Skip to Content
Employer Quick Look

Fred's Inc.

Food, Retail, Merchandising
HQ: Memphis, TN   |   5,000 - 10,000 employees  |  
Fred's Inc. traces its history back to 1947, when it opened its original store in
Coldwater, Mississippi. Today, fred’s is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, and
operates over 700 discount general merchandise stores and over 325 pharmacies
across the southeastern United States.

With a unique store format and strategy that combine the best elements of a discount
dollar store, drug store and mass merchant, Fred's Inc. stocks more than
12,000 frequently purchased items that address the everyday needs of its customers.
This merchandise includes nationally recognized brand-name products, proprietary
Fred’s Brand products, and lower-priced off-brand products.

Fred's Inc. was established in 1978. Our mission is to be the preferred community
pharmacy by providing care that earns the trust of the patients we serve. We achieve
this trust with the help of our highly skilled, compassionate pharmacy team members
and a commitment to patient care, with a comprehensive immunization program,
medication therapy management (MTM), and Medicare Part D education.
It's our vision to put a smile on every customer's face. And on the face of every team member. Join the Fred's family and find out what our customers already know—that Fred's is a great place to be.
  • The chance to be part of the Fred's family of friendly team members
  • An exciting environment with opportunities for growth and advancement
  • The ability to get involved and help the community where you live and work, including local children's hospitals, United Way outreach programs, and more
  • Strong benefit program, including the Fred's Employee Stock Payment Plan
Fred's Facts:
  • Our vision: put a smile on every customer's face
  • Our mission: to be the hometown discount store that provides a fast, fun, and friendly low-price place to shop
  • Over 670 stores and more than 300 pharmacies operating in 15 Southeastern states
  • A growing publicly-traded company with strong financials and a solid, growing bottom line
Career Opportunities
Customers know us as a great place to save time and money. Our team members know us as a great place to work. From store and pharmacy positions, to careers in our store support center and distribution facilities, Fred's offers something for everyone. We're a fast-paced, fast-growing company with opportunities for growth and the chance to work with great people. Care to join the team? Join here.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F