Best Workplaces in Retail™ 2018
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1Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
- Rochester, NY, US
Wegmans is a place where those who seek to build a career for themselves while following their passions can do so. We are provided with the tools and mentorship we need to succeed and are surrounded by a tight-knit family of good people.
- San Diego, CA, US
The leadership is constantly learning and growing as individuals. They never settle. They recognize that the healthier they become emotionally, the better they can lead the company. There is a culture of personal growth.
2Publix Super Markets Inc.
- Lakeland, FL, US
They actually care about your life outside of work- your short and long term goals, beliefs, your family, your struggles and successes. We aren't treated like work robots with one sole purpose, we are treated with great respect and appreciation.
2The Wireless Experience
- Manahawkin, NJ, US
There is a feeling of being a part of something greater then yourself! You're always a part of the family, no matter who you are, your position within the company, or the length of time you have been here!
- Richmond, VA, US
The atmosphere here at CarMax is what makes it a great place to work. The people they employ here have great positive mental attitudes and are constantly encouraging you to do and be better as a person and as an employee.
At Bombas, giving back to our local community is a top priority. When I'm working extremely hard every day, I know that my efforts are for a higher purpose of helping people who are in need.
- Altoona, PA, US
I feel that our company executives truly care about our 'front line' employees. When they visit a store, they want to spend time talking with the employees about how things are going and always ask what they could do to make their store better.
4Room & Board
- Golden Valley, MN, US
The company culture is one that celebrates collaboration and cohesiveness. It makes for a very fun and unique place to work. I love that we are all working towards a greater good. I'm proud to work here.
5Burlington Stores, Inc.
- Burlington, NJ, US
The people they hire who work here are amazing and create a real sense of community and teamwork. I've never in my life met such a large business that operates so closely to that of a small family run store.
- El Dorado Hills, CA, US
The most transparent company I've ever worked for. They make you feel like you're a part of the bigger picture, that you matter and your voice matters. I've always had companies say they're transparent, but nothing like this.
6Cumberland Farms, Inc.
- Westborough, MA, US
Being given the tools to grow and succeed makes me feel like I'm actually doing something important. Like I matter and make a difference. They make it so I feel as though I'm one of the reasons why it's a great place to work.
7Nugget Market, Inc.
- Woodland, CA, US
It's the only job that I've had that makes me feel like Im a real contributor to the workplace, not just another worker bee. My hard work is noticed and rewarded both with in store awards but also through raises and promotions.
8Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI)
- Kent, WA, US
There is a sense of a greater purpose and community for those that work here. In meeting other employees and leaders of various levels at headquarters and from around the country, I have never encountered anyone that views their work as just a job.
- Fairfax, VA, US
Custom Ink's core values align so perfectly with my own, and they honestly live the values every single day, in every single action. I'm a better person because I work here.
10Foot Locker, Inc.
- New York, NY, US
The culture and passion that comes out of this company is like no other. Everyone enjoys the work that they do and everyone can see their impact on the company. This is anyone from a Graphic Design Manager to a Part-Time Retail Store Associate.
- New York, NY, US
This company really cares. Cares about employees, cares about the community and cares about what is happening in our world. They constantly give back and encourage employees to participate in these efforts.
- Ventura, CA, US
Patagonia celebrates employees that think outside the box in order to get the job done. They also encourage people to work with authenticity and to always be them selves.
- Boston, MA, US
Wayfair provides you the opportunity to grow and push yourself to new heights. You're handed a lot of responsibility early on and given the road map to succeed and rise up in rank. If you have an idea you can back it up with fact, and give it a shot.
- San Francisco, CA, US
This company allows you to express your inner artist. You get to be creative, innovative and inspirational. Nothing feels better than being able to make a difference every day.
15The Container Store
- Coppell, TX, US
The autonomy coupled with collaboration is so unique! It brings out great ideas and creates a team environment. That helps our part-time employees feel connected to the direction of our business.