No. 2 discount retailer in the U.K.
B&M is one of the UK’s leading discount retailers with stores situated in the north of England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. B&M will continue to be managed by its existing management team. Since its acquisition in 2005, the business has grown rapidly to more than 300 stores, with sales in excess of £1 billion and employing over 13,000 people. Its stores attract approximately three million customers per week with a value offer of food and non-food products. CD&R Senior Advisor Sir Terry Leahy serves as Chairman of the company.