About us

With more than 760 wholesale stores in 25 countries, METRO Cash & Carry is the leading international player in wholesale trade and is the largest sales line of METRO: customer-focused, international and innovative. The distinctive business concept is oriented towards helping professional customers to successfully run their own businesses. After celebrating its 50th birthday in 2014, the wholesale company strives to be championing the passion, ambition, creativity and flexibility of independent business.

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Our passion

It is the entrepreneurial spirit that makes our independent professional customers strong. The foundation of this concept is built upon trusting relationships with customers, employees and suppliers.

This is our passion

Fish Seller at METRO Cash & Carry

Our business

A broad range of assortment provides our professional customers with a unique one-stop shopping experience including innovative and customised services. Worldwide METRO Cash & Carry is particularly known for its exceptional competence in fresh food ranges.

This is our business

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Our history

Founded in in 1964, METRO Cash & Carry’s concept was revolutionary at the time. 50 years on, METRO Cash & Carry has become a leading international player in wholesale trade.

This is our history