We're extremely proud of each and every one of the over 52,000 associates who work for VF across the globe. Every individual on our team looked at their career options and decided that VF was the company that best fit their life. Not only do they enjoy great benefits like health and wellness plans, retirement plans, product discounts and tuition reimbursement but - just as important - they connect with our strong values and dynamic brand cultures.
Whether you prefer a laid-back casual workplace or a more urban, sophisticated atmosphere, VF offers a wide range of "brand environments" to work in - each reflecting the lifestyles of brands like Lee®, The North Face®, Reef®, Timberland® and Wrangler®. And while each of our businesses is different, all share a core respect for the individual and an appreciation of what each person can bring to the organization.
We care about our associates and how we fit their lives. And to help us better understand these relationships, we conducted a global survey in 2008 to find out what our associates were thinking and feeling about working at VF. Needless to say, we were quite pleased with the results, which include these highlights: