Forever 21 Employee Reviews about "employee discount"

Updated 30 Dec 2020

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Forever 21 CEO Daniel Kulle
Daniel Kulle
111 Ratings
Pros
  • "It was a fast paced environment(in 317 reviews)

  • "Great people, Fun working environment, mostly younger people straight out of hig school or college(in 165 reviews)

Cons
  • "The employee discount at the time was only 10% :((in 262 reviews)

  • "Very long hours without many breaks and its a lot of standing(in 245 reviews)

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  1. "Needs improvement"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    Fun staff Cute clothes Interesting insight into the fast fashion industry

    Cons

    Inexperienced and rude managers No trust of staff Favouritism Poor employee discount Cliquey Inefficient regular reorganizing of the store making it impossible to find products

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  2. "This job was okay"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    You can meet really cool people there, and it can be quite enjoyable

    Cons

    The employee discount is only ten percent; people are not very considerate and just throw clothes all over the floor


  3. "Fast Paced, Low Pay"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Yonkers, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    lots of holiday hours and employee discount increases flexibility (for the most part) company has openings in different positions

    Cons

    minimum wage is $13 short breaks

  4. "Overall positive experience"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    1. Diversity/inclusivity 2. Employee discount 3. Friendly work environment 4. Good management

    Cons

    1. They don't give a lot of shifts/hours 2. After closing, I always stayed at least 2 hours longer to finish cleaning/organizing the sales floor

  5. "An ok part time job"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Forever 21 part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    employee discount friendly and fun co-workers

    Cons

    low pay crazy hours customers management

  6. "Forever 21"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Keyholder/Brand Ambassador in Orem, UT

    I have been working at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    Good management, flexible schedule, employee discount is one of the best parts of the job.

    Cons

    Takes a long time to clean and recover store at night. Dealing with rude customers is never fun.

  7. "Ehh....Okay"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in North Charleston, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time

    Pros

    Co-workers Location Stylish Clothes Sales and promotions

    Cons

    The employee discount at the time was only 10% :( Management Customers would steal constantly

  8. "Okay for partime"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Stock Associate in Friendswood, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy job, employee discount, flexible hours.

    Cons

    Company politics, some managers are great and some belittle you.

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  9. "Low Pay and low employee discount"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bethel Park, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Being the first to open new merchandise was nice because it was like I was shopping while working and I had first picks of all the new merchandise that came in.

    Cons

    The pay is too low for what is expected. The employee discount was only 10%.

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  10. "Kinda really sucked"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Marcos, TX

    I worked at Forever 21 part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    everyone collectively hated the job as well, so made a few friends during some shifts

    Cons

    pay was low, employee discount was basically nothing, and the managers were rude and unhelpful

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