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Saint Louis, MO (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
1997
Company - Public (BBW)
Other Retail Shops
£100 to £500 million (GBP) per year
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The Build-A-Bear Workshop covers the "bear" necessities and much more. Located mainly in malls, the company's stores allow kids to design their own teddy bears and other stuffed animals complete with clothing (formal wear to ... Read more

Build-A-Bear Reviews

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    Former Employee - Sales in Leeds, England
    Former Employee - Sales in Leeds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Build-A-Bear part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Fun part time easy peasy.

    Cons

    Too many kids no progression.

    Advice to Management

    None

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Build-A-Bear Photos

Build-A-Bear photo of: Bearemy the bear
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Build-A-Bear Interviews

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    Part Time Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Build-A-Bear (London, England).

    Interview

    Group interview very friendly and relaxed. There was about 12 of us going for the job. It was very hands on and required you to pick different bears for different occasions.

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Build-A-Bear Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2013
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2015
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