Nearly every week, our Indy Store gets a truck filled with new and replacement products and supplies from our Distribution Center in Texas. We’re not talking one or two boxes – it’s an entire 18-wheeler filled with fun things to stock our shelves, and it takes the help of the entire team to get it unloaded. Shortly after our store opened nearly two years ago, during a truck unload process our team leader handed an employee who had worked especially hard an old garden rock and said, “You rock!” to recognize his great contribution. It was just a joke then, [...]
What We Stand For – Life's Journeys
We recently asked our employees to select one word that best described what The Container Store stands for and to express it in a way that represents their unique interests [...]
Things UNT Students Love: The Container ...
I’m Rachael Kennedy, a junior merchandising student at the University of North Texas. I have a passion for retail and am constantly seeking out opportunities to broaden my perspective on [...]
What We Stand For – Meaningful Careers...
I’ve always felt that a college education is a true gift – a gift of knowledge and life experience. And since 1978, we’ve worked hard to give parents and their [...]
From Architecture to Retail
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 [...]
Reflections from our Scholarship Winner
To honor the memory of our 30-year employee and longtime Vice President of Buying, Mona Williams, The Container Store established the Mona Williams – Women Making a Difference in Retail [...]
Retail’s Got What Millennials Want
We’re energized by the National Retail Federation’s new “This is Retail” campaign, aimed at telling the REAL story of how meaningful and fulfilling careers the retail industry can be. For [...]