METRO CASH AND CARRY
Partial bandh likely in Bengaluru today; bus services may be disrupted
Although the Karnataka government has maintained that schools and colleges will remain open and state run buses will operate as usual, it will largely depend on the intensity of protests. With a section of Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) and the KSRTC employees supporting bandh, there could be disruption in bus services.
Walmart India lets go of top executives across divisions
Walmart announced layoffs across sourcing, agri-biz & FMCG divisions. More people wi...
Tatas may buy 49% stake in Walmart’s cash & carry biz
If the deal goes through, Bentonville-headquartered Walmart, which runs a B2B wholesale...
New metro line in Noida-Gr Noida proposed to have 9 stations
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday approved the construction of the extension of the Aqua Line at a cost of Rs 2,682 crore, UP Industrial Development Minister Satish Mahana said in Lucknow.
ATMs go dry in Guwahati, chicken sells for 500/kg
Food prices have shot up sharply with onions hitting Rs 250/kg and potatoes being sold for Rs 60/kg after markets reopened at 9 am on Saturday as part of a seven-hour relaxation in curfew. The price lean chicken now is Rs 500/kg and rohu fish Rs 420/kg. A bundle of spinach, which usually sells for Rs 10, is now selling for Rs 60.
Metro Cash & Carry seeks level playing field
The German wholesale retailer has thrown its might behind mom-and-pop groceries and has demanded level-playing for the unorganised sector, wading into a debate in India that ecommerce companies like Amazon and Flipkart are hurting small businesses here.
Metro AG India sales rise 10% to Rs 6,755 crore
Düsseldorf-based Metro doesn’t sell products directly to consumers in India and is an organised wholesaler or cash-andcarry operator that sells close to 7,000 products across a range of categories to local stores, hotels and catering companies.
Rs 3 cr cash, laptops, gold ornaments: Things people left in Delhi Metro in last 3 years
Cash amount of Rs 81,04,602 was secured in 2018, Rs 70,73,802 in 2017 and Rs 75,15, 537 in 2016.
Metro Cash & Carry partners ePayLater to digitise kirana stores
Through this app, kirana shop owners can digitally track their daily and monthly sales, manage inventory, place orders with Metro and pay digitally.
Metro Cash CEO bowled over by Jasprit Bumrah's calm approach
Arvind Mediratta said the in-swinging yorkers by Bumrah, a fine bowler, are a treat to watch.
Metro Cash & Carry delays ecommerce plan for kiranas
Currently, a sales force of 800 people has been deployed with tablets to meet kirana owners in real-time to negotiate deals.
Metro wants taller buildings, denser transit corridors for Bengaluru development
The draft Bengaluru Transit-Oriented Development Policy is expected “to come into force with immediate effect from the date of its official acceptance by the government of Karnataka.”
Metro Cash & Carry to give urban street hawkers a formal push
Metro Cash & Carry estimates that the proposal for street vendors could take nearly six months to execute.
Large retailers wooing kirana stores with PoS machines 2.0
Reliance Retail has been testing a PoS project with 1,200 mom-and-pop outlets for the past couple of month.
Centre proposes 'Metrolite' train for small cities
The three-coach train will have capacity of carrying 300 passengers.
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