Kingfisher PLC (KGF.L)
July 10 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* 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.
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* Shares down 2.5% at 0818 GMT (Adds detail, analyst comment, shares)
May 15 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 11 points higher at 7,252 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.45% ahead of the cash market open.
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.
March 21 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
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)