Metro in Japan: Local Profile

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Metro in Japan: Local Profile
Reference code: RT0140LP

Published: November 2011



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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Introduction ........................................................................................................................... 6
    1.1    What is this Report About? ............................................................................................................. 6
    1.2    Scope ............................................................................................................................................. 6
2     Metro Japan – Company Profile ........................................................................................... 7
    2.1    Company Overview......................................................................................................................... 7
    2.2    Business Description ...................................................................................................................... 7
      2.2.1      Stores ..........................................................................................................................................................7
      2.2.2      Products ......................................................................................................................................................8
      2.2.3      Private labels ...............................................................................................................................................8
      2.2.4      Services offered in stores ............................................................................................................................9
    2.3    Events and History ........................................................................................................................ 10
3     Metro Japan – Key Information .......................................................................................... 11
    3.1    Financial Performance .................................................................................................................. 11
    3.2    Operational Performance .............................................................................................................. 12
      3.2.1      Store count ................................................................................................................................................12
      3.2.2      Sales per store ..........................................................................................................................................13
      3.2.3      Sales per square meter .............................................................................................................................14
      3.2.4      Revenue per employee .............................................................................................................................15
      3.2.5      Employee per thousand square meters ....................................................................................................16
    3.3    Key Employees ............................................................................................................................. 17
4     Metro Japan – Corporate Strategy ..................................................................................... 18
    4.1    Focus on Professional Customers ................................................................................................ 18
    4.2    Increased Focus on Private Labels ............................................................................................... 18
5     Metro Japan – News ............................................................................................................ 19
6     Competitive Environment ................................................................................................... 20
    6.1    Main Food Retailers in Japan........................................................................................................ 20
    6.2    Market Share of Main Food Retailers in Japan ............................................................................. 21
    6.3    Investment Plans of Competitors .................................................................................................. 23
      6.3.1      Seiyu (Walmart Japan) ..............................................................................................................................23
      6.3.2      Daiei Inc.....................................................................................................................................................23
      6.3.3      Ito Yokado .................................................................................................................................................23
      6.3.4      Seven-Eleven ............................................................................................................................................23
7     Appendix .............................................................................................................................. 24
    7.1    Methodology .................................................................
				
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Description: ‘Metro in Japan: Local Profile’ contains details on Metro's local operations, covering its market share (as well as that of its key competitors) and its latest approaches and strategies. It also provides details on historical developments in the country and latest news, events, key employees and key competitors.
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