MONTREAL, Jan. 28, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Metro Inc. is pleased to inform that on
January 28, 2013, the Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of
$0.25 per share on Ordinary Shares, payable on March 15, 2013 to shareholders
of record as at February 19, 2013. This quarterly dividend represents an
increase of 16.3 % over the same quarter last year.
With annual sales of over $12 billion and over 65,000 employees, Metro Inc. is
a leader in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Québec and Ontario, where
it operates a network of more than 600 food stores under several banners
including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as over 250
drugstores under the Brunet, The Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners.
François Thibault Senior Vice-President, Chief Financial Officer and
Treasurer 514 643-1003
Marie-Claude Bacon Senior Director, Corporate Affairs Department 514 643-1086
SOURCE: METRO INC.
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