Metro Inc. Canada
Metro is a supermarket chain company operating their operation in Canada. The company was established in 1947 by Rolland Jeanneau. In 2013, the revenue of the company was CAD$11,401.8 million whereas the operating income of the company was CAD$601.6 million. More than 65,000 employees are working with the company for providing their services in Canada. The Metro Inc. operates sister companies named as Brunet and Miss Fresh Jean Coutu. The company operates more than 600 food stores in Canada. The company acquired Miss Fresh in 2017. The company invested $200 million in their Metro brand. In 1956, the company through their advertisement in La Persse. The company divided into several divisions named as Food Basics, Super C, Marche Riche lieu, Les 5 Saisons, Marche Ami, Marche Adonis and The Barn Markets.
In Ontario, the company operates 134 locations named as Ajax, Milton, Perth, Thunder Bay, Toronto, London, Owen Sound and many more whereas in Quebec, the company stores situated in Windsor, Waterloo, Repentigny, Levis, Degelis and Farnham.
The company offers their products in categories named as Fruit and Vegetables, Meat & Poultry, Grocery, Dairy products and Cheeses, Fish and Seafood, Cold Cuts and Prepared Dishes, Breads and Pastries, Drinks, Snacks, Frozen Foods, Housekeeping and Cleaning, Baby, Care and Beauty, Pharmacy, Essential for Animals and Organic Grocery. In Grocery category, they provide products such as Canned and Potted Foods, Cereals, Spreads and Syrups, Condiments and Toppings, Herbs, Spices and Sauces, Oils and Vinegar, Pasta, Rice and Beans. In Housekeeping and Cleaning category, they provide products named as Paper, Laundry Detergent, Washing Up, General Maintenance and Kitchen Items. The company has several private brands named as Selection, Irresistible, Godiva, Wines Hemisphere and First Harvest.