What to pick, and avoid, at Waitrose


Andy Howard MW continues his reviews of the major UK retailers, starting with Waitrose, who are currently offering 25% off all purchases of six bottles or more. 

Readers may recall my  previous review of the Waitrose business model (and that of the parent John Lewis Partnership group), which – in the context of major UK retailers – can be viewed as being substantially different from that of its competitors. Waitrose has long fostered an image of quality, innovation and partnership with both suppliers and employees. Although initially focused on heartland regions in middle England back in the 1960s and 1970s...