Waitrose Limited, a food retailer, operates a chain of supermarkets in England, Scotland, and Wales. It sells groceries, such as bakery products, milk, meat, fruits and vegetables, beers, wine and spirits, soft drinks and water, household products, tea and coffee, health and beauty products, baby and child products, and pet care products; home and garden products, including cooking products and kitchenware, dining products and tableware, household cleaning products, laundry products, candles, newsagents and stamps, office and stationary products, and tights and socks; and flowers and gifts. The company also engages in made-to-order food service catering. It serves cakes, party foods, sandwic...
Southern Industrial Area
Bracknell, RG12 8YA
Founded in 1904
Waitrose Appoints Rebecca Hemsley as New Head of Hospitality
Dec 5 15
Waitrose has appointed Rebecca Hemsley as its new head of hospitality operations. Hemsley joins from Pret a Manger, where she has spent over a decade. She joined the food-to-go specialist as head of human resources before becoming head of coffee and product launches and latterly head of commercial operations. Hemsley will join Waitrose in January, taking over from Jill Dewar who is now head of store format at John Lewis.
Mark Price Steps Down as Waitrose Managing Director Amid Speculation
Oct 20 15
Channel 4 's deputy chairman Mark Price has stepped down as Waitrose managing director amid speculation that he will take over from Lord Burns. Known as the 'Chubby Grocer', Price - who officially stands down on 3 April 2016 after a 33-year association with the John Lewis Partnership.
Waitrose to Appoint Loraine Woodhouse as Finance Director on October 5, 2015
Jun 18 15
Loraine Woodhouse will be stepping down from the Board of John Lewis plc at that time and is to become Finance Director of Waitrose on 5 October 2015.