Metro Inc. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report

Metro Inc. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report


Canadean's Metro Inc. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Report contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations. The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products and services, SWOT analysis, business description, company history, financial analysis, mergers & acquisitions, key employees, company locations and subsidiaries as well as competitive benchmarking data.

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Provides data on company financial performance and competitive benchmarking.

The profile also contains information on business operations, company history, major products and services, key employees, and locations and subsidiaries.

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Metro Inc. (Metro) is a retailer and distributor of food and pharmaceutical products in Canada. The company operates a chain of food and drug stores under multiple banners in the traditional supermarket and discount segments. Metro operates food stores principally under Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, Food Basics, Premiere Moisson and Adonis banners, besides operating drug stores under Brunet, Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners. In addition, Metro acts as franchisor and distributor for franchised Brunet Plus, Brunet Clinique, Brunet and Clini Plus drugstores, which are all owned by independent pharmacists. The retail stores offer a wide assortment of food, pharmaceutical, health and beauty products. It also offers various services such as distribution, supply, coupons, gift card, recipes and catering service. Geographically, the company operates food and drug stores across Quebec and Ontario regions in Canada. Metro is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

1 Metro Inc.
2 Metro Inc. - Key Employees
3 Metro Inc. - Key Employees Biographies
4 Metro Inc. - Major Products and Services
5 Metro Inc. - History
6 Metro Inc. - Company Statement
7 Metro Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries
7.1 Metro Inc. - Head Office
7.2 Metro Inc. - Other Locations and Subsidiaries
8 Metro Inc. - Business Analysis
8.1 Metro Inc. - Company Overview
8.2 Metro Inc. - Business Description
9 Metro Inc. - SWOT Analysis
9.1 Metro Inc. - SWOT Analysis - Overview
9.2 Metro Inc. - Strengths
9.2.1 Strength - Broad Product Offerings
9.2.2 Strength - Multi Store Brands
9.2.3 Strength - Improved Financial Performance
9.3 Metro Inc. - Weaknesses
9.3.1 Weakness - Lack of Geographic Diversity
9.3.2 Weakness - Low Return on Equity
9.4 Metro Inc. - Opportunities
9.4.1 Opportunity - Rising Demand for Private Labels
9.4.2 Opportunity - Strategic Growth Initiatives
9.4.3 Opportunity - Strategic Contracts
9.5 Metro Inc. - Threats
9.5.1 Threat - Increase in Counterfeit Products
9.5.2 Threat - Shortage of Manpower in Canada
9.5.3 Threat - Expansion by Competitor
10 Metro Inc. - Company Financial Analysis
10.1 Metro Inc. - Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators
11 Metro Inc. - Interim ratios
11.1.1 Metro Inc. - Financial ratios: Capital Market Ratios
11.2 Metro Inc. - Financial Performance and Ratio Charts
11.2.1 Metro Inc. - Revenue and Operating margin
11.2.2 Metro Inc. - Asset and Liabilities
11.2.3 Metro Inc. - Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio
11.2.4 Metro Inc. - Solvency
11.2.5 Metro Inc. - Valuation
11.3 Metro Inc. - Competitive Benchmarking
11.3.1 Metro Inc. - Market Capitalization
11.3.2 Metro Inc. - Efficiency
11.3.3 Metro Inc. - Valuation
11.3.4 Metro Inc. - Turnover: Inventory and Asset
12 Metro Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships
12.1 Metro Inc. - M&A and Partnerships Strategy
13 Appendix
13.1 Methodology
13.2 Metro Inc. - Ratio Definitions
13.3 Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: Metro Inc. - Key Employees
Table 2: Metro Inc. - Key Employees Biographies
Table 3: Metro Inc. - Major Products and Services
Table 4: Metro Inc. - History
Table 5: Metro Inc. - Subsidiaries
Table 6: Metro Inc. - Locations
Table 7: Metro Inc. - Annual ratios
Table 8: Metro Inc. - Interim ratios
Table 9: Metro Inc. - Capital Market Ratios
List of Figures
Figure 1: Metro Inc. - Revenue and Operating Profit
Figure 2: Metro Inc. - Financial Position
Figure 3: Metro Inc. - Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio
Figure 4: Metro Inc. - Solvency
Figure 5: Metro Inc. - Valuation
Figure 6: Metro Inc. - Market Capitalization
Figure 7: Metro Inc. - Efficiency
Figure 8: Metro Inc. - Valuation
Figure 9: Metro Inc. - Turnover: Inventory and Asset

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