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Party City Overview

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Rockaway, NJ (US)
501 to 1000 employees
1986
Company - Public (PRTY)
Other Retail Shops
$50 to $100 million (NZD) per year
Competitors

Walmart, Celebrate Express, Oriental Trading Company

Party City Holdings is the largest party goods supplier and party retail chain in the world. We are also the country's premier retailer of Halloween costumes, accessories and decorations. Party City Holdings is made up of two divisions, Party City Retail Group ... Read more

Mission: At Party City… We Bring Parties to Life!
We engage customers. We find out their needs by asking all the right questions about their party, and make expert recommendations! We create unforgettable parties!

Party City Reviews

  • "Okay but unreasonable management"

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    Former Employee - Party City in Woodbury, MN (US)
    Former Employee - Party City in Woodbury, MN (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Party City part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Workers, Easy to learn overall

    Cons

    Manager has unrealistic expectations for workers

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Party City Photos

Party City photo of: PC Grand Opening
Party City photo of: Happy New Year
Party City photo of: Happy New Year from Store 527
Party City photo of: Happy New Year 2015
Party City photo of: Happy New Year from Store 5136
Party City photo of: Christmas Spirit in Store 668
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Party City Interviews

Experience

Experience
68%
19%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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30%
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    General Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at Party City (Columbus, OH (US)).

    Interview

    District Manager one on one interview. Very informal, and focused on retail management experience. Video conference with Regional Manager one on one. Focused on Character and leadership philosophy. Both interviews relatively short and somewhat informal.

    Interview Questions

    • Experience, and culture questions. What are strengths and weaknesses. Top focus as a leader.   1 Answer
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Party City Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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