Founded in 1995 and comprised of more than 800 mall-based, airport, street level and factory outlet stores nationwide, and in Puerto Rico and Canada primarily under the Lids and Hat World retail brands, Indianapolis-based Hat World Inc. is recognized as a leading specialty retail leader of officially licensed and branded athletic fashion headwear. Hat – more... World also operates smaller retail brands Lids Kids, Hat Shack, Hat Zone, Head Quarters and Cap Connection. Most stores offer a vast assortment of college, MLB, NBA, NFL and NHL teams, as well as other specialty fashion categories all in the latest styles and colors. Some stores also offer a strong complementary line of licensed apparel, and custom embroidery capability. The company serves the core fan and fashion-conscious and trend-savvy mid-teen to mid-20s customer. It also sells its products and promotes its stores through the Internet sites lids.com™, hatworld.com™, lidskids.com™, and hatshack.com™. In addition, licensed Lids stores operate from premier street locations and kiosks within major department stores in Hong Kong and China. Hat World is a subsidiary of Genesco Inc. – less
Lids Employer Reviews
Cashier/Sales Associate (Former Employee), Arlington, VA – January 23, 2013
Assistant Manager (Former Employee), Pensacola, FL – September 3, 2014
Assistant Manager (Current Employee), Athens, GA – August 27, 2014
Sales Associate/Cashier (Former Employee), Brownsville, TX – August 26, 2014
Third-key Assistant (Former Employee), North Charleston, SC – August 21, 2014
Working at Lids
What are the average starting salaries, bonuses, benefits and travel requirements like at Lids?
What do you like best about working at Lids? Are there any great perks or ...
It's always hard to know what to expect when going in for that interview -- and preparation can make all the difference. What is the interview process like at Lids?
Every business has its own style. What is the office environment and culture like at Lids?
Are people dressed in business casual, jeans and t-shirts, or full-on suits? D...
Do you work at Lids? How did you find the job? How did you get that first interview?
Any advice for someone trying to get in?
What do you think - will Lids grow fast? Are they expanding their staff? How does Lids stack up against the competition?