Careers Shop Wickes
2021

Wickes demerges from Travis Perkins plc to become a standalone business on the LSE

2020
  • Trade pro members over 500k
  • Moving towards 2/3 of sales digitally-led
2019
  • 100th store refit
  • Installation service - National CSI award
  • 1m home deliveries
2018
  • Launched Online in Store (OLI)
  • Launched smart fulfilment
2017

TradePro launch

2015

First new format Wickes store

2013

Start of the Wickes transformation journey

2005

Travis Perkins plc buys Wickes

2000

Wickes was bought by Focus Do It All

1972

1st Wickes in the UK opens in Whitefield, Manchester

1950's

American property boom - creation of one-stop-shop selling builders a full range of construction products

1854

Henry Dunn Wickes and his brother started a modest operation in the local timber business in Michigan, USA