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

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


Canadean's Metro Inc. : Retailing - Company Profile, SWOT & Financial Analysis 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, recent developments, 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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Key Highlights

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. The company has its operations 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 - Higher Inventory turnover
9.2.2 Strength - Multi Store Brands
9.2.3 Strength - Strong Financial Performance
9.3 Metro Inc. - Weaknesses
9.3.1 Weakness - Limited International Presence
9.4 Metro Inc. - Opportunities
9.4.1 Opportunity - Increase in the Penetration of Private Labels
9.4.2 Opportunity - Digital Innovations
9.4.3 Opportunity - Focus on Health and Wellness
9.4.4 Opportunity - Strengthening Food Retailing Business
9.5 Metro Inc. - Threats
9.5.1 Threat - Rise in Inflation
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
10.2 Metro Inc. - Interim ratios
10.2.1 Metro Inc. - Financial ratios: Capital Market Ratios
10.3 Metro Inc. - Financial Performance and Ratio Charts
10.3.1 Metro Inc. - Revenue and Operating margin
10.3.2 Metro Inc. - Asset and Liabilities
10.3.3 Metro Inc. - Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio
10.3.4 Metro Inc. - Solvency
10.3.5 Metro Inc. - Valuation
10.4 Metro Inc. - Competitive Benchmarking
10.4.1 Metro Inc. - Market Capitalization
10.4.2 Metro Inc. - Efficiency
10.4.3 Metro Inc. - Valuation
10.4.4 Metro Inc. - Turnover: Inventory and Asset
10.4.5 Metro Inc. - Liquidity
11 Metro Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions and Partnerships
11.1 Metro Inc. - M&A and Partnerships Strategy
12 Metro Inc. - Recent Developments
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. - Asset and Liabilities
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
Figure 10: Metro Inc. - Liquidity

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