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Headquarters Secaucus, NJ
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (PLCE)
Industry Retail
Revenue £1 to £2 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors Target, The Gap, Gymboree

If The Children's Place Retail Stores had a grandma, she'd proclaim, "My, how fast you've grown!" The clothing retailer operates about 1,060 Children's Place stores, primarily in malls and outlet centers throughout the US and Canada. It also sells apparel online. The Children's Place outfits children from newborn to 12 years old in its own brand of value-priced apparel, shoes, and accessories, most of which is produced by manufacturers in China, Vietnam, and Africa. In 2008 the retailer exited its 200-plus-store Disney Stores retail business (30% of sales), which it... More

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Employees are “Dissatisfied”   491 ratings

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27% Approve of the CEO   232 ratings

The Children's Place President & CEO Jane Elfers

Jane Elfers

President & CEO

Good Manager Starter Job.

  Current Assistant Store Manager in Carlsbad, CA (US)

Pros: Good discount, good benefits for full timers, depends on manager on balancing schedule but I had a good experience.
its a fast paced environment so your delegation as a manager come to test. If you are the typer of manager that wants to sit and…
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Nov 2013 Reviewed 5 days ago New

Interview Details You can only apply online. There is a long "agree/disagree" assessment you have to pass to even be considered. The actual interview has many specific questions about how to handle associates who aren't motivated, how to engage customers, how to handle busy days, time management, how to handle…Full Interview

Interview Question:
I was asked how to handle a week without the store manager. At the time I obviously wasn't aware of how the store worked so it was hard to answer. Answer Question

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