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METRO GROUP unites a group of strong, independent sales brands: METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry is a leading international player in self-service wholesale trade. Media Markt and Saturn are the number one among consumer electronics stores in Europe, and Real hypermarkets sell every type of everyday product under one roof.

Techstars METRO Accelerator

Techstars METRO Accelerator Demo Day 2016

After three intensive months at the Techstars METRO Accelerator - worldwide the first technology accelerator with a specific focus on the hospitality industry - the 11 participating startups had their big and all-decisive day: On 28 January, the teams presented their business ideas to the attending investors, experts and multipliers.

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The new METRO Chair of Innovation

L’Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and METRO GROUP establish the METRO Chair of Innovation

9 February 2016

METRO GROUP has signed an agreement with L’Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) to host a collaboration chair on the topic of digital innovation in HoReCa. Hotels, restaurants and caterers are a core customer group of METRO Cash & Carry, the company’s wholesale division.

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Tags:  InnovationSwitzerlandCash & Carry

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METRO GROUP convinces with transparent climate reporting

4 November 2015

With its climate reporting, METRO GROUP ranks among the leading companies in the German-speaking region. In the 2015 climate ranking prepared by the independent international non-profit organisation CDP, the retail group was now recognized as “Sector leader Consumer Staples” and as “Index Leader MDAX”.

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Tags:  Responsibility

Eleven start-ups present digital solutions for restaurants and hotels

28 January 2016

Eleven participating start-ups present their digital business concepts at today’s Techstars METRO Accelerator Demo Day in Berlin to about 400 investors, experts, and multiplicators.

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Tags:  Innovation

METRO GROUP kicks off 2015/16 with like-for-like sales increases at METRO Cash & Carry and Media-Saturn

12 January 2016

According to preliminary figures, METRO GROUP achieved like-for-like sales in Q1 2015/16 on prior year level. METRO Cash & Carry and Media-Saturn showed sustained positive development in terms of like-for-like sales.

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