Operating company performance
B&Q UK & Ireland
B&Q is the UK's leading DIY and garden centre retailer and is nearly twice the size of its nearest competitor with almost 360 stores across the UK and Ireland.
Aimed at the mainstream consumer, Castorama is the market leader in France with over 100 stores.
Brico Dépôt France
Primarily aimed at serious DIY-ers and professional builders, Brico Dépôt has over 100 stores in France.
Castorama is the market leader in Poland with 70 stores.
Screwfix is the UK's largest direct and online supplier of trade tools, accessories and hardware products and operates over 270 trade counters.
B&Q is the market leader in China and one of the largest Western retailers in the country with around 40 stores.
Brico Dépôt Spain
Primarily aimed at the professional DIY-er or tradesman, Dépôt expanded into Spain in 2003 and now operates 20 stores in the country.
Aimed at the mainstream consumer, Castorama expanded into Russia in 2006 and now operates nearly 20 stores in the country.
Koçtaş, Kingfisher's joint venture in Turkey, is now the number one home improvement retailer in the country with almost 40 stores.