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Alfreton, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
1911
Company - Private
Manufacturing
$100 to $500 million (AUD) per year
Lindt & Sprüngli, Hotel Chocolat, Green & Black's
CREATING QUALITY CHOCOLATE GIFTS FOR OVER 100 YEARS
Our delicious treats have been delighting customers for over 100 years. Today Thorntons is a £220m+ turnover company and our products can be found across a multi-channel network comprising shops, franchises ... Read more

Thorntons (UK) Reviews

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Barry Bloomer
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    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Lovely retailer to work for good training in all aspects of the job .

    Cons

    Sometimes unrealistic goals and blame culture and head office constantly makes mistakes and managers have to keep following up .

    Advice to Management

    Sort out head office before blaming stores !!!

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Thorntons (UK) Photos

Thorntons (UK) photo of: Our new look stores
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Chocolate Kabin Event
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Largest Chocolate Box for our Centenary Year
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Cafe Thorntons Charity Event
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Thorntons Factory at Belper
Thorntons (UK) photo of: Tea and Cake trolley raising money for Smile Train
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Thorntons (UK) Interviews

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    Christmas Tep Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Thorntons (UK).

    Interview

    Really nice group interview process, employees were friendly and encouraging. They gave us some group tasks to do for example 2 truths 1 lie. I was called a few days later to confirm that I had the job and started a week after. All in all a positive experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Pick a product that you would give to a customer matching the description given. E.g A girls birthday party.   Answer Question
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Thorntons (UK) Awards & Accolades

  • Young Talent of the Year, Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards, 2014

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