Driven by Conviction, Community and Collaboration.

We are food experts with more than 55 years of experience, operating in 34 countries across the world, and employing more than 100,000 people. Let us show you how we tackle climate change.

The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's) provide for our global framework when it comes to sustainable action. The SDG's not only stand for the call for action for a more sustainable world but actually also constitute that these 17 goals can only be achieved together.

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Our attitude

METRO sees itself as a part of society. We aim to harmonise economic, environmental and social objectives. We act today for a better tomorrow. For a future worth living. The sustainable development goals of the United Nations (SDGs) and the UN Global Compact offer us a global framework for this.

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More than 100,000 people work for METRO worldwide. Our corporate responsibility centres on our staff.

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Business operations

METRO believes in sustainable business processes. We use resources sparingly. We protect the climate. We avoid and reduce waste.

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Procurement and range

METRO monitors the whole supply chain. From procurement to sales to the customer. At every point: We want to convince through quality and safety. We want to protect the environment. And we want to ensure socially ethical working conditions.

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Social engagement

METRO is actively involved in social issues. Worldwide. As sponsor and donor. For international emergency aid and charitable initiatives. And for sports and cultural events.

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Our Commitments and Guidelines

We have imposed a variety of obligations on ourselves in order to anchor sustainability in corporate practice. Our current publications and further downloads can be found in the Media Center.