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Menzies Distribution Reviews

Updated 24 Jun 2019

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Menzies Distribution CEO Paula Bell
Paula Bell
4 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Newstrade"

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    Current Employee - Night Shift Supervisor in Eastbourne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Menzies Distribution full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Personal development , job security , safe work place .

    Cons

    Heavy work , stressful at times .

    Advice to Management

    Not all workers produce same amount of productivity . Cherish those who do more.

    Menzies Distribution2017-10-31
  2. "Menzies"

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    Current Employee - Regional Health and Safety Advisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Menzies Distribution full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Invest in employees and able to work yourself up the ladder if your willing to put the hard working in. Some really talented staff within and going in the right direction with contract wins and diversifying

    Cons

    Not the best payers compared to other companies but do invest in training etc.

    Advice to Management

    Some not all could be more proactive in health and safety

    Menzies Distribution2019-06-24
  3. "Dont work here"

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    Current Employee - Accounts Assistant in Edinburgh, Scotland

    I have been working at Menzies Distribution part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexi hours Met some nice people

    Cons

    Poor management No progression Terrible pay Management dont communicate

    Advice to Management

    You need to communicate with employees better instead of keeping us in the dark Not professional at all

    Menzies Distribution2019-05-12
  4. "cru scanner"

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    Former Employee - Factory Worker in Paisley, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Menzies Distribution part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    opportunity of over time at all times usually

    Cons

    Management is bad and supervisors do nothing but stand and watch you work

    Menzies Distribution2019-05-09
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Average"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Menzies Distribution full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good people working there so can make friends

    Cons

    Hard to get anything to change

    Menzies Distribution2019-01-12
  6. "Hgv driver."

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    Former Employee - Hgv Driver in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Menzies Distribution full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    None. Never happy if you get done early

    Cons

    Long hours. Full wagons. If you get finished early there not happy.

    Advice to Management

    Need to chill out and stop harassing the drivers.

    Menzies Distribution2018-07-19
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Menzies Distribution full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A lot of long-serving, loyal staff. A good, solid company to work for. Management are pretty flexible and reasonable too. Flexi-time available in some teams. Head office has a free on-site gym. Lovely office building

    Cons

    Rates of pay not great for some. No real benefits to speak of on top of salary. Difficult to recruit/develop staff if not offering competitive salaries.

    Advice to Management

    Offer more competitive salaries, to allow the business to recruit and keep the best people.

    Menzies Distribution2018-02-03
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Professional scanner"

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    Current Employee - Professional Scanner in Paisley, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Menzies Distribution part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some good people to work with, flexible with working hours, opportunity for overtime

    Cons

    Very Boring and constantly being scrutinised

    Menzies Distribution2018-02-02
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great"

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    Former Employee - Call Handler in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Menzies Distribution for less than a year

    Pros

    great team, positive enviroment , leaders always willing to help

    Cons

    Nothing was wrong with this company

    Menzies Distribution2017-10-10
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Menzies Distribution"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Slow to implement change s

    Menzies Distribution2017-09-21
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