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Blacks Outdoor Retail Overview

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Heckmondwike, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
Unknown
Company - Private
Sporting Goods Stores
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Blacks Outdoor Retail Ltd is the UK's largest outdoor retailer with Millets and Blacks stores we cater for all types of customer with our diverse range of products from Clothing, Equipment, Footwear and Accessories.

Blacks Outdoor Retail Reviews

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Blacks Outdoor Retail CEO Ken Reeve
Ken Reeve
5 Ratings
  • "My store was great, region seems okayish"

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    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Reading, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Reading, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Blacks Outdoor Retail part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Wonderful people at my store, HR always good

    Cons

    No sense of community outside of my own store

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Blacks Outdoor Retail Photos

Blacks Outdoor Retail photo of: Salisbury - Blacks Outdoor Shop (Photo thanks to Geograph user Chris Talbot, Some Rights Reserved)
Blacks Outdoor Retail photo of: Blacks, Monson Rd (Photo thanks to Geograph user N Chadwick, Some Rights Reserved)
Blacks Outdoor Retail photo of: Blacks - North Street, Brighton (Photo thanks to Geograph user Paul Gillett, Some Rights Reserved)
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Blacks Outdoor Retail Interviews

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Getting an Interview
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    Area Manager Interview

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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Blacks Outdoor Retail in August-2010.

    Interview

    Competency based through out. How and why.....

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Non negotiable.

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