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Review averages

  • 150 employees say

    Excellent (36)
    24%
    Good (27)
    18%
    Satisfactory (45)
    30%
    Subpar (42)
    28%
    2.83
  • 8 applicants say

    Excellent (2)
    25%
    Good (2)
    25%
    Satisfactory (1)
    12.5%
    Subpar (3)
    37.5%
    2.80

Company summary

Bed Bath & Beyond was founded in 1971- back then we were known simply as Bed ‘n Bath. In 1986 we added “Beyond” to our name and introduced the superstore format you shop in today and we’re still growing! We now have over 1,000 locations across the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico. 

We ♥ our customers and look forward to using this page to hear from our fans about what you love about BBB and ways we can work harder to Go Beyond your expectations.

Walk through our stores and you never know what you’ll find… everything from “gotta have” items that serve every basic need to “ah-ha” products that solve common household quandaries to new and unique items that just hit our shelves. We believe in an every day low price policy that allows our customers to buy with confidence. Our knowledgeable sales associates are eager to help adding an element of customer service that our customers have come to expect. 

That’s what makes our store “Beyond Any Store of its Kind.”


Numbers

Employees

10,001+ employees

Company info

Who we are

Products, services

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail stores.

It sells a range of domestic merchandise including: bed linens and related items, bath items, and kitchen textiles; and home furnishings, such as kitchen and tabletop items, fine tabletop, basic housewares, general home furnishings, consumables, and certain juvenile products.

The company also offers health and beauty care items, and giftware and household items, as well as infant and toddler merchandise.

In addition, it provides various textile products, amenities, and other goods to institutional customers in the hospitality, cruise line, food service, healthcare, and other industries. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Union, New Jersey.


Company outlook

Whether it’s in the thick of the action in our stores, in our corporate office as a merchant selecting the items that end up in the stores, or supporting store operations, we're all working to continuously improve our customers' experience. If you join us, you'll be a part of what makes us one of the most successful retailers.  We're always looking for talented individuals to join our entrepreneurial work environment. View our current open positions to find your home at Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.


Benefits

GREAT BRANDS COME WITH GREAT BENEFITS

As a full-time associate at one of our brands, we’ve got you covered. We offer competitive pay and comprehensive health insurance, plus paid vacations and personal time off.

In addition to a friendly growth environment, we offer eligible full time associates:

  • Medical Insurance (Including Prescription and Vision Coverage)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (U.S. Only)
  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account (U.S. Only)
  • 401(k) Plan with a Company Match (Similar Program in Canada)
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Paid Personal Days
  • Associate Discount at Bed Bath & Beyond®, buybuy BABY®, Christmas Tree Shops and That!®, Harmon® Face Values® and Cost Plus World Market®.
  • Dog Friendly Work Environment (Corporate Campus)

Location

For applicants

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What we offer

What is special about working for us?

For 40 plus years, the ‘Yes’ mentality has satisfied customers, fueled our remarkable growth and made us an industry leader. We succeed because we serve exceptionally. We care enough to question and we leave no detail untouched. We look for people who are never satisfied and who strive for continuous improvement!

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OUR TEAM MEMBERS

  • Treat others how they would like to be treated.
  • Enjoy a good challenge and are always seeking the next great idea.
  • Like a fast-paced, energetic environment.

We do whatever it takes to ensure the customer experience is as good as it gets.

Reviews for Bed Bath and Beyond

Reviews - What employees say

2.83 Employees say
2.80 Applicants say
  • 18.Sep 2017
  • Employee

Manager

1.61

Suggestions for improvement

  • Need re-generation the top executives of the company want to survive
  • 13.Sep 2017
  • Employee

Company culture

There is absolutely no concept of team at this company. District level staff are selfish, self-centered, and cliquish

Support from Management

Store level management was fine, but district-level staff only cared about how they looked

Level of Autonomy

All management at store level is extremely micro managed by District staff

Overall Compensation for your work

The pay scale is higher than most in retail, but you earn every nickel

  • 11.Sep 2017
  • Employee

Company culture

Great culture

Communication

Needs a little work on communication

Office/Work Environment

Too warm for the work required. The a/c is regulated too much for the amount of physical work required.

Eco-consciousness

They are trying.

Work-Life Balance

Hourly is restricted to 40 hours. Management will sometimes feel pressure to stay.

Challenging Work

Physically challenging. Ladder work daily.

Inclusive/Diverse

Yes. Very diverse.


Review averages

  • 150 employees say

    Excellent (36)
    24%
    Good (27)
    18%
    Satisfactory (45)
    30%
    Subpar (42)
    28%
    2.83
  • 8 applicants say

    Excellent (2)
    25%
    Good (2)
    25%
    Satisfactory (1)
    12.5%
    Subpar (3)
    37.5%
    2.80

kununu score comparisons

Bed Bath and Beyond
2.83
158 reviews

Industry average (Retail/eCommerce)
3.00
88,459 reviews

kununu average
3.09
2,065,000 reviews