Shoppers Drug Mart Reviews

Updated 8 Jul 2020

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3.6
69%
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72%
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Shoppers Drug Mart President Mike Motz (no image)
Mike Motz
463 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Pushy head office with too many customer promotions(in 70 reviews)

  • "Seniority means little if anything; minimum wage job unless you're on the management track; inconsistent hours; not enough shifts(in 64 reviews)

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  1. "Pharmacist"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time

    Pros

    good environment and friendly staff

    Cons

    Not much to learn and develop

  2. COVID-19

    "Great people"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time

    Pros

    Intelligent, hard working colleagues, innovative

    Cons

    Old work mentality (pre-covid) re: flexible work hours

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  3. "Very organized, nice staff, clean working environment"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Burlington, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    People are friendly and provide sufficient training on various store functions

    Cons

    None, except the occasional rude customer, as with any retail experience

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  4. "Merchandiser"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Merchandiser in Sarnia, ON

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Discount is nice and benefits for fulltime employess

    Cons

    Poor wages depending on the owner

  5. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Edmonton, AB

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to gain experience

    Cons

    Can be stressful sometimes because of customers

  6. "cashier"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Caring, amazing, teamwork, fun to work

    Cons

    I dont see any cons to state

  7. "Great company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Bilingual Customer Service Representative in Miss

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time

    Pros

    Great company, loved my co-workers and the environment

    Cons

    Too long of a commute for me to and from work.

  8. "Working Experiences"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Surrey, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    diversity in the workplace and people-oriented company

    Cons

    fast-paced working environment and services

  9. "Good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - District Manager in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time

    Pros

    Flexible, motivated, data, driven, fun

    Cons

    workload, politics, retail, safety, stress

  10. "Best work place"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Assistant in Orillia, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    best people, best staff, best salary, best benefits

    Cons

    little busy, nothing cons, best place , best employees, best employer

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