The group is now waiting for the approval from competition authorities. Both groups have operations in Romania. Kingfisher took over the Bricostore network from French group Bresson, in early 2013.


It has 15 stores and already modernized some of them under the Brico Depot brand. Mr. Bricolage has three stores in Romania, one in Bucharest, on in Ploiesti and the third in Iasi. (source: