Press Releases 2019


METRO to Host a Conference Call on the Impact of the Adoption of IFRS 16-Leases

Montreal, December 11, 2019 - METRO Inc. will hold a conference call on December 18th, 2019 to discuss the impact of the implementation of the new IFRS 16-leases accounting standard on its consolidated financial reporting. The conference call will begin at 11:00 a.m. (EST).  During this call, management will answer questions from analysts about this accounting standard change. We will be referring to the IFRS 16 – Investor Information document that will be available on the corporate website or via the webcast until January 18th, 2020. 

To access the conference call, please dial 647 427-7450 or 1 888 231-8191 (access code 1067237).  You may also access via audio webcast, by clicking here.

The replay of the conference call will be available approximately two hours after the event at 1 855 859-2056 (access code 1067237) or via audio webcast by clicking here, until 23:59 p.m. (EST) on January 18th, 2020.

With annual sales of more than $16 billion, METRO INC. is a food and pharmacy leader in Québec and Ontario. As a retailer, franchisor, distributor, and manufacturer, the company operates or services a network of some 950 food stores under several banners including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as some 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Food Basics Pharmacy banners, providing employment to almost 90,000 people. For more details, visit



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