, a Senior Officer, disposed of 14,600 Common Shares on a direct ownership basis at a price of $48.883 on February 8th, 2019. This represents a $713,696 divestment of the company's shares and an account share holdings change of -29.0%. Simon Rivet
, a Senior Officer, disposed of 9,600 Common Shares on a direct ownership basis at a price of $48.882 on February 8th, 2019. This represents a $469,268 divestment of the company's shares and an account share holdings change of -29.8%.
Metro is in the Food Retail & Distribution Sub Industry Group under the Consumer Non-Cyclicals Sector.
METRO INC. is engaged in food and pharmaceutical distribution. The Company operates under various grocery banners in the supermarket and discount segments. The Company operates or supplies a network of over 940 food stores under various banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, Food Basics, Adonis and Premiere Moisson, as well as approximately 260 drugstores under the Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners. The Adonis banner, which has over 10 stores, is specialized in perishables, and Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern products. It also operates Premiere Moisson, a company specialized in bakery, pastry, charcutery and other food offerings prepared on an artisanal basis. Premiere Moisson sells its products to its stores, to restaurant and distribution chains, as well as directly to consumers. It also acts as franchisor and distributor for over 180 franchised Brunet Plus, Brunet, Brunet Clinique and Clini Plus drugstores, owned by independent pharmacists.