Retailing, Franchising, and Consumerism Business Intelligence in China


Metro Opened First Store In Guiyang

Metro China, which was acquired by China's Wu-Mart, continues to accelerate its business expansion and further developed the southwestern market by opening its first store in Guiyang, Guizhou Province.

Metro China President Confirms Expansion Strategy

Jeroen de Groot, Metro's newly appointed China president, recently revealed to the Chinese local media that Metro will accelerate its expansion in China through both owned real estate and leasing models.

Metro Changes Head For China Region

German retail giant Metro AG announced that Jeroen de Groot, former chief operating officer at Metro's German headquarters, has been appointed new president for Metro China.