Think a career in retail isn’t for you? Well, neither did our employee John U., who was working toward his degree in architecture when he applied for a part-time position at The Container Store 12 years ago. But after a few months working with us, he was having so much fun that he opted to stay on longterm, and is now the General Manager of our Edina, Minnesota store! Read more about John’s journey.
The recent fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, hit especially close to home for me, as I grew up in West and still have family and friends living there. Those who know me well have heard me tell stories (probably over and over again) about working at the Czech Stop/Little Czech Bakery, learning to polka with the best of them and of my Trojan Pride marching with the West High School band on Friday nights as a majorette.Of course as soon as the news broke, I immediately heard from my “TCS