About METRO AG
METRO is a leading international wholesale company with food and non-food assortments that specializes on serving the needs of hotels, restaurants and caterers (HoReCa) as well as independent traders. Around the world, METRO has some 16 million customers who can choose whether to shop in one of the large-format stores, order online and collect their purchases at the store or have them delivered. METRO in addition also supports the competitiveness of entrepreneurs and freelancers with digital solutions and thereby contributes to cultural diversity in retail and hospitality. Sustainability is a key pillar of METRO's business. METRO has been the sector leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index in Europe. The company operates in 34 countries and employs more than 100,000 people worldwide. In financial year 2018/19, METRO generated sales of Euro 27.1 billion. In October 2019, METRO AG signed an agreement to sell a majority stake in METRO China. In September, METRO initiated the divestment process for the food retail chain Real with its 34,000 employees. More information is available at www.metroag.de.
Distinctive from its operations in other countries, METRO in Myanmar doesn't run stationary wholesale stores but provides a virtual "one-stop" convenient shopping experience for customers through e-commerce and delivery systems. Central to the wholesale operations in Myanmar is the 5,800 m2 warehouse situated in Thilawa Special Economic Zone outside Yangon. It is a state-of-the-art facility where incoming goods are received, stored, processed and packed in compliance with stringent quality and food safety standards for delivery to customers. At present, closed to 1500 customers across the country are enable to select from an assortment of over 3,000 high quality food and non-food products through METRO's e-commerce website. Delivery is carried out through a third-party logistics service provider with a fleet of modern temperature-controlled trucks.
Warehouse & Valued-Added Service
METRO Wholesale Myanmar's state-of-the-art warehouse in Thilawa special economic zone was completed by the end of 2018.
The facility includes refrigerated rooms with cooling temperatures required to maintain the freshness and quality of goods
Targeting 75% of products sourced locally and with food safety improvement a top priority for the country, METRO has been making continuous efforts to build up strong partnership through training as well as knowledge and expertise transfer for food suppliers and farmers across different regions and states in Myanmar. A competent and efficient supply chain is crucial to METRO's operational success as well as the local community's well-being.
E-commerce & Direct Delivery
METRO aims to provide great convenience to its customers. With just a few click, we will deliver to their door step.
Delivery will be made to the address specified by
METRO Wholesale Myanmar's Board Of Directors
Jens Michel - CEO
Ivan Aleksandrov - Chief Financial Officer
Hyacinthe Cloarec- Commercial Director