Why can’t a Brit get a job at Pret?

Pret splash

We did this investigation after various news reports suggested Pret stores tended to have very few British staff. The piece got a strong reaction online, including this blog post from the Spectator’s editor Fraser Nelson. The online version is here. A few months later, I interviewed Pret CEO Clive Schlee. During the interview he revealed that Pret were developing a new job scheme to attract more British young people into the business, which he said “stemmed from” our piece.

About Joshi Herrmann

Editor-in-chief, Tab Media

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