Have anyone else noticed that your time was changed to keep you under 40hrs for the week.. you won't be get ot for the meeting
Topics regarding layoffs at Lowe's Cos.
this is the dumbest thing I have ever heard
https://www.businessinsider.com/lowes-employees-complaints-store-scheduling-system-2019-11 Lowe's workers say the home-improvement giant's new scheduling policies are leaving some employees feeling like they're 'walking on eggshells'
Any more roles to be eliminated before the next year? More layoffs? More hour cuts?
Thanks Marv and Small-Hands, I am dumber for having attended this nonsense.
Welcome to the world of Lowe’s.
My project tool is blocked for new appointments after the quarter ends ... some of my colleagues too - looks exactly like what happened to PSI last year ! Any thoughts ??
Any other stores selling their Poinsettia via Pay by Scan? There might be some truth to Nursery going more & more PBS and not needing LNS.
Do finals expire? I was originally told they expire after a year.
At my store today all specialists were asked where they would like to see themselves in the next 6 months; step down or step up. Are specialists going to be eliminated soon or will specialists be shortened to just a few? There was a managers meeting... — read more
Another Black Friday weekend of IT issues. I thought you were going to correct this mess Mr. Ellison?!?!
Well, our PSE was forced to woprk on black Friday, manning a lead table. LMAO. He stood there all day, blocking a busy end-cap, and disrupting mad foot traffic with bumper carts. At the end of the day, he got ZERO leads. Then again today... — read more
Well - I'll tell you. Timonium Lowes will be losing one installer and two specialists come Jan 1. At White Marsh - one ASM and two installers At Severn - the entire millwork department is leaving.
There weren't nearly as many people here as in the previous years...
I don’t have any info, haven't even heard any rumors, but I have a feeling that there will be a big round of layoffs after the holiday season that will be specifically aimed at long time working full-timers. I figure that, when the demand for labor... — read more
Does anyone have any information on this after hours meeting.
Ever call the anonymous line to only then get badgered by your boss asking if you made the "anonymous" call? I did. Totally out of line.
Does your store have the black blobs if Black Friday sale items in aisles all over the store? We draped sale items with garbage bags and then shrink wrapped them. Customers have been ripping off the plastic to reveal what’s underneath. BTW Home... — read more
This was one of the reasons as to why I took a job here. What else do you think they will cut?
https://apple.news/AT3BNt8DnR1K2G8aDZyIPZw The above link should take you to an article on LOWES scheduling screwup. What the miss is the details. My dept has no one till 9:30, then two CSAs Clock in - how stupid At the same time there... — read more
Most of the people commenting on this site have no idea just how bad Lowe’s has gotten in the past few years in comparison to the company it once was. I’ve worked for Lowe’s for over ten years and the company you work for now is barely recognizable. ... — read more
Work on your resume's. Marvin says he wants to Improve internet sales in 2020. Marvin won't need high dollar .knowledgeable employees to pull internet orders
Has anyone had their manager call them and tell you to get surveys done, the ones on receipts? We are constantly called upon to take surveys on any receipt we can find or any phone order receipt. Of course give all 10s, even though there is no way... — read more
I just heard Home Depot is signing a deal with Dewalt that will keep LOWES from selling Dewalt tools. My source says it will be effective January 1st If true many pro customers will leave us and go to HD. Lowes will not be carrying a... — read more
So much c-ap going on loosening hrs each month and taking away our allowance which we got when they took away our commission!!! And we hear it’s not about the money well guess what Sparky when you make money for the company you need to treat... — read more
Had a contractor come in and want 25 scoops for roof shoveling for the winter...told him we no longer carry scoops and that our new ceo doesnt feel we need them. He laughed and said this place keeps getting worse and worse... off to depot he went.
Way back when I first started, we used to get department bonuses if we performed well. Some of us worked our tails off to get results and the spiffs and commissions were a reward from the Vendors. Then the monthly bonuses went away...a pay cut... — read more
Interesting article about Lowes Canada struggles. Article is in French but Google translate works well here are some interesting takeaways in English "They have often claimed that Rona pulls Lowe's down, but it's wrong! He swears." "Since the... — read more
I woulds really like to know one thing that Marvin has done since he arrive that helped employees in any way? Not just him, but the entire leadership? Every single move that was made was to appease the shareholders, and even all of those only... — read more
Post any information about potential or actual Lowes Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
To damn early and to Damn Loud!
The lawsuit, a PDF of which can be viewed here, accuses Mooresville-based Lowe’s of not compensating its non-exempt hourly managers for work performed while those employees were off the clock. The company has “maintained a policy and practice of... — read more
The latest indicator of changes coming is the new phone menu! Departments are being consolidated in another effort to cut more customer service staffing. This isn’t a hunch or a rumor. I overheard our Store manager talking to our district manager... — read more
Not hearing anything about changes lately. Do you think they’re done until after the holidays ? Maybe at the start of the new fiscal year.