This year our President and COO – Melissa Reiff – and our Vice President of Stores, Training and Development & Recruiting – Eva Gordon – are visiting all of our stores to share perspective about our company, discuss the many opportunities that lie ahead while also learning more about the goals and aspirations of each employee. This cross-country trip has been dubbed The Connection Roadshow! We just had to share what one of our Store Managers had to say after Melissa and Eva visited her store (during which time she was unfortunately suffering from a case of the sniffles)! “Melissa, my […]
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Annual Chili Cook-Off
Our annual Chili Cook-Off is one of the highlights of our year and certainly adds a major Air of Excitement to our Stores, Office and Distribution Center with fun team […]
120 Most-Trusted Brands
We’re proud to be listed among Entrepreneur’s 120 Most-Trusted Brands – what a celebration! And we’re certainly in good company with other fantastic retail leaders like Whole Foods Market, Trader […]
Leaders We Love: Sheryl Sandberg
*This is part of our “Leaders We Love” series. Learn more about it. Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg has such a powerful wake, we had not one, but TWO of our leaders […]
Share the Love Contest Winners
Thank you to the thousands (yes, literally THOUSANDS of you) who took the time to leave a love note for our employees on our blog in celebration of National We […]
Are your daily habits harming your ...
March is Brain Health Awareness Month – so what better time to learn how to think and work smarter? We’ve worked with our long-time partners at The University of […]
Our Foundation Principles
We’ve built our business around seven values-based business philosophies that we call our Foundation Principles®. These communicate that no matter how big the company becomes, our guiding principles and […]