MONTREAL — Metro Inc. here said yesterday that its conversion of former A&P-owned stores in Ontario to the Metro banner has been well received by consumers, and that results from the stores are “encouraging.” Eric LaFleche, the company’s president and chief executive officer, made the remarks during a conference call discussing Metro’s results for the fourth quarter, in which profits grew 25.5% and exceeded analysts’ estimates. In the quarter, which ended Sept. 27, Metro posted net ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.