Kingfisher scores highly in Britain's Most Admired Companies 2012
Kingfisher plc has been ranked the second best retailer (in the 'broadline/home' category) in the 2012 Britain's Most Admired Companies (BMAC) league table, rising one place from its position in this category in 2011. We have also appeared in the top 10 of two out of the nine 'measures of success' that BMAC scores companies on, making us top of our sector for 'quality of management' and 'ability to attract, develop and retain top talent'. Overall Kingfisher was ranked in joint 62nd place with a total score of 61.83 out of 100.
Ray Baker recognised as a BITC 'Game Changer'
Ray Baker, Director of Group Corporate Responsibility, has been presented with a one-off 'Game Changer' Award by Business in the Community (BITC). The Award recognises individuals who have made a demonstrable contribution to integrating responsible business policy and practice within their organisation.
Kingfisher retains Platinum Plus in BITC's 2012 CR Index
Kingfisher has retained Platinum Plus status in Business in the Community's (BITC's) 2012 CR Index, demonstrating continued board-level commitment to corporate responsibility and an understanding of the connectivity between the material economic, environmental and social issues affecting our business.