METRO AG prepares demerger into two independent and sector focused companies: Wholesale and Food Specialist group, and Consumer Electronics group

Creation of two independent, stock-listed companies as market leaders in their respective sectors Separation of METRO GROUP into a Wholesale and Food Specialist group, and a Consumer Electronics group Both companies with improved focus, quicker decision making processes, more flexibility and improved operational efficiency CEO Koch: “The creation of two independent companies would be the […]

METRO GROUP supervisory board proposes Barry Callebaut CEO Jürgen Steinemann as the next board chair

Düsseldorf, Germany, 2015-8-7— /EPR Retail News/ — Düsseldorf-headquartered METRO GROUP is facing a change at the helm of its Supervisory Board: the three largest shareholders of the company, Haniel, Schmidt-Ruthenbeck and Beisheim, as well as the current Supervisory Board ofMETRO AG are backing the succession plan of Supervisory Board Chairman Franz Markus Haniel, who decided to […]