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Sur La Table Los Angeles Reviews

Updated March 14, 2017
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Diane Neal
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Pros
  • You get a great employee discount (in 80 reviews)

  • I've learned a lot about the products, great discount (in 69 reviews)

Cons
  • Upper management does not back customer service decisions made at the store level (in 36 reviews)

  • Little to no support from any higher ups within the company or management (in 15 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (3)

    "typical retail environment...fun at times and mundane at others..."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sur La Table full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    get there on time and always be there for the customer

    Cons

    short hours for part time and the pay is tragically scant

    Advice to Management

    listen up and pay more to your most important assets


  2. Helpful (6)

    "It Is Retail"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Sur La Table (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful co-workers and generous employee discount.

    Cons

    If in management expect to work lots of nights and every weekend. Holidays lose their magic.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your managers. They truly have their fingers on the pulse and have lots of insight.


  3. Helpful (4)

    "Fun environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Costa Mesa, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Costa Mesa, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sur La Table (More than a year)

    Pros

    Fun if you love kitchen gadgets

    Cons

    Lots of drama especially with management


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  5. "likeable staff"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Santa Monica, CA
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in Santa Monica, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sur La Table part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice people, low key atmosphere

    Cons

    I'm doing part-time restocking and the palce is a bit of a mess except for in the store itself.


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