The Adeo Groupe also goes under another name, the Leroy Merlin Group. The company has changed hands many times over its short period, and now consists of brands such as Weldom, Bricocenter, Aki and Bricoman.
The Kingfisher group consists of a variety of stores such as B&Q , Castorama , Brico Depot and Screwfix. It is a long standing company that was established in 1982.
Even though the Kingfisher group has more stores, the ADEO groupe still holds over all other do it yourself retailers with the highest net turnover in 2021.
Another long lasting company is OBI from Germany. This company first opened its doors in 1970, and has since expanded to over 14 countries. Germany is now home to some 350 stores.