Ushering in alternative mobility at METRO
How the fleet of vehicles and logistics contributes to METRO's climate target
Alternative mobility becomes increasingly important at METRO to reduce the total climate impact of METRO's business operations in accordance with METRO's 2030 climate protection target by at least 50% of CO2 emissions per square metre of retail space compared to 2011.
METRO @ Seafood Expo Global in Brussels
METRO experts at several events, 25 April 2017
METRO showed high engagement at the Brussels Seafood Expo, 25 April 2017. METRO experts visited several events and emphasised the importance of seafood for the company.
„METRO Water Initiative“ shows commitment in fighting water scarcity
On March 22nd, the United Nations World Water Day, METRO Cash & Carry starts the “METRO Water Initiative“. Its goal is to increase sensibility for an important and worldwide issue: global water scarcity.
Acting today for tomorrow
Sustainability in corporate strategy
Keynote address by Olaf Koch at the International Travel Trade Show in Berlin, 2017
How to reduce food waste in the hospitality sector? Hands-on guidelines by HOTREC
Reducing food waste is one of the hot topics and a challenge for the EU. METRO participates in the discussion and is part of a network that searches for joint solutions. A brochure with guidelines to reduce food waste and recommendations to manage food donations for the hospitality sector is now available.
METRO's programme to reduce emissions from fluorinated refrigerants in cooling systems
F-Gas Exit Programme
By 2030, METRO GROUP will have phased out the use of HFC worldwide. It has launched an “F-Gas Exit Programme” to reduce emissions from refrigerants.