Lowe's Cos. Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Lowe's Cos.

Kronos question

To preface, I'm currently employed at a Lowe's and will be transferring to another store in a few weeks (had a phone interview, waiting for a call back). This time of year, we all have very little vacation time accrued. After speaking with my ASM, I... —  read more 

Former Associate

I was axed last year when Lowe’s decided to rid themselves of Loss Prevention. I was pretty ticked off about it but in retrospect it was a blessing in disguise. Severance, unemployment and now kicking back watching all of this unfold at Lowe’s... —  read more 

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Things are getting out of control

People need to learn and stay home, the stores are packed wall to wall lines going down aisles, a ton of associates going out, all my stores managers are stressed and exhausted they all look like hell the store manager is even burned out I seen my... —  read more 

Another Lowe's Show For The Public

Lowe's has another Show planned to roll out Saturday. Marvin is going to give the false appearance Lowe's cares and is complying with State Covid-19 Orders. The company plan is to limit the stores to 500 customers! When 10 exit, then 10 more will... —  read more 

ZERO TOLERANCE

I HIGHLY SUGGEST THAT IF YOU ARE HIGH RISK AND YOUR MANAGER IS GIVING YOU A HARD TIME FILING FOR LEAVE THAT YOU FILE A COMPLAINT WITH YOUR LOCAL HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR BOARD. I AM CONFIDENT THIS TYPE OF BEHAVIOR WILL NOT BE TOELRATED AND PEOPLE WILL... —  read more 

Why? In a time like this....

Would you hold Specialist to a sph? Tell the customer we don't follow the local government laws come in anyway....or I'll get written up! Sure local agency would not like this message Essential!!!! Not decks windows,doors... come back when safe!... —  read more 

Spring Black Friday

We are putting out black friday sales and signage. Despite the pandemic going on Marvin thinks this is somehow still appropriate. What is wrong with our business and our people that run it. Our nation is nearly hitting 200000 people with this virus... —  read more 

Home Depot Layoff Board

Just read the HD board. They are angry at Lowe's because they are taking the necessary (obvious) precautions to protect their associates and customers, and have CALLED OUT Lowe's for basically operating the business as usual, and even trying to... —  read more 

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Call the News or filmmaker Michael Moore

I would suggest calling ABC News in New York, CNN in Atlanta, or 60 Minutes at CBS in New York, or go on filmmaker Michael Moore’s Facebook and post a video message to him, he made the Films “Roger and Me”, and “Bowling for Columbine”, that would... —  read more 

Spring ad .....

Is anyone else completely appalled that Lowe's is still running this spring black Friday ad? They have 2 day only IN STORE ONLY doorbusters that they seem to be okay doing when we are suppose to be "social distancing". I don't understand how no one... —  read more 

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Big Boxes Being Forced to Limit Customers

It’s about time somebody stands up and puts a limit on number of customers that can be in a Lowe’s store during this pandemic .... https://www.al.com/coronavirus/2020/03/mobile-cracks-down-on-crowded-big-box-retail-stores.html

Profits over people

So we associates are the ones dealing with thousands of customers on a daily basis, and exposing ourselves potentially to COVID-19. Instead of the company trying to look out for everyone's safety like they claim, they're only interested in the profit... —  read more 

HR?

Question if a store manager came in the break room while im on lunch making fun of you saying how your going to be so sore because all the work he had planned. Should I take this to HR?

Hiring? 30,000

Lowe’s is hiring 30,000 workers ?????????????? Explain this.... Work here for $11.00 hours stressed out, exposed. or, sit home on Unemployment on Florida unemployment for $880.00 a week with every Government Perk, for 4 months NO Questions... —  read more 

lowes hazard pay

Did anyone else get shorted in their hazard pay from Lowes. Full time was supposed to received 300.00. I received 110. Plus has anyone's Lowes discouraged people from coming in and DYI or gardening shopping. I can't take it if another person tells me... —  read more 

It is now unmanageable

I don’t know about the rest of you, but after this week, there was a serious darkness that descended on our store. That weekend was so out of control, way too many people, everyone being an a–hole to each other, customers almost getting in a fight... —  read more 

Ellison on Kramer

https://www.cnbc.com/video/2020/03/25/lowes-ceo-talks-coronavirus-impact-stock-buybacks-and-online-business.html?fbclid=IwAR1XZ3NlawOm0KIFB7DgsdLVhHaLtGTMA6U6jR32wXEFqVB9SqdLVz_0V04

Out of work

I'm just wondering... If you take the leave of absence do you still get the 150$ or 300$ ? Or if you received the money and then take a leave of absence do you have to pay the money back

There Will Be A Reckoning

The lack of protection and regard for employee safety, and indirectly our families is horrid!!!!!!! We know what our lives are worth to corporate, $300.00 F/T, $150.00 P/T. People are NOT buying Essential items, they're browsing and buying... —  read more 

Wait for the lawsuits when associates start dying

Just wait until a Lowe’s associate dies or infects customers that end up dying. While it is horrific to state this it is only a matter of time before this happens. There will be a litany of multi million dollar lawsuits against this company for... —  read more 

Kentucky Governor: “Home Centers are Next.”

The Ky Governor, Andy Beshear said yesterday that “Home Centers will be the next businesses to be ordered to shut down, if social distancing guidelines are not followed.” This was said after he received “dozens of reports regarding the crowds of... —  read more 

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Dear Board of Directors

Marvin says “we’re all in this together”. How are we in this together if you are all sitting at home, safe? You are brewing for a massive walk out. We need you to prove that our stores are safe to work in. I, and others, demand that each of... —  read more 

Is this place ever going to close?

Our store has done nearly 700k in 2 days. Understaffed and 100s if not thousands of people passing through. When does our country say enough is enough.

Here's where the buck should stop

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/25/lowes-ceo-marvin-ellison-says-sales-have-been-up-during-coronavirus-pandemic.html It's about $$$. Not our safety. We need to stand up and demand accountability. A better, cleaner, safer work environment to start... —  read more 

LOWES AND HOME DEPOT WILL LIKELY BE SHUT DOWN

Unless these stores take drastic action like not allowing customers in store, curbside pick up only. These stores are filled with people browsing and buying non-essential items. Neither business has any essential items left such as masks, lysol... —  read more 

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Skin rash

Anyone else getting a skin rash from the cleaning products we have to use now daily to clean the store?

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