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Ralph Lauren Reviews

Updated March 24, 2019
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  1. Featured Review

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    "Optimistic about the future"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ralph Lauren full-time

    Pros

    I feel incredibly fortunate to work for a company that has uncompromising brand & customer service standards and strong balance sheet. RL supports development & growth and embraces diversity & inclusion. Recently released strategic plan is strong plan for long-term success.

    Cons

    Matrix can be complicated at times. Retail industry is high pressure!

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Jun 27, 2018 – Employer Brand Manager

    Thank you for calling out our new strategic plan, we are extremely excited about where it will take us!


  2. "Great People"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Johnson Creek, WI
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Johnson Creek, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ralph Lauren part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It's a great starter job, management is kind and understanding, there is a real team aspect there.

    Cons

    What you would expect when working in a department store.

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Feb 22, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    We certainly are a team here at Ralph Lauren, all with the common goal of making this Company as great as it possibly can be. Thank you for your feedback!

  3. "Merchandise Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time

    Pros

    great experience, awesome brand, resume builder

    Cons

    long hours, intense work environment, data heavy


  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Solid management who takes the time to train their people. Everyone is passionate about the brand and product.

    Cons

    Not very tech savvy. Systems can be slow/outdated.


  5. "Proud to Represent A Great American Classic"

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    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Fort Worth, TX
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ralph Lauren part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Our GM “gets it”! She walks the walk and talks the talk!! She has our store in tip top shape which allows me to do my job efficiently and effectively!

    Cons

    I am now poor! I love it all and own most of it.

    Advice to Management

    If you want to see what works, look into our store. We have a good thing going and I can hardly wait to see what the future holds.

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Mar 21, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    You are the epitome of exemplifying the Ralph Lauren Way, and it sounds like your GM is as well! Thank you so much for your support of the brand, and we are just as excited to see what the future... More


  6. "Great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    They really give employees the opportunity to work like entrprenuers. They provide great tools, learnings, support and expect you to utilize those resources to grow your market. Very little micro-managing; just do your job.

    Cons

    Sad day when Ralph stepped down.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to provided great resources to employees.

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Mar 21, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    Thank you for your review of Ralph Lauren! Your observation is very astute. We love being able to create the tools and resources that enable our employees to be successful – teach a man to fish and... More


  7. "great company to work for!"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Sales Associate

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and opportunities to grow within the company

    Cons

    Technology could be more up to date for operational use

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Mar 15, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your review for Ralph Lauren! We completely agree with you on the technology front, and we are happy to say we are actively working on solutions and already... More

  8. "Senior Developer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Developer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Developer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great team to work with.

    Cons

    Project timelines inconsistent with IT consulting teams.

    Advice to Management

    Streamline project efforts accordingly with timeline.

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Mar 21, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    Thank you for your thoughtful feedback on project timelines, streamlining efforts will certainly increase efficiency. We appreciate your review!


  9. "ow Pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great discount for employees and family

    Cons

    Skeleton staff making task completion difficult


  10. "Good Pay, Lack of Motivation"

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

    I worked at Ralph Lauren full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay and very speedy interview process.

    Cons

    Teams work in silos and too much red tape makes it difficult to get anything accomplished

    Ralph Lauren Response

    Mar 21, 2019 – Employer Brand Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your review of Ralph Lauren! We are actively working to ensure that it becomes part of our culture to trust that decisions are being made at the right level... More