Dixons Carphone plc is a British multinational electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company headquartered in London, formed on 7 August 2014, by the merger of Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse Group. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange, and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
The company operates under a number of brands in the United Kingdom, Ireland and mainland Europe. These include Currys, PC World, Team Knowhow and Carphone Warehouse in the United Kingdom; Dixons Travel in airports in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Oslo; Currys PC World and Carphone Warehouse in the Republic of Ireland; Elkjøp in Norway; Elgiganten/Gigantti in the other Nordic countries; and Kotsovolos in Greece.
Type: Public limited company
Traded as: LSE: DC.
Industry: Consumer electronics
Predecessor: Dixons Retail; Carphone Warehouse Group
Founded: 7 August 2014; 6 years ago
Headquarters: Acton, London, United Kingdom
Area served: United Kingdom, Ireland, Mainland Europe