The Body Shop Overview

  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1976
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Beauty & Personal Accessories Shops
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

CompetitorsWalgreens Boots Alliance, Bath & Body Works, Sephora
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The Body Shop was founded in 1976 by Dame Anita Roddick in Brighton, England. It all started as a small shop providing quality skincare products in refilled bottles and with the belief that business could be a force for good and the world - our source of beauty. Since then The ...
Mission: We exist to make a positive difference to people’s lives. We create superior quality products using the world’s finest natural ingredients to make your skin feel so good.

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Best Places to Work: 2021(#23)

The Body Shop Reviews

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David Boynton
David Boynton
215 Ratings
21 Feb 2021
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Former Employee - Cleaner in Worthing, South East England, England, England
Positive Outlook
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I worked at The Body Shop full-time


supervisors and staff are very helpfull


none all was good there
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Diversity & Inclusion at The Body Shop

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...Hire racist all white store managers....Read More

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The Body Shop Interviews

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In Person26%

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    Answered behavioral questions with the manager, and then was asked to choose a product and stand outside the store offering free samples to passerby. I had to talk with them about the product and try to sell them on it.

    Are you comfortable touching other people?

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Company Updates

9 March 2020
Girls still don’t have equal rights – and that has to change. 🙌 That’s why we’re donating £50,000 to support Plan International’s work in the UK and Ireland 💚 Together, we can make sure girls and young people know their rights and have their voices heard 👏 Our stores will also be accepting donations today and tomorrow to support
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9 March 2020
DID YOU KNOW… March is B Corporation Month! 💚 We couldn’t have achieved B Corp™ status without you! Our history of engaging you guys in activist campaigns, like Forever Against Animal Testing, and influencing legislation helped us achieve B Corp certification. B Corps believe business can be a force for good – but you always have too! Give yourself a high five 🙏 and discover what else it took to become a B Corp.
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The Body Shop Awards & Accolades

  • Best Green Companies for America's ChildrenWorking Mother2008

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Does The Body Shop offer parental leave?

...Good maternity pay....

27 June 2020

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