METRO operates in 35 countries and employs more than 150,000 people worldwide entered the Indian market in 2003 and recently opened its smallest store in Tumakuru and as per the Deccan Herald in the process of setting up new stores in Hubballi, Mysuru, Mangaluru and Belagavi over the next one year, a top company official said.
Arvind Mediratta, Managing Director, Metro Cash and Carry India said we are now looking at opening smaller stores in Tier-3 and Tier-4 cities and towns.
METRO Cash & Carry India’s core customers include small retailers and kirana stores, hotels, restaurants and caterers (HoReCa), corporates, SMEs, all types of offices, companies and institutions, as well as self-employed professionals. Only business customers are allowed to purchase at METRO, all of them duly registered and provided with a customer registration card.
METRO Cash & Carry India offers close to 7,000 world-class products across a multitude of categories – such as fruits & vegetables, general grocery, dairy, frozen & bakery products, fish & meat, confectionery, detergents & cleaning supplies, health & beauty products, media & electronics, household goods and apparel – all under one roof, and at transparent, low wholesale prices.
This helps us improve our customers’ offerings, while providing them with a reliable supply source. Analyzing the local requirements, a large percentage of the goods are sourced locally and are tailor-made to meet the specific demands of the region.