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Four companies shortlisted in Metro China sale

The Metro China sale has progressed to the shortlisting of four companies invited to submit final bids.

Buyers sought for Metro China business

The Metro China business is on the market for a reported US$1.5-2 billion.

Metro Myanmar launches with Yangon warehouse

The launch of Metro Myanmar business marks the German wholesaler’s 36th international market.

Metro Cash and Carry India plans smaller stores

Metro Cash and Carry India is turning to smaller stores to speed up its network rollout as it tries to reach profitability.

Metro China could be sold by German parent

Metro AG is considering exiting its Metro China retail business as part of a plan to focus on wholesaling activities worldwide.

Fosun International eyes stake in Germany’s Metro

Chinese international conglomerate and investment firm Fosun International is negotiating a US$500 million holding in German wholesaler Metro.

Metro Holdings Singapore retail sales decline

Metro Holdings’ Singapore retail business posted a 7.6 per cent decline in sales during the first quarter of this year amidst “difficult trading conditions”.

Who’s who of retail CEOs at Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit

Next month’s Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit at the Marina Bay Sands will feature a ‘who’s who’ of international retail leaders.

Non-retail business dents Metro Holdings

Despite a rugged first half, Metro Holdings has still managed positive results and is moving head in Indonesia.

Cross-border eCommerce ‘set to skyrocket’ in China

Cross-border eCommerce is set to skyrocket in China, according to a new report.

Singapore Golden Week targets shoppers

Singapore Retailers Association is launching Singapore Golden Week, a lifestyle event over three weekends.

Private-label deal for E-mart Korea

E-mart Korea has signed a US$15,000 agreement to supply its private-label items to Metro China.

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