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Chinese retail group Wumart has won a lengthy bidding process for the Metro China business.
Yonghui Superstores – part owned by Dairy Farm Group – is among at least eight bidders for the Metro China business.
Alibaba subsidiary Ant Financial says it plans to buy UK-headquartered money-transfer company WorldFirst.
Metro AG is considering exiting its Metro China retail business as part of a plan to focus on wholesaling activities worldwide.
German retail and trading giant Metro China has launched its first global green store in the Pearl River delta city of Dongguan.
E-mart Korea has signed a US$15,000 agreement to supply its private-label items to Metro China.
Metro China has opened two My-Mart convenience shops in Shanghai, revealing its new concept.
Metro China has opened its eighth wholesale store in West China.
Metro China has opened its second store in Changsha, one of the most economically competitive cities in midwest China, featuring the new generation Cash & Carry concept.
Metro China builds up its multi-channel expertise.
Hypermarket operator Metro China has rolled out a new pricing scheme and a series of initiatives to enhance customer services in all the 81 stores across the country, starting from today, January 8. Under the slogan of “Buying more pay less”, Metro’s new pricing scheme will grant additional five per cent discount on purchasing three of the same item and up to 25 per cent off on buying six selected items. Meanwhile, the new services including ‘Worry-Free Shopping’, ‘Worry-Free Metro M…
Metro China has partnered with Shequ001.com, a pioneering e-commerce site specialising in community etrading, to kick off a series of upgrades to its e-commerce platform. The changes will be introduced from early next year and Metro says the partnership illustrates the wholesaler’s commitment to driving sales online. “We are focusing on e-commerce as a key development platform for growth in the China market,” said Jeroen de Groot, president of Metro China. “Customers are increasingly …