "Good pay, health benefits, and company car(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance for managers is completely off, adding to the major problem in the building(in 5 reviews)

  • "This is a 24 hour 7 day a week operation and their is no work life balance(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Forklift operator"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fresh Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I was ask to apply for this position by management

    Cons

    Union is the only bad thing in company

  2. "Was a great company until it was bought out by a new owner"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technician 

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    People that work there are great, they are like family. We help each other out.

    Cons

    Owner doesn't care for employees

  3. "Great company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Analyst in Salinas, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, health benefits, and company car

    Cons

    No outside life, Poor management, and no per diem.

  4. "."

    3.0
    Current Employee - Sales 

    I have been working at Fresh Express full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The pay is great and some people are great.

    Cons

    No work-life balance and expected to work on PTO

  5. "Great Company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Morrow, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learn a lot quickly if you're motivated.

    Cons

    Employees are basically just bodies to them

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  6. "Forklift Operator"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Dock Worker in Madison, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Fresh Express full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Get to load trailers

    Cons

    Not enough time to work

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  7. "Waste of time"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Forklift Operator in Streamwood, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Some good co workers there.

    Cons

    Union is garbage, mandatory 12 hour shift with 30 min prior notice, alot of forklift accidents, garbage, water,ice everywhere. Management only cares about numbers.

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  8. "Terrible experience"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Gate Keeper 

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The only benefit was that it was in close proximity to where I live

    Cons

    Unprofessional management and poor accommodations.

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  9. "Management problems/HR is inadequate"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The health/401k benefits are fair.

    Cons

    Terrible management. The transportation team has no sound direction. They blame the employees instead of taking ownership of the part that they play in many issues. The directors push their management team to work many hours and the management team has little work/life balance, which translates to frustration and attitudes from being over worked.

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  10. "Nice on the outside"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Building and Grounds Lead in Morrow, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Fresh Express full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You can make overtime and the pay is decent

    Cons

    So disorganized, no support from management, the turn over in hr is unlike I've never seen, it's a disaster. Work here if you only want to collect a check and in most cases you'll forfeit family work balance

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