Loblaw Companies Reviews | Glassdoor.ca

Loblaw Companies Reviews

Updated Aug 25, 2019

To filter reviews, or .

Found 1589 reviews

3.5
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
67%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
Approve of CEO
Loblaw Companies CEO Galen G. Weston
Galen G. Weston
594 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Mostly part time hard to get full time(in 54 reviews)

  • "This isn’t a place for full time(in 45 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Store Admin"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Loblaw Companies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Work Environment and Team

    Cons

    Nothing specific to the Management.

    Loblaw Companies2019-05-31
  2. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Registered Dietitian in London, ON

    I worked at Loblaw Companies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Good salary and benefits - Can be fairly self-directed in the role - Given clear guidelines and expectations

    Cons

    - Depending on the store, you may not have a set office / desk space which could be difficult for completing tasks or seeing clients - At times was not very challenging - Had to work several evening and weekends a month (may have changed now)

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-23
  3. "Great atmosphere, nice people."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance Manager in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Loblaw Companies full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Autonomy, nice people, great office, not crazy hours.

    Cons

    Pay is on the lower end of industry, upward mobility is more challenging, no thorough progression plans in place.

    Advice to Management

    Work out how to better retain talented employees via progression plans, salary increases ect.

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-17
  4. "A great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director 

    I have been working at Loblaw Companies full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    It's a very fast paced environment

    Cons

    It can be complex due to size

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-13
  5. "Hot meal replacement"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Kanata, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Loblaw Companies part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good people great work hours for school

    Cons

    Sometimes not enough hours to go around

    Advice to Management

    Be fair and kind

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-14
  6. "Assistant buyer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Loblaw Companies for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment, great team

    Cons

    Location is far from where I lived, or, in fact, far from where most of my colleagues lived

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-11
  7. "Good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Loblaw Companies part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of work, good pay

    Cons

    Can be difficult work, heavy lifting

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-25
  8. "It's Okay I Guess"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Loblaw Companies part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    No one cares what you do

    Cons

    The pay is not very good

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-25
  9. "Good for new grads"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Specialist 

    I have been working at Loblaw Companies full-time

    Pros

    Gain experience , learn business , good platform for new grads

    Cons

    Lack of continuous growing opportunities . Long working hours.

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-23
  10. "Good place to start"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Loblaw Companies part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good place to work

    Cons

    Bad management experience, no proper training involved

    Loblaw Companies2019-08-18
Found 1589 reviews