Still Britain’s biggest retailer by market share, M&S’s performance over Christmas will clearly be key to how much longer Marc Bolland can hold on to his job at the group.

Four years ago, Helen Weir was being tipped as the first woman to run a top UK bank. Now she’s being named as a potential successor to Marc Bolland at(...)

B&Q saw a sales surge in the first quarter, boosting parent company Kingfisher’s profits.

Kingfisher, Europe’s top home improvement retailer, posted a 20 per cent surge in first quarter retail profit and said it would pay a £100 million spe(...)

B&Q hardware store: the chain is jostling in France for the top spot with Group Adeo

Kingfisher, Europe’s largest home improvement retailer, moved to strengthen its position in France, its most profitable market, with a €275 mil(...)

Kingfisher, Europe’s biggest home improvements retailer, reported a slight dip in profits today and said it was too early to call an economic recovery(...)

David Marnane: Elleval has been unlucky as he needs good ground

Killarney starts four days with this evening’s Vincent O’Brien Ruby Stakes feature and providing the ground remains good, Elleval can strike a blow fo(...)

As a mutual organisation, owned by its members and managed for their benefit, the Co-operative is supposed to be different from other banks.

As a mutual organisation, owned by its members and managed for their benefit, the Co-operative is supposed to be different from other banks. So it see(...)

B&Q Ireland sought the appointment of an examiner on January in a bid to rescue the business which was significantly loss-making. Photograph: Reuters/Luke MacGregor

DIY chain B&Q Ireland has exited examinership today, saving over 600 jobs. The High Court earlier approved an investment plan for th(...)

B&Q Ireland Ltd, which operates nine stores across the State employing 690 people, entered examinership in January with liabilities of more than €17 million to its parent company, Kingfisher plc. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Home improvements chain B&Q will pay €5 million to repudiate the lease on its Waterford store, the High Court heard yesterday. However, its(...)

B&Q’s store at Liffey Valley Retail Park in Co Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Home improvements chain B&Q’s bid to have several lease agreements for its stores set aside were adjourned at the High Court today. T(...)