|Dec 2008||Castorama France receives an innovation award from LSA in recognition of its express order point terminals in its Paris La Défense store.|
|Nov 2008||Kingfisher is ranked second in The Observer Good Companies Guide 2008.|
|Sep 2008||Kingfisher is included as a member of the 2008/09 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and is the ‘super sector’ leader for the retail sector.|
|Jul 2008||B&Q UK gains a chain-of-custody certification from the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes (PEFC)|
|Jun 2008||B&Q UK is one of 12 organisations to achieve the ‘Carbon Trust Standard’ – a new certificate launched to help organisations prove they are tackling climate change and have made genuine reductions in their carbon emissions.|
Kingfisher receives a ‘Big Tick’ award in the BITC Impact on Society category and is included in the Sunday Times’ list of the ‘Top 100 Companies that Count’.
Koçtaş comes second in the ‘Shop Window of the Year Competition’ organised by Yürekli Training-Conference-Consulting.
|Mar 2008||B&Q UK’s eco-wool loft lagging wins the Retail Week ‘Product Innovation of the Year’ award.|
B&Q UK is voted top in its sector on green and social issues in a Populus survey commissioned for The Times.
Kingfisher achieves Silver Class status in SAM’s (Sustainable Asset Management) latest Corporate Sustainability Assessment.
|Jan 2008||B&Q China receives the ‘Best Corporate Citizen Model Unit’ award at a ceremony hosted by the third Corporate Citizen Forum in Beijing|