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Waitrose Overview

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Bracknell, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1904
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Grocery Stores & Supermarkets
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Waitrose Limited operates about 235 Waitrose supermarkets in London, southern England, the Midlands, East Anglia, Wales, and Scotland. Founded in 1904 by Wallace Wait and Arthur Rose, it was acquired in 1937 by John Lewis Partnership, one of the UK's largest ... Read more

Waitrose Reviews

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    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose full-time

    Pros

    The benefits of working for the company are great.

    Cons

    There restructuring of management leaves the store massively understaffed.

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Waitrose Photos

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Waitrose Interviews

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    Supermarket Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, KY
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Waitrose (London, KY) in January 2014.

    Interview

    group interview before breaking off into a 1 on 1, team building exercises. they wanna see teamwork and confidence. Asked questions and had to stand infront of the group to answer the questions as well as working in small teams to complete tasks.

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Waitrose Awards & Accolades

  • Top Company to work for, LinkedIn, 2017
  • Best Organic Supermarket, Best Organic Supermarket Award 2017, 2017
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