Waitrose Overview

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  • www.waitrose.com
  • Bracknell, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1904
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Grocery Stores
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

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Waitrose & Partners has 348 shops in England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands, including 61 convenience branches, and another 27 shops at Welcome Break locations. It combines the convenience of a supermarket with the expertise and service of a specialist shop - dedicated ...
Mission: At Waitrose, we place the highest value on animal welfare, environmental responsibility and food quality. That’s why you’ll see the Red Tractor logo on so much of our packaging – but that’s only the minimum standard we set. For many decades, we’ve worked with our farmers to ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2021(#42), 2018(#43), 2017(#36), 2016(#25), 2015(#22)

Best Places to Interview: 2017(#9), 2016(#16)

Waitrose Reviews

4.0
79%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
Approve of CEO
Sharon White
Sharon White
530 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Good"

May 23, 2022 - Shop Assistant
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Friendly work environment for teenagers - good first job!

Cons

Managers were sometimes very demanding
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Diversity & Inclusion at Waitrose

4.0
(1524 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Waitrose?

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Waitrose Interviews

Experience
Positive78%
Negative8%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online95%
In Person2%
Recruitment Agency1%
Difficulty
2.6
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  1. Team Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Excellent, personal, friendly interview that I felt was setup to help you succeed. Mostly competence based questions with some role specific questions. Plenty of opportunity to ask questions and gave me a very good impression of the company and its people culture.
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Company Updates

November 20, 2018
'Christmas has arrived at Waitrose & Partners. Watch one of our six TV adverts for this year's Christmas campaign.' http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQJLs
November 12, 2018
'Christmas has arrived at Waitrose & Partners. Watch one of our six TV adverts for this year's Christmas campaign.' http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQS8Z

Waitrose Awards & Accolades

  • IGD RETAILER OF THE YEAR 2018IGD2018
  • Supermarket of the Year, Multiple Spirits Retailer of the Year and Multiple Wine RetailerDrinks Retailing Awards2018

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Waitrose FAQ

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Does Waitrose offer relocation assistance?

...Decent pay and benefits package compared to other supermarkets...

May 16, 2022

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