Waitrose Overview

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  • www.waitrose.com
  • Bracknell, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1904
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Grocery Shops & Supermarket
  • $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
82%
Approve of CEO
Sharon White
Sharon White
207 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Great place to work"

Jul 1, 2021 - Customer Service Assistant in Chandlers Ford, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Great perks like John Lewis discount
- Friendly management
- Training opportunities
- Subsidised lunches in staff canteen

Cons

Early starts in the morning, but you get that at any supermarket
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Diversity & Inclusion at Waitrose

4.0
(898 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Waitrose?

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Waitrose Interviews

Experience
Positive78%
Negative7%
Neutral14%
Getting an Interview
Applied online95%
In Person2%
Recruitment Agency1%
Difficulty
2.6
Average
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  1. Customer Service Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    I had a one to one interview with a member of the HR team. It was my first ever job interview and they were very friendly and supportive, it was a great experience.
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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 massages?

...So if you'd worked 8 hours you couldn't do you shopping and get a free coffee, and then if you're working full time you could only do that 2 days a week on your days off....

July 24, 2019

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