`...and a packet of Surf'

July 1999
Manager: British Journal of Administrative Management;Jul/Aug99, Issue 15, p5
Academic Journal
Features WAITROSE@work, an intranet shopping service from Waitrose. Allowing of employees to do shopping without leaving their desktop; Increasing popularity among employees.


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