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2015

Kingfisher appoints Chief People Officer, completing international leadership team

2015

Kingfisher wins international product design awards

2015

Apprentice from Totnes is the best in the UK!

2015

Michael Loeve appointed Chief Executive, B&Q UK & Ireland

2015

Hinckley's first Screwfix store is declared a runaway success

2015

Kingfisher toasts success at Retail Week Awards

2015

Castorama France receives “Top Employer” award for fourth year running

2015

Screwfix expands to Germany with four stores opened

2015

Kingfisher announces Group Chief Executive succession plan

2015

Screwfix achieves ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ across all stores

2015

Gardening gets greener: B&Q removes peat & 15 million polystyrene trays

2014

Brico Dépôt opens its first two stores in Romania, following completion of the first transformations from Bricostore to the Brico Dépôt format

2013

Kingfisher expands into Romania with its Brico Dépôt format

2013

Screwfix launches international shipping to 23 European countries

Screwfix lorry
2012

Kingfisher launches Net Positive

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2012

Kingfisher launches international graduate scheme

2012

Kingfisher publishes first European Home Report 2012

2012

Kingfisher opens 1,000th home improvement store

Staff holding Castorama banner at store opening
2011

Kingfisher secures OFT clearance for 30 Focus stores

2011

35th store for Koçtaş opens in Ankara, Turkey

Koctas 35th store opening
2011

B&Q UK becomes first retailer to buy 100 percent responsibly sourced wood

2011

Kingfisher annouces ‘Creating the Leader’ strategy, with the aim of delivering faster growth and higher returns by being the world's expert at making home improvement easier

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