Specialty bakery boosts Metro's Q2 margins

Clever merchandising, in-store execution and the performance of its specialty acquisitions were all factors helping Metro Inc. post a 4.5% increase in comparable-store sales during the fiscal second quarter, officials said Wednesday.

Overall revenues improved by 6% to $2.1 billion (U.S.) for the quarter, which ended March 14. Officials said the results came amid a competitive and highly promotional competitive environment w

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