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Alfreton, England
1001 to 5000 employees
1911
Company - Private
Food & Drink Manufacturing
£100 to £500 million (GBP) per year
Lindt & Sprüngli, Hotel Chocolat, Green & Black's
CREATING QUALITY CHOCOLATE GIFTS FOR OVER 100 YEARS
Our delicious treats have been delighting customers for over 100 years. Today Thorntons is a £220m+ turnover company and our products can be found across a multi-channel network comprising shops ... Read more

Thorntons (UK) Reviews

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Barry Bloomer
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  • "Chocolate shop worker"

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    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Middlesbrough, England
    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Middlesbrough, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thorntons (UK) part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice colleagues and working environment

    Cons

    No cons really. It's easy to get fat because you work in a chocolate shop.

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Thorntons (UK) Photos

Thorntons (UK) photo of: Our new look stores
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Chocolate Kabin Event
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Largest Chocolate Box for our Centenary Year
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Cafe Thorntons Charity Event
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Thorntons Factory at Belper
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Tea and Cake trolley raising money for Smile Train
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Thorntons (UK) Interviews

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    Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Thorntons (UK) (London, England) in October 2015.

    Interview

    maths and english quiz
    shop floor sampling
    face to face interview

    first was a face to face interview asking the usual questions this was then followed by a maths and english test nothing very hard after this it was an interaction sampling session to determine customer service skills

    Interview Questions

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Thorntons (UK) Awards & Accolades

  • Young Talent of the Year, Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards, 2014

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