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Danone North America Reviews

Updated 6 Jun 2019

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3.3
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48%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
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Danone North America CEO Mariano Lozano
Mariano Lozano
83 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, 6 months maternity leave, FTO, free yogurt & Evian water(in 28 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and lots of opportunity for advancement(in 24 reviews)

Cons
  • "Middle management not up to speed with changing society/ work life balance(in 38 reviews)

  • "french culture can be tough for upper management at times(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Corporate culture"

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    Former Employee - Quality Assurance 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Danone North America full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits. Family friendly. Supportive co-workers.

    Cons

    All about costs. Flavor-of-the-month type of atmosphere.

    Danone North America2019-06-07
  2. "Danone North American is an ok place to work."

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    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Chesapeake, VA

    I have been working at Danone North America full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good pay. Good benefits. Job security.

    Cons

    Poor management. No opportunities for advancement.

    Danone North America2019-06-03
  3. "Great company"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Danone North America full-time

      Pros

      Benefits, pay, people, location, products

      Cons

      Does not move fast. Big company.

      Danone North America2019-06-03
    • "Great company"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time

        Pros

        Great benefits, work/life balance is manageable, office culture is really good.

        Cons

        Most of the opportunities as you climb the ladder are in New York and Colorado.

        Danone North America2019-05-30
      • "Great benefits and company"

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        Current Employee - Supply Network Analyst in Broomfield, CO
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Great benefits and lots of opportunity for advancement. Work life balance

        Cons

        Recently went through an acquisition and are working through a few kinks

        Danone North America2019-05-08
      • "Different plants have different environments"

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        Current Employee - Operations Tech in Salt Lake City, UT
        Doesn't Recommend
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time (Less than a year)

        Pros

        Decent compensation and benefits. New jobs open up all the time.

        Cons

        Toxic culture at the plant I worked at. Widespread harassment with terrible HR. Management playing favorites. Hard hours.

        Danone North America2019-04-15
      • "Poor compensation and management"

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        Current Employee - Senior Customer Logistics Specialist in Broomfield, CO
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time (Less than a year)

        Pros

        Great tasting products, working for B Corp

        Cons

        Below average compensation, "unlimited PTO" which is most certainly far from unlimited, micromanagement from Director & VP level

        Advice to Management

        None - Management doesn't take feedback seriously

        Danone North America2019-04-25
      • "Chickens with heads cut off"

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        Current Employee - Warehouse Specialist in Broomfield, CO
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Good pay, benefits, bonuses, able to work from home sometimes

        Cons

        Transformed into a typical CPG company - Groups actively working against each other in some cases.

        Danone North America2019-04-05
      • Helpful (2)

        "Bad place to work"

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        Current Employee - Senior Manager in New York, NY
        Doesn't Recommend
        Positive Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        Trendy, good reputation in the market, good benefits, good leanings, huge business

        Cons

        Messy, Not people focused, no equal treatments, results worth way less than having the right connection, unfriendly to non-Americans.

        Danone North America2019-04-15
      • "Good benefits, but company is disorganized"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Danone North America full-time

        Pros

        Good benefits, specifically their FTO and maternity leave

        Cons

        Processes and changes of any kind are disorganized/haphazard, company is not disability-friendly

        Danone North America2019-03-19
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