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Shoppers Drug Mart Reviews

Updated 6 Apr 2020

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3.6
68%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
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Shoppers Drug Mart President Mike Motz (no image)
Mike Motz
450 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Pushy head office with too many customer promotions(in 70 reviews)

  • "Barely making minimum wage even after 2 years of experience(in 63 reviews)

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  1. "Great environment and sufficient staffing"

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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly coworker and great working environment

    Cons

    It can easily get stressful when it is busy

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-04-06
  2. "Good starting job, not ideal in the long run"

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    Current Employee - Regulatory Affairs in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time

    Pros

    A good environment. You get to create a relationship with customers.

    Cons

    It's not a 8-5 job Mon-Fri. Pay is low

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-04-06
  3. "Friendly team member"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier 

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

    Pros

    Great work environment and nice team lead

    Cons

    working extra time if night shift

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-04-03
  4. "good job"

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    Current Employee - Beauty Expert in St. Catharines, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    get to try new products

    Cons

    Expect to work More than hired for

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-04-02
  5. "Nice Culture and Care"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice environment and good company culture

    Cons

    You will have to face many kinds of customers in the front line. Even if some customers are rude, you will have to be nice to them.

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    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-31
  6. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Shipper/Receiver 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Decent pay for retail, good benefits for full time, staff discount and good atmosphere

    Cons

    Can be very fast paced and always changing. Sometimes customers aren’t nice to deal with

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-23
  7. "SDM 8/10"

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    Current Employee - Staff Pharmacist in Midland, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits, and Pharmacist bonuses

    Cons

    Some Associates aren't as good/nice as others

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    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-22
  8. "Pharmacy Manager at SDM"

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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Manager in Burlington, ON
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Great employer and staff to work with.

    Cons

    Can get paid more. Usual pay is less then many other companies.

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-15
  9. "Culture"

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    Current Employee - Pharmacist 

    I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Amazing work culture and team engagement and support

    Cons

    More transparency would provide an even better work culture

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-15
  10. "Cashier"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time

    Pros

    love the job, nice customers

    Cons

    I don't have any cons

    Shoppers Drug Mart2020-03-15
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