Press Releases

METRO GROUP records solid Christmas quarter


  • Like-for-like sales in Q1 2016/17 on prior year level
  • METRO Cash & Carry increases like-for-like sales
  • Stable sales at Media-Saturn
  • Positive reception for new concept at Real store in Krefeld

Düsseldorf, 10 January 2017 – According to preliminary and unaudited figures, METRO GROUP matched its like-for-like sales of the previous year in the first quarter of 2016/17. “All in all we performed solidly in the Christmas quarter in a challenging market environment. We maintain our forecast for the financial year 2016/17,” said Olaf Koch, Chairman of the Management Board of METRO AG.

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