The new METRO is an internationally leading specialist in wholesale and food retail. At its core, the group consists of the sales lines METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry and Real. METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry is active around the world in the self-service wholesale trade - with more than 770 wholesale stores in 26 countries. Real operates more than 280 hypermarkets throughout Germany, making it one of the country’s leaders in the hypermarket business.
The group further includes delivery specialists: Classic Fine Foods, Rungis Express and Pro à Pro. These companies give METRO a worldwide presence and a strong position in the food service distribution (FSD) sector.
The portfolio of the new METRO also includes the start-up network METRO Accelerator powered by Techstars, which supports entrepreneurial teams from around the world in the development of digital solutions.
Additionally, the four service companies METRO PROPERTIES, METRO LOGISTICS, METRONOM and METRO ADVERTISING provide overarching group-wide services in the areas real estate, logistics, information technology and advertising.