Articles Tagged ‘Metro’

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Loblaw and Metro earnings stay strong amid inflation

Both companies cited strong performance in discount channels and private label.

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Inside Metro’s Ontario Locally Sourced program

The grocer is seeing a wider range of products and strong Royal Agricultural Winter Fair coupon redemptions.

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Pharmacy gives Metro a strong net earnings boost

Meanwhile, food sales were up marginally as consumers become more value-conscious.

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A lot of shoppers have seen price spikes in grocery aisles

Numerator polled Metro customers to see what deal-seeking habits they might adopt if prices continue trending upward.

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Profit gains amid inflation: unsavoury price gouging or brilliant brand management?

While investors are happy with Loblaw, Empire and Metro’s recent earnings, customers and suppliers are paying the price. Literally.

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Metro flips holiday meals to better reflect its customers

The grocer provides holiday meal inspiration in the form of cultural twists sourced from the communities it operates in.

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Metro refines what it means to source local products

The grocer is profiling 40 of the farmers and vendors consumers want to support: the ones in their own backyards.

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Metro’s new health labels come with a dose of data

From Shopper Marketing Report: The grocer is deepening its insights by letting shoppers search products by 50 different attributes.

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Why Metro gave its private brands their own magazine

From Shopper Marketing Report: The grocer uses a new medium to educate shoppers about improvements to its house brands.

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Pigeon and Metro perk up their design challenge

Students from George Brown and College Salette will help give the grocer new insight into a category ripe for redesign.

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Ending raises for workers catches the ire of consumers

As Loblaw, Metro and Sobeys end their pay increases, how long will backlash against brands that said we are “all in this together” last?

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Metro wants people to get through this together

The grocer looks to ‘tomorrow’ in a campaign celebrating moments of communities supporting each other during the pandemic.

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Grocers raise pay and boost safeguards for frontline employees

How the changes fit with priorities currently important to public perception.

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Metro picks an ‘irresistible’ kombucha look

A student design contest gave the grocery banner insights about a new product category and private label.

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Grocers get vocal about local

From Shopper Marketing Report: How Metro, Sobey’s, Longo’s and Loblaw are expanding support for domestic producers.