Compare Maplin Electronics vs E-Cigarette Direct BETA

See how E-Cigarette Direct vs. Maplin Electronics compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
Maplin Electronics company icon

Maplin Electronics

E-Cigarette Direct company icon

E-Cigarette Direct

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 279 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.7
(based on 28 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
4.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
4.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
4.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Maplin Electronics Ceo Oliver Meakin
31%
31%Oliver Meakin
CEO Approval
E-Cigarette Direct Ceo Jon Nelsey
92%
92%Jon Nelsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
45%
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
25%
Positive Business Outlook
93%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Advisor61 Salaries
£7/hr
Store Manager37 Salaries
£26,392/yr
Customer Advisor2 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Manager2 Salaries
£10/hr
Retail Store Manager1 Salaries
£20,961/yr
Customer Advisor1 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 24 reviews)
"Great people"(in 14 reviews)
There are no reviews matching this company.
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 40 reviews)
"Head office"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sorry to Go"2 Aug 2019

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at Maplin Electronics full-time

Pros

Great store staff Good Staff discount

Cons

Like for like sales targets not always achievable middle managers power hungry

Current Employee - Customer Advisor

I have been working at E-Cigarette Direct part-time for less than a year

Pros

Supportive management Good pay Customer focused

Cons

None I can think of

Advice to Management

Seems to be good progression opportunity within the company and always extra hours to be picked up when available. However progression to a greater hours within contract would be great.

Job Postings