Kingfisher is a British home improvement retailing company. The Company is engaged in the supply of home improvement products and services through a network of retail stores and other channels, located mainly in the United Kingdom and continental Europe. Its main retail brands are B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt and Screwfix.

Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Founded
1982
Size (employees)
78,000 (est)+2%
Kingfisher was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Kingfisher

VeRonique Laury

VeRonique Laury

CEO
Karen Witts

Karen Witts

CFO
Andy Cosslett

Andy Cosslett

Chairman
Rakhi Goss-Custard

Rakhi Goss-Custard

Non-Executive Director
Pascal Cagni

Pascal Cagni

Non-Executive Director
Clare Chapman

Clare Chapman

Non-Executive Director
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Kingfisher Office Locations

Kingfisher has offices in İstanbul, Somerset, Longpont-sur-Orge, Chandler's Ford and in 3 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
3 Sheldon Square
Chandler's Ford, GB
Chestnut Ave
Greater London, GB
2 Finsbury Ave
Greater London, GB
3 Sheldon Square
Somerset, GB
Lufton Way
Somerset, GB
Tradehouse Houndstone Business Park Mead Ave
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Kingfisher Financials and Metrics

Kingfisher Financials

Kingfisher's revenue was reported to be £11.66 b in FY, 2018 which is a 3.8% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

11.7 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

3.8%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

4.3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

36.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

485 m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

685 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

6.9 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

3.2

Cash (31-Jan-2018)

230 m

EV

6.9 b
Kingfisher's current market capitalization is £6.9 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

11 b10.4 b11.2 b11.7 b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)(5%)8%4%

Cost of goods sold

6.9 b6.5 b7.1 b7.4 b

Gross profit

4 b3.9 b4.2 b4.3 b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

5.5 b5.7 b6 b

Cost of goods sold

3.5 b3.6 b3.8 b

Gross profit

2 b2.1 b2.2 b

Gross profit Margin, %

37%37%37%
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

561 m730 m795 m230 m

Accounts Receivable

537 m58 m551 m550 m

Inventories

2 b2 b2.2 b2.7 b

Current Assets

3.5 b3.4 b3.6 b3.5 b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

537 m1.1 b776 m

Accounts Receivable

558 m566 m545 m

Inventories

2.1 b2.2 b2.5 b

Current Assets

3.3 b3.9 b3.9 b
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

573 m412 m610 m485 m

Depreciation and Amortization

262 m240 m253 m254 m

Inventories

(150 m)56 m(46 m)(473 m)

Accounts Payable

53 m27 m4 m87 m
Half Year
USDH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

318 m321 m295 m

Depreciation and Amortization

120 m121 m122 m

Inventories

(111 m)(65 m)(295 m)

Accounts Payable

191 m238 m313 m
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBIT

10 x

EV/CFO

23.5 x

Revenue/Employee

150.4 k

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Kingfisher Operating Metrics

Kingfisher's Stores was reported to be 1.3 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018

Daily Customers

1 m

Manufacturing Sites

1.18 k

Stores

1.20 k1.18 k1.16 k1.16 k1.19 k1.21 k1.28 k

Weekly Customers

6 m6 m
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Kingfisher Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
SC Praktiker Romania SRL August 07, 2017
Bricostore Romania S.A. May 31, 2013
B&Q Asia Holdings Ltd June 30, 2005£143.50 m
Castorama August 01, 2001
Streets Online Ltd October 31, 2000
Screwfix Direct Ltd January 01, 1999
ProMarkt Holding GmbH January 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: 11.9% from Poland, 37.6% from France, 42.9% from UK & Ireland and 7.6% from Other

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Kingfisher Online and Social Media Presence

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Kingfisher News and Updates

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