Metro Inc (Metro) is a manufacturer, retailer and distributor of food and pharmaceutical products. The company operates a chain of food and drug stores in the traditional supermarket and discount segments under multiple banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, Food Basic, Marche Richelieu, Marche AMI, Adonis, Jean Coutu, and Premiere Moisson. Metro operates drugstores under Brunet Plus, Brunet Clinique, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Clini Plus banners. Its pharmacies also provide medical profiles, health reminders, medication and syringe disposal, blood pressure monitoring and drive-through services to its customers. Metro supplies products to restaurants, non-franchised drugstores, and various health centers. It is also active in generic drug manufacturing through its subsidiary Pro Doc Ltee. The company operates in Quebec and Ontario. Metro is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Headquarters Canada

Address 11011 Maurice-Duplessis Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, H1C1V6


Telephone 1 514 6431000

No of Employees 90,000

Industry Retailing

Ticker Symbol & Exchange MRU (TSE)

Revenue (2022) $15.1B 1.6% (2022 vs 2021)

EPS XXX

Net Income (2022) XXX 3.5% (2022 vs 2021)

Market Cap* $13.5B

Net Profit Margin (2021) XXX 1.8% (2022 vs 2021)

* As of and is in US$

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Products and Services

Products Services
Food Food Services
Organic Products Distribution
Gluten-Free Products Supply
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History

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Year Event Description
2022 Contracts/Agreements In October, the company and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) collaborated as a key loyalty partner to deliver greater everyday value to Quebec consumers.
2022 Others In June, the company announced to phase out single-use plastic shopping bags from all its food stores and pharmacies.
2022 Corporate Changes/Expansions In February, the company opened a new Metro Plus store in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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Competitor Comparison

Key Parameters Metro Inc Loblaw Companies Ltd Empire Co Ltd Wal-Mart Canada Corp The Jim Pattison Group
Headquarters Canada Canada Canada Canada Canada
City Montreal Brampton Stellarton Mississauga Vancouver
State/Province Quebec Ontario Nova Scotia Ontario British Columbia
No. of Employees 90,000 215,000 62,000 95,000 49,000
Entity Type Public Public Public Private Private
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Executives
Name Position Board Since Age
Pierre Boivin Chairman Executive Board 2020 68
Eric R. La Fleche President; Chief Executive Officer; Director Executive Board 2008 59
Francois Thibault Chief Financial Officer; Treasurer; Executive Vice President Senior Management 2012 -
Frederic Legault Vice President - Information Systems Senior Management - -
Karin Jonsson Vice President - Corporate Controller Senior Management - -
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