Walgreens Boots Alliance Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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3.3
53%
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43%
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Executive Chairman Stefano Pessina
Stefano Pessina
268 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good staff and fast paced(in 35 reviews)

  • "Staff discount , extra hours available(in 33 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance is non existent(in 20 reviews)

  • "Some stores you have nice pharmacist while some will literally drive you to a corner(in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Decent work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Manager in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent to work for overall

    Cons

    On call and weekend working

  2. "Solid Blue Chip"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Established Family name Great opportunities to grow within Leading health and beauty retailer for the UK

    Cons

    limited opportunities within specific technology areas


  3. "Not Bad"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Retail Store Manager in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    It's OK, on occasions, desperate at times.

    Cons

    No Staff regularly and turnover often.

  4. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Finance Analyst in Weybridge, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Job rotations and great teams

    Cons

    Restructures common and senior management unfair

  5. "Happy place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Milton Keynes, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    At the current time short of staff

  6. "Nice place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Advisor in Saint Pancras, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance part-time

    Pros

    Good team store discounts, health and beauty knowledge, better understanding of health care assistant.

    Cons

    Working during pendemic Late working hours

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  7. COVID-19

    "Good atmosphere"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good benefits and nice office environment

    Cons

    has been tricky through the pandemic

  8. "Great company!"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Talent Partner in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Incredible development opportunities. Good collaboration amongst various teams. Good culture.

    Cons

    Some process' and digital innovation and be a little slower than other companies

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  9. "Brilliant company to work part time for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Boots Customer Assistant in Crawley, West Sussex, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance part-time

    Pros

    - Good pay - Lots of training opportunities, ie. N07, Macmillan, pharmacy

    Cons

    - restrictive when taking holiday entitlement - unorganized management

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  10. "Graat"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Pack Tech in Nottingham, England

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Brilliant company. Work hard, very well structured, good team

    Cons

    Not great bonus or recognition

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