Golden Jubilee Offers As METRO Cash & Carry Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Bangalore, June 25, 2014 – The country’s most trusted leading wholesaler METRO Cash & Carry launched its Golden Jubilee Anniversary celebrations, on the occasion of its 50th Anniversary of operations internationally. To mark its 50 years, METRO’s Anniversary Offers will run for a total of 50 days, from June 25 to August 13, 2014, and will provide its customers an opportunity to maximize their savings on purchases at METRO. These offers will run across all of METRO Wholesale’s 16 outlets across India, and is a golden opportunity for METRO’s business customers to make the most of the biggest ever offers on its huge of range of food and non-food products.

Some of the promotions include ‘Deal of the Day’ on 50 top-selling FMCG and branded commodities, each marked at an unbeatable price, for each of the 50 days of Anniversary Celebrations. Registered business customers may also give a missed call to +919222279400 to find out what the Deal of the Day is during the 50th Anniversary Offers period. The ‘Buy More Save More’ promotion ensures that those FMCG and branded commodities that form a part of the customers’ monthly baskets will be available at upto 50% less than MRP. Customers can also expect to ‘Pay Less Get More’ with unprecedented offers on a arange of branded products such as ACs, TV panels, bedlinen, mixer/grinders, microwave ovens, induction cooktops and other home applicances. Besides assuring its clientele of maximum savings and highest value on all their purchases, METRO has also instituted attractive discounts and cash-back offers on top brands of non-food products for its professional customers.

Speaking on the occasion of METRO’s Golden Jubilee celebrations, Mr. Rajeev Bakshi, Managing Director, METRO Cash & Carry India said, “Customers across the globe know METRO for its high quality, unmatched value and customer service. Our business customers in India too have come to realize the unparalleled advantage of buying at METRO.” Referring to this year’s bumper offers on the occasion of METRO’s Golden Jubilee, Mr. Bakshi added, “Our 50th Anniversary offers us a chance to celebrate our customers and their businesses, by offering them never-before deals on our entire assortment, along with efficient services to save time, effort and money. Now is the best time to buy at METRO, if you want to save big.”

During its 50th year of Cash & Carry operations worldwide, METRO has re-dedicated itself to its customers with a brand new positioning ‘You & METRO’, which embodies its relationships not just with customers, but also its suppliers, partners and employees.

About METRO Cash & Carry
METRO Cash & Carry is represented in 28 countries with over 750 self-service wholesale stores. With a headcount of about 110,000 employees worldwide, the wholesale company achieved sales of about € 32 billion in the financial year 2012/2013. METRO Cash & Carry is a sales division of METRO GROUP. METRO Cash & Carry entered the Indian market in 2003. The company currently operates sixteen wholesale distribution centres including three in Bangalore, two each in Hyderabad and Mumbai, and one each in New Delhi, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Zirakpur, Amritsar, Vijayawada and Indore.

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Jyotsna Murthy
PR & Corporate Communications