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Kingfisher is a home improvement retailing company. The Company is engaged in the supply ofDIY and home improvement products and services through a network of retail stores and other channels. Its main retail brands are B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt and Screwfix.
TypePublic
Founded1982
HQLondon, GB
Websitekingfisher.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2019)62,889(+3%)
Job Openings521
Revenue (FY, 2018)£11.7 B
Share Price (Mar 2021)£3.2(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Kingfisher

Thierry Garnier

Thierry Garnier

Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Cosslett

Andrew Cosslett

Board Chairman, Chairman of the Nomination Committee
Bernard Bot

Bernard Bot

Chief Financial Officer
Graham Bell

Graham Bell

CEO B&Q UK and Ireland
Rakhi Goss-Custard

Rakhi Goss-Custard

Non-Executive Director
John Wartig

John Wartig

Chief Transformation and Development Officer
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Kingfisher Office Locations

Kingfisher has offices in London, Chandler's Ford, Yeovil, Templemars and in 2 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
3 Sheldon Square Paddington
Chandler's Ford, GB
Chestnut Ave
Yeovil, GB
Trade House Mead Avenue
Templemars, FR
17 Route de l'Epinoy
Warszawa, PL
Eastern Europe Buying Office Ul. Krakowiakow 78
İstanbul, TR
Kingfisher Istanbul Turgut Ozal Bulvari, Colakoglu Is Merkezi No:82/1
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Kingfisher Financials and Metrics

Kingfisher Revenue

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Kingfisher's revenue was reported to be £11.69 b in FY, 2018 which is a 0.3% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (H1, 2019)

6.0b

Gross profit (H1, 2019)

2.2b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2019), %

37%

Net income (H1, 2019)

171.0m

EBIT (H1, 2019)

328.0m

Market capitalization (31-Mar-2021)

6.7b

Closing stock price (31-Mar-2021)

3.2

Cash (31-Jul-2019)

385.0m

EV

9.1b
Kingfisher's current market capitalization is £6.7 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

11.2b11.7b11.7b

Revenue growth, %

8%4%0%

Cost of goods sold

7.1b7.4b7.4b

Gross profit

4.2b4.3b4.3b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

6.0b6.1b6.0b

Cost of goods sold

3.8b3.9b3.8b

Gross profit

2.2b2.2b2.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

37%36%37%
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

795.0m230.0m229.0m

Accounts Receivable

551.0m550.0m453.0m

Inventories

2.2b2.7b2.6b

Current Assets

3.6b3.5b3.4b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

776.0m181.0m385.0m

Accounts Receivable

545.0m521.0m415.0m

Inventories

2.5b2.7b2.8b

Current Assets

3.9b3.5b3.7b
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

610.0m485.0m218.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

253.0m254.0m272.0m

Inventories

(46.0m)(473.0m)95.0m

Accounts Payable

4.0m87.0m(203.0m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

295.0m208.0171.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

122.0m132.0270.0m

Inventories

(295.0m)3.0(111.0m)

Accounts Payable

313.0m20.094.0m
GBPFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

9.1 x

EV/CFO

9 x

Revenue/Employee

181.0k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Kingfisher Operating Metrics

Kingfisher's Stores was reported to be 1.3 k in H1, 2019. Kingfisher's Customers was reported to be 6 m in FY, 2018.
FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019

Countries

101010

Customers

6 m6 m6 m

Manufacturing Sites

1.18 k1 k

Stores

1.19 k1.21 k1.28 k1.3 k1.33 k1.33 k
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Kingfisher Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SC Praktiker Romania SRLAugust 07, 2017
Bricostore Romania S.A.May 31, 2013
B&Q Asia Holdings LtdJune 30, 2005£143.5 m
CastoramaAugust 01, 2001
Streets Online LtdOctober 31, 2000
ScrewfixJanuary 01, 1999
ProMarkt Holding GmbHJanuary 01, 1998
ADSR Real Estate S.A.S.U.
Alcedo Finance Limited
Bargain Bob’s Limited
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Kingfisher Revenue Breakdown

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Kingfisher revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 12.2% from Poland, 36.6% from France, 43.3% from UK & Ireland and 7.9% from Other

Kingfisher Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Kingfisher Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Kingfisher Online and Social Media Presence

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Kingfisher News and Updates

B&Q owner Kingfisher toasts click & collect success as sales surge

Kingfisher, the owner of B&Q and Screwfix, this morning announced that sales and profit surged last year, boosted by its The post B&Q owner Kingfisher toasts click & collect success as sales surge appeared first on CityAM.

DIY firm Kingfisher sales jump on online boom

Home improvement firm Kingfisher said that a boom in online sales had seen fourth quarter sales rise 16.9 per cent. The post DIY firm Kingfisher sales jump on online boom appeared first on CityAM.

Kingfisher joins supermarkets in returning business rates relief

DIY retailer Kingfisher has joined a list of retailers announcing plans to repay millions in business rates relief it received The post Kingfisher joins supermarkets in returning business rates relief appeared first on CityAM.

Kingfisher to boost profit by £175m from Covid-19 support and cost savings

B&Q owner Kingfisher expects to report an extra £175m profit for the year due to temporary cost savings, including government The post B&Q owner Kingfisher expects £175m profit boost due to Covid-19 support and cost savings appeared first on CityAM.

Kingfisher profit jumps as online sales rise during lockdown

B&Q-owner Kingfisher increased its pre-tax profit by 62.4 per cent in the first half of the year as a strong The post Kingfisher profit jumps as online sales rise during lockdown appeared first on CityAM.

Kingfisher selects MRI Software's lease accounting solution for effective IFRS 16 reporting

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with over 1,300 stores in nine countries across Europe, Russia and Turkey, supported by a team of over 77,000 colleagues. They operate under retail brands including B&Q, Castorama, Brico...
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Kingfisher Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kingfisher founded?

    Kingfisher was founded in 1982.

  • Who are Kingfisher key executives?

    Kingfisher's key executives are Thierry Garnier, Andrew Cosslett and Bernard Bot.

  • How many employees does Kingfisher have?

    Kingfisher has 62,889 employees.

  • What is Kingfisher revenue?

    Latest Kingfisher annual revenue is £11.7 b.

  • What is Kingfisher revenue per employee?

    Latest Kingfisher revenue per employee is £185.8 k.

  • Who are Kingfisher competitors?

    Competitors of Kingfisher include The Home Depot, B&Q and Travis Perkins.

  • Where is Kingfisher headquarters?

    Kingfisher headquarters is located at 3 Sheldon Square Paddington , London.

  • Where are Kingfisher offices?

    Kingfisher has offices in London, Chandler's Ford, Yeovil, Templemars and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kingfisher have?

    Kingfisher has 8 offices.