SUPERVALU

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SUPERVALU Reviews

Updated 27 January 2015
Updated 27 January 2015
341 Reviews
3.0
341 Reviews
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Sam K. Duncan
69 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Flexible work environment and competitive pay (in 12 reviews)

  • It has also been a company that allows a decent work-life balance (in 12 reviews)


Cons
  • One challenge is a work-life balance for sure (in 10 reviews)

  • There has been many changes in the upper management, each with a new vision for the company (in 14 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great environment

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SUPERVALU

    Pros

    Great opportunities, respectful and supportive management, flexible work arrangements

    Cons

    Potential down-sizing in some areas.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Unsettling, always changing

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Department in Salt Lake City, UT (US)
    Former Employee - IT Department in Salt Lake City, UT (US)

    I worked at SUPERVALU

    Pros

    Large company, decent benefits, flexible work schedule, telecommuting

    Cons

    Leadership is constantly changing, regular lay-offs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees should be valued

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Manager

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SUPERVALU

    Pros

    Solid Senior Management seems to be guiding the company in the right direction.

    Cons

    Too many employee are not developed or trained properly for the next level.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop your employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Supervalu

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Import/Export Coordinator in Tacoma, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Import/Export Coordinator in Tacoma, WA (US)

    I have been working at SUPERVALU

    Pros

    Free give-aways, great coworkers, free soda

    Cons

    Management is terrible, no advancement possibilities, tough to get pto

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    better than other pharmacy companies

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SUPERVALU

    Pros

    very good coworkers theres always a bad seed somewhere but for the most part all techs are good, pharms are amazing treat techs with respect

    Cons

    corporate/ DM is too rough on pharmacy managers, expectations are not attainable and people quit because of almost harassment

    Neutral Outlook
  7.  

    Not bad but not great

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Director
    Former Employee - IT Director

    I worked at SUPERVALU full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great leadership and excellent teamwork with peers. Opportunity to really support a great retail organization. Technologies are fairly mature. Some great talent and expertise to work alongside.

    Cons

    The Albertsons/Supervalu merger looked good on paper but execution was challenging. The merger in IT went fairly well. The rest of the organization struggled with changes. The health benefits could have been better

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Communicate more quickly. The Boise to Eden Prairie divide was challenging. Improve the benefits for corporate workers versus the regular store employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    SUPERVALU Review

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager
    Former Employee - Manager

    I worked at SUPERVALU full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Company culture was great before Albertsons acquisition. Senior management cared about the rank and file. Employees were treated with respect.

    Cons

    It changed dramatically after the Albertsons acquisition and more so after the divesture. A tremendous amount of work required on those employees that remained. No incentives were given to maintain morale – with minimal to no pay raises; pensions were frozen because they” improved” the 401k plan – but then they took away the company 401k match.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    merchadising assistant

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    Current Employee - Merchandising Assistant in Urbana, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Merchandising Assistant in Urbana, IL (US)

    I have been working at SUPERVALU full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    good environment to work , nice peoople

    Cons

    I can not think in any cons

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    great career

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Merchandising Manager in Minneapolis, MN (US)
    Former Employee - Merchandising Manager in Minneapolis, MN (US)

    I worked at SUPERVALU full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    great job, people, wonderful place to work

    Cons

    management got confused and unfocused with the purchase of Albertson's and it all fell apart

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    go back to the basic values, families, integrity

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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