CANADA: Metro competes acquisition of Alexandre Gaudet

By just-food.com | 3 June 2003

Canadian grocery store operator Metro has acquired food distributor Alexandre Gaudet for an undisclosed sum.

Alexandre Gaudet, which distributes food to small grocery stores under six different banners, has annual revenues of over C$75m (US$54.8m).

Metro said it intends to continue the distribution operations of its new division from facilities in Aston Junction in central Quebec, reported Dow Jones News Service.

Companies: Metro

View next/previous articles

Currently reading -

CANADA: Metro competes acquisition of Alexandre Gaudet

There are currently no comments on this article

Be the first to comment on this article

Related articles

USA: New president/CEO at Sysco Food Services of Metro New York

Foodservice marketer and distributor Sysco Corporation has announced the appointment of Philip C Lahm as president and CEO of Sysco Food Services of Metro New York.

CANADA: Metro Q3 earnings up

Retailer Metro Inc has announced today that its earnings for the third quarter ended 2 July 2005 grew to $56.9m (US$46.9m) compared with $50.4m for the same quarter of the previous year.

GERMANY: Metro Group’s H1 sales, profit rise

Retailer Metro Group has reported sales of €27.24bn (US$33.3bn) for the first half of 2005, compared with €26.221bn for the same period last year, with Eastern Europe leading the growth.

Welcome to the home of food information, insight & intelligence

Not a member? Join here

Decrease font sizeDecrease font sizeDecrease font size Increase font sizeIncrease font sizeIncrease font size Comment on this article Email this to a friend Print this page