Skip to search.
 FTSE 100 Down0.24%

More On WOS.L



  • Warrants
  • Investment Products


News & Info


Analyst Coverage



Wolseley PLC (WOS.L)

3,829.00 Up 23.00(0.60%) 09:36
ProfileGet Profile for:
Wolseley PLC
Grafenauweg 10
Zug, 6301
Switzerland - Map
Phone: 41 41 723 2230
Fax: 41 41 723 2231

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Industrial Goods
Industry:General Building Materials
Full Time Employees:38,464

Business Summary 

Wolseley plc distributes plumbing and heating products, and building materials in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the Nordic, and Central Europe. The company offers plumbing supplies to the residential, commercial and industrial sectors for new construction and the repair, maintenance, and improvement projects; and bathroom, kitchen, lighting, ground drainage, and timber products, as well as tools and safety equipment, insulation and plaster boards, doors and joineries, and fixings and adhesives. It also distributes pipes, valves, fittings, hydrants, meters, and related water and waste water management products to residential, commercial, and municipal contractors; and heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment for repair and replacement to specialist contractors. In addition, the company provides supply chain management solutions for maintenance, repair, and operations; and supplies and distributes fasteners and related production components to manufacturers, as well as fabricates and supplies fire protection systems primarily to commercial contractors for new construction projects. It sells its home improvement products directly to consumers, as well as through Websites using the product range and distribution network. The company operates its B2B business primarily under the Ferguson brand; and its B2C business under the brand. Further, Wolseley plc provides products and services to customers in the facilities maintenance market, including building service contractors, manufacturers and industrial customers, hospitality managers, and government agencies. The company operates a network of 2,739 branches. Wolseley plc was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

Key Statistics

Company Websites 
Home Page
Search Yahoo! UK & Ireland for:
More on Wolseley PLC

Key Executives 
Mr. Ian K. Meakins , 58
Group Chief Exec. Officer, Director, Chairman of Exec. Committee, Member of Treasury Committee, Member of Major Announcements Committee and Member of Disclosure Committee
Mr. John W. Martin , 49
Group Chief Financial Officer, Exec. Director, Chairman of Disclosure Committee, Chairman of Treasury Committee, Chairman of Major Announcements Committee and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Frank W. Roach , 64
Chief Exec. Officer of North America, Exec. Director and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Tony England ,
Group Chief Information Officer
Marie Wall ,
Group Director of Corp. Fin.
Amounts are as of 31 Dec 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in GBp.
View Insiders