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METRO AG, is a leading international food wholesaler. In its core wholesale business, METRO is globally represented through 628 stores in 21 countries under the METRO and Makro brands. The group is also active in online marketplace with METRO MARKETS and delivery service via subsidiaries Classic Fine Foods, Rungis Express, Pro à Pro, Aviludo, and Pro à Pro Spain. METRO AG was founded in 1963 by the Schmidt-Ruthenbeck brothers in Essen, Germany.

Ranking position
#60 /380
Total score
25.5 /100
Industry Rank
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #42
Food retailers #8
Food and agriculture #54
Measurement area Score Rank (0-380)

Governance and strategy

#1 23.8 /100 #183

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 24.8 /100 #32

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 27.4 /100 #87
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More about the company

Düsseldorf, Germany
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 31,320,000,000
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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