Number of Employees: 10K+
Headquarters: 400 Perimeter Center Terraces, Suite 1000 Atlanta, GA 30346
Bed Bath & Beyond is a chain store that sells domestic merchandise in the United States, Mexico and Canada. The company was founded in 1971 by Warren Eisenberg and Leonard Feinstein. It is a publicly traded company with the NASDAQ symbol of BBBY. Bed Bath & Beyond's motto is "Beyond any store of its kind". 1,000 Bed Bath & Beyond locations exist and the company employs 48,000 people. It is the one stop shopping destination for home furnishings. Anyone in the market for furniture, fixtures or general items for the kitchen, dining room, bedroom or bathroom will find it at Bed Bath & Beyond. The company has acquired several companies in the recent past including Harmon Stores in 2002, Christmas Tree Shops in 2003, Linen Holdings in 2012 and Cost Plus World Market in 2012. The company's 2011 net revenue was $9.4 million.
Employees like the fact that they have greater control than many other companies over merchandising and that there is ample training opportunities. Employees are likely to have complaints about pay not matching the expected work load, unannounced visits from higher-ups and outdated technology. Applications are accepted in person or online. The interview process includes general interview questions. Benefits for employees include health and dental insurance, 401k, vacation and sick days as well as employee discount.