01.11.2014. Bucharest. On 1st of November employees from METRO SYSTEMS Romania, helped by the CSR Animals workgroup, donated food for dogs in care of NGO “A doua sansa”.
The NGO “A doua sansa” has a shelter near Bucharest, home for stray dogs. Some of the dogs are long distance adopted, but many are still waiting for a master or help from volunteers.
METRO SYSTEMS Romania CSR Animals workgroup invited the employees to offer support by: starting long distance adoptions, providing temporary accommodation for dogs, donating food and materials for dog houses, offering support in renovating the shelter and dog houses, providing food transportation, take the dogs to the vet or to the airport in case of adoptions abroad.
Since July 2014 METRO SYSTEMS Romania has a CSR Committee with initiatives and activities that cover 4 directions: Animals, Environment, Elders and Children and Youth. The CSR workgroups promote social involvement, environment protection, encourage colleagues to offer support when needed and help METRO SYSTEMS Romania to make a difference in the community life.
As part of METRO GROUP, METRO SYSTEMS Romania provides IT solutions for the global retail network and cross divisional companies of the group. Our company develops and operates IT solutions across the entire business value chain of retailing: merchandise and logistics management systems, customer relationship management applications, Data Warehouse and reporting solutions, system integrations, infrastructure and helpdesk services, check-out systems and last, but not least, E-commerce solutions.
METRO GROUP is one of the largest and most important international trading companies. The company operates around 2,200 stores in 30 countries and has a headcount of around 250,000 employees. The performance of METRO GROUP is based on the strength of its sales brands that operate independently in their respective market segments: METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry – the international leader in self-service wholesale – Media Markt and Saturn – the European market leader in consumer electronics retailing – Real hypermarkets and Galeria Kaufhof department stores.