Kingfisher PLC (KGF.L)
Thu, Jun 27 2019
* Garnier in senior roles for 20 yrs at Carrefour, now Asia CEO
LONDON, June 27 British home improvement retailer Kingfisher said on Thursday Thierry Garnier will be its new chief executive, succeeding Véronique Laury.
* Shares down 2.5% at 0818 GMT (Adds detail, analyst comment, shares)
LONDON, May 15 Home improvement retailer Kingfisher reported a small rise in underlying sales in its latest quarter, helped by supportive weather in Britain and a weak comparative number in the same period last year.
LONDON Home improvement retailer Kingfisher is parting company with Chief Executive Véronique Laury after it reported a 13 percent fall in annual profit, more than halfway through a five-year transformation plan that was designed to boost earnings.
* Shares down 2.4 pct at 1142 GMT (Adds detail, CFO, CEO comment, updates shares)
LONDON, March 20 Kingfisher, the home improvement retailer, is to part company with its Chief Executive Véronique Laury, it said on Wednesday.