Walgreens Boots Alliance Reviews

Updated Sep 18, 2020

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3.3
51%
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33%
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Walgreens Boots Alliance Executive Chairman Stefano Pessina
Stefano Pessina
168 Ratings
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  • "Some stores you have nice pharmacist while some will literally drive you to a corner(in 17 reviews)

  • "Work/life balance can be bad if your store is short staffed and you work more(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Cutting hours and short staffed."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate & Cashier in London, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Had a great boss while I was at the company. Work was manageable.

    Cons

    They pushed out my boss a few days before my last day. He wasn't meeting some corporate benchmark despite being great at his job. The company was also cutting overall hours from the store budget, meaning we had less people to work any given timeframe. We were overworked and arguably underpaid for it. That's pretty much the state of the USA's economy in a nutshell, however.

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  2. "Good part time job"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Madison, WI

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance part-time

    Pros

    good training program; flexible hours

    Cons

    not many opportunities for advancement


  3. "Store Manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Experience, you will definitely get that.

    Cons

    Time consuming, it can take up a lot of your time.

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  4. "Good job"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Customer Services Agent 

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, good manager, nice store

    Cons

    Tiring work, low pay relative to other jobs

  5. "Customer focused brand"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance part-time

    Pros

    consistent compnay within the retail sector with several job rolas.

    Cons

    losing it's indentity within the challenging retail sector by trying to do too many areas.

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  6. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Advisor in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Reasonable pay, uniform provided, training provided.

    Cons

    High staff turnover. Possibility of endangering health of clients through error.

  7. "Enjoyed the job but too much work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - General Warehouse Associate in Calif City, CA

    I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Enjoyed the people that I worked with

    Cons

    Too much work and pushed to the limits daily

  8. "General"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Pre Registration Pharmacist in Newton Abbot, England

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time

    Pros

    Decent company that is somewhat supportive

    Cons

    Sometimes feels like money takes precedent over safety in the pharmacy

  9. "dont join"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible hours, short commute, training

    Cons

    too much workload, company doesn't care about you

  10. "Mediocre"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Pharmacist in London, England

    I have been working at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Employee discount. Easy application process

    Cons

    Pressure for targets is too much. More about money than the patient

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