Thierry Garnier will join Kingfisher in the autumn

Home improvement retailer Kingfisher has turned to Carrefour’s Thierry Garnier to be its new chief executive and revive its fortunes, succeeding Veron(...)

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson: “It is unfair . . . to try and retain the authority you once possessed. You have to let go and let the new man and the new regime do what they think is best.” Photograph: Oli Scarf/AFP/Getty

Alex Ferguson, the former manager of Manchester United, once offered this universal truth about how to behave towards a successor: “It is unfair . . .(...)

The underlying pretax profit of B&Q owner Kingfisher fell 13 per cent in its most recent annual results. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Home improvement retailer Kingfisher is parting company with chief executive Véronique Laury after it reported a 13 per cent fall in annual profit, mo(...)

Kingfisher’s shares fell as much as 5.8 per cent on Wednesday, taking losses for the year to more than 30 per cent. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Kingfisher, Europe’s second-largest home-improvement retailer, reported weak quarterly sales in France and said it would pull out of Russia, Spain and(...)

Customers browse goods on display at a B&Q store. Photograph: Rupert Hartley/Bloomberg

Home improvement retailer Kingfisher reported a 15 per cent fall in half-year profits after a poor performance in France, but said it was on track to (...)

The winter snow storms forced 40 B&Q   stores to  close temporarily. Photograph:     Paul Faith/PA Wire

Kingfisher, Europe’s second largest home improvement retailer, said its quarterly sales were hit by winter snow storms which kept shoppers at home. S(...)

A 15-month low: B&Q owner Kingfisher has reported annual profits tumbling more than 10 per cent and warned of an “uncertain” UK outlook after a recent hit to sales. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Shares slid on Wednesday as trade war fears dented investors’ confidence and the US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25 per cent. DUBLIN F(...)

Kingfisher made an underlying pretax profit of £440 million (€495 million) in the six months to July 31st. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Kingfisher, Europe’s largest home improvement retailer, on Wednesday reported a better-than-expected 1 per cent rise in first-half profit but said it (...)

Kingfisher trades as B&Q and Screwfix in Ireland and Britain

Kingfisher, Europe’s largest home improvement retailer, beat forecasts with a 0.3 per cent rise in annual profit, though it said it remained cautious (...)

Home Retail has confirmed the group is to sell Homebase to Wesfarmers

Australia’s home-improvement leader is coming Europe after Wesfarmers agreed to buy Home Retail Group’s Homebase chain for £340 million. Bunnings, w(...)

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