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Sep 08, 2014, 07:00 ET

METRO INC. renews its share buyback program

MONTREAL, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - METRO INC. announces that it is renewing its normal course issuer bid program and that such renewal has been...

Aug 19, 2014, 06:48 ET
Porsche just happens to be one brand of vehicle Seattle Metro Used Cars has been known to have in-stock (PRNewsFoto/Seattle Metro Used Cars)

Seattle Metro Used Cars emphasizes its domestic, foreign options

Car shoppers looking for vehicles that offer an elegant touch while not breaking the bank will find the inventory at Seattle Metro Used Cars...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

Colo. Gov. Hickenlooper Declares Today "WorldView-3" Day

Governor John Hickenlooper proclaimed today WorldView-3 Day in Colorado, in recognition of yesterday's launch of DigitalGlobe's WorldView-3...

Aug 13, 2014, 07:00 ET

METRO: Earnings per Share Increase of 9.4% in the Third Quarter of 2014

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. (TSX: MRU) today announced its results for the third quarter...

Aug 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

/R E P E A T -- METRO INC. - 2014 third quarter results/

MONTREAL, July 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. will be releasing its financial results for the third quarter of 2013-2014 on August 13, 2014,...

Jul 31, 2014, 08:00 ET
How does the redesigned 2015 Honda Fit stack up against its chief rival, the Toyota Yaris? Find out in this comparison, presented by Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

Redesigned 2015 Honda Fit squares off against competing Toyota Yaris

As the so-called "hot-hatch" segment has become a true industry force, a popular knock against the vehicles has been that no vehicle is vastly...

Jul 29, 2014, 15:36 ET
How does the 2014 Honda Accord fare against its chief counterpart, the 2014 Toyota Camry? Find out in this comparison from Metro Honda! (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

2014 Honda Accord edges Toyota Camry in online comparison

It should come as little surprise that the mid-size sedan segment is frequently cited as the auto industry's most competitive class. After all,...

Jul 25, 2014, 16:42 ET

METRO INC. - 2014 third quarter results

MONTREAL, July 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. will be releasing its financial results for the third quarter of 2013-2014 on August 13, 2014,...

Jun 30, 2014, 14:55 ET

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Opens Second Satellite Office in Denver

 Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) opened its permanent satellite location in Denver. The new office is the second to open...

Jun 30, 2014, 08:00 ET
Now released for 2015, the Honda Pilot is a versatile and vacation-ready large crossover SUV. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

Vacation-ready versatility now available at Metro Honda as 2015 Honda Pilot debuts

A great vacation requires a great vehicle, and the particular criteria for such consideration is relatively concrete. A spacious interior cabin is...

Jun 27, 2014, 11:21 ET
The fully restyled 2015 Honda Fit is now available at Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

First models of 2015 Honda Fit roll into Metro Honda

Although the subcompact segment has unquestionably made great strides in recent years, New Jersey drivers have been waiting for the one vehicle...

Jun 17, 2014, 11:14 ET

Metro reaches a partnership agreement with Première Moisson bakery

Strategic partnership to enable the company to differentiate itself with a broader premium bakery products MONTREAL, June 17, 2014 /CNW Telbec/...

May 29, 2014, 10:37 ET
The gas-electric hybrid 2014 Honda Insight is now available at Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J. Test drive yours today! (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

2014 Honda Insight makes innovation look easy for Jersey City drivers

For auto enthusiasts who have followed the evolution of the gas-electric hybrid movement, many of the initial models to hit the market proved to...

May 22, 2014, 17:17 ET
The 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid, now available at Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J., is the first hybrid to capably match the hybrid segment's lofty expectations. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

2014 Honda Accord Hybrid brings excellent efficiency to Jersey City drivers

In many cases, the early promise of hybrid vehicles has largely fallen flat. Uninspiring driving dynamics, compromised interior styling and,...

May 19, 2014, 12:55 ET
Mercedes-Benz is one of the brands offered by Seattle Metro Used Cars (PRNewsFoto/Seattle Metro Used Cars)

Pre-owned Mercedes-Benz and Infiniti spotlighted at local dealership

People looking to save money while car buying, but also looking for upper echelon imports sometimes find their search difficult.  A local...

May 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

Catsimatidis inks deal to make United Metro Energy Corp. the largest heating oil and motor fuels distributor in the New York City metropolitan area

United Metro Energy Corp. (UMEC) of Brooklyn is positioned to become the largest supplier of heating oil and motor fuels in the New York City...

Apr 29, 2014, 10:15 ET
Drivers in the Jersey City area have shown a strong response to the 2014 Honda CR-Z, which is now available at Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda)

For Jersey City drivers, 2014 Honda CR-Z offers escape from the norm

When it comes to envelope-pushing, few vehicles can match the pedigree of the 2014 Honda CR-Z. Many can use clumsy terms such as "game-changing,"...

Apr 24, 2014, 17:59 ET
The 2014 Honda Crosstour manages to combine the maneuverability of a sedan with the versatility of a crossover SUV. Find the 2014 Honda Crosstour at Metro Honda in Jersey City, N.J. (PRNewsFoto/Metro Honda )

Versatility greets Jersey City drivers in 2014 Honda Crosstour

The cookie-cutter nature of modern sedan design is well-documented. In many cases, the removal of a brand plate can make one competitor nearly...

Apr 23, 2014, 18:19 ET

Metro Atlanta Chamber names 2014 Global Impact Award winners

Four companies were selected as Atlanta's most notable leaders in international business selected by the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) at the 2014...

Mar 31, 2014, 17:14 ET

NorthStar/RXR New York Metro Income, Inc. Announces Submission of Draft Registration Statement for $2.0 Billion Initial Public Offering

 NorthStar/RXR New York Metro Income, Inc. (the "Company") announced today that it confidentially submitted a draft registration statement on...