METRO GROUP´s structure

With approximately 280,000 employees in 32 countries, METRO GROUP is one of the world’s leading retail and wholesale companies. The Group’s parent company is METRO AG, its central management holding company. Our 4 sales lines are responsible for the operating business. They offer private and commercial customers comprehensive product ranges and services tailored to their specific shopping habits.

  • METRO Cash & Carry is a leading international self-service wholesaler. Its range of products and services is geared specifically towards the needs of business owners.
  • Real is one of Germany’s leading hypermarket chains. All of its hypermarkets offer a large percentage of high-quality fresh produce, a varied nonfood range and optimum value for money.
  • Media-Saturn is Europe’s No. 1 consumer electronics retailer. A decentralised organisational structure, attractive offers, a diverse range of top brands and innovative marketing contribute to the sales line’s success.
  • Galeria Kaufhof is one of the leading department store operators in Europe. All of its outlets boast highly competitive, international product ranges and high-quality own brands.

Our Company’s real estate portfolio is managed by our real estate subsidiary METRO PROPERTIES. Its prime objective is to increase the value of our real estate assets long term by means of active portfolio management. Its services include the selection of new sites, the construction and management of retail/wholesale properties and energy and facility management.

METRO GROUP and its segments (graphic)