My experience working for this company is biased because I was terminated. There are some great people in the building and I highly respect most of them.
This company is split into two main groups: people focused on PrimeSource products and people focused on squeezing short-term profits to impress the Senior Leadership Team. Not surprisingly, those two groups are frequently pulling in opposite directions. This company is owned by a private equity company, Platinum, and has to report earnings updates regularly. There is large amount of importance on reporting only positive numbers. If the company is in a poor reporting position and has to create a special buy to lower some cost of goods for a monthly update, then it will overstock inventory. If the company is in a strong reporting position then it will drastically reduce inventory, cancel purchases to suppliers, and tell
However, there are some VP level employees who do not believe in managing people and developing skills that will benefit profitability long-term.