Compare Pret A Manger vs Itsu BETA

See how working at Pret A Manger vs. Itsu compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Pret A Manger vs. Itsu. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Pret A Manger

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Itsu

Employee Ratings

  • Itsu scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.7
(based on 802 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 148 reviews)
Itsu employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Itsu employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.0 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Itsu employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.2 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Itsu employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.2
Senior Management
3.2
Itsu employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.6
Culture & Values
3.6
Itsu employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pret A Manger Ceo Pano Christou
38%
38%Pano Christou
CEO Approval
Itsu Ceo Julian Metcalfe
86%
86%Julian Metcalfe
Itsu employees rated their CEO Approval 48% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Itsu employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 29% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Itsu employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Itsu salaries averaged £745 higher than Pret A Manger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member68 Salaries
£8/hr
General Manager15 Salaries
£31,986/yr
Team Leader18 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member41 Salaries
£8/hr
General Manager11 Salaries
£34,221/yr
Team Leader8 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • Pret A Manger had 116 more reviews than Itsu that mentioned "Free food" as a Pro.
  • Pret A Manger had 22 more reviews than Itsu that mentioned "Hard work" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 141 reviews)
"Paid breaks"(in 40 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 25 reviews)
"Free lunch"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 45 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
"Hard work"(in 9 reviews)
"Lot of pressure"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Barista

I worked at Pret A Manger part-time

Pros

Friendly and encouraging team, perks

Cons

Early shifts, fast paced environment

Current Employee - Team Member

I have been working at Itsu full-time for more than a year

Pros

Possibility to have the mistery box every week

Cons

if there is not enough work your hours may be cut

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