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May 22, 2015, 14:30 ET

End of strike at McMahon Distributeur pharmaceutique inc.'s Montreal distribution centre

MONTREAL, May 22, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - McMahon Distributeur pharmaceutique inc., a susbsidiary of Metro Inc., is pleased to announce that...

May 07, 2015, 08:00 ET

Unionized employees of McMahon Distributeur Pharmaceutique Inc.'s Montreal distribution centre on strike

MONTREAL, May 7, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - McMahon Distributeur pharmaceutique inc., a susbsidiary of Metro inc., is disappointed by the decision of its...

May 05, 2015, 10:53 ET

Red Apple Group Arranges Acquisition Of Wholesale Petroleum Business of PPL EnergyPlus Retail, LLC

John A. Catsimatidis, Chairman and CEO of Red Apple Group announced today that it has arranged the acquisition of the wholesale petroleum business...

Apr 28, 2015, 12:25 ET

Baltimore Restaurants Respond To Riots

Baltimore restaurants are riding out the riots by offering support in the form of free food and coffee to firefighters, police, Maryland National...

Apr 23, 2015, 09:07 ET

Metro Atlanta Chamber Names 2015 Global Impact Award Winners

 Five companies were selected as Atlanta's most notable leaders in international business at the 2015 Global Impact Awards. The Metro Atlanta...

Apr 22, 2015, 07:00 ET

METRO: 19.4% earnings per share increase in the second quarter of 2015

MONTRÉAL, April 22, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. (TSX: MRU) today announced its results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015...

Apr 01, 2015, 07:00 ET

Metro INC. announces plan to buy back shares through private agreements

MONTREAL, April 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Metro inc. ("Metro") (TSX: MRU) announced today that that it intends to purchase for cancellation, on or...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:00 ET

February 24th Declared Health IT Day at the Georgia State Capitol

Legislators today announced a resolution declaring February 24th Health IT Day at the Georgia State Capitol to highlight the important...

Feb 16, 2015, 10:51 ET

Detroit Metro CVB unveils new community awareness campaign to boost hospitality in 2015 and welcome major convention lineup

 The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau (DMCVB) announced today it is spearheading a new community awareness campaign to welcome...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:30 ET

NorthStar/RXR New York Metro Income, Inc. Initial Public Offering Declared Effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

 NorthStar/RXR New York Metro Income, Inc. (NorthStar/RXR) announced today that its registration statement related to its initial public...

Jan 28, 2015, 17:14 ET

METRO INC. announces the voting results on the election of its directors

MONTREAL, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the Annual General Meeting of shareholders of METRO INC. held on January 27, 2015, METRO INC. is...

Jan 27, 2015, 07:00 ET

METRO: Earnings per share increase of 22.6% in the first quarter of 2015 and dividend increase of 16.7%

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. (TSX: MRU) today announced its results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015...

Jan 21, 2015, 10:12 ET
Detroit Metro Airport Marriott announces the opening of its new restaurant, North. Serving up a variety of American cuisine in a rich, contemporary dining space, the onsite restaurant invites guests to dine in style. For information, visit www.marriott.com/DTWRM or call 1-734-729-7555.

New Restaurant At Detroit Metro Airport Marriott Takes Step In Right Direction

 Detroit Metro Airport Marriott allows travelers to satisfy their cravings in a new setting. Offering guests the convenience of casual,...

Jan 19, 2015, 19:36 ET
Tanzanian-born comedian Ed Blaze and Friends launch a major U.S. tour on Friday, Feb. 13th and Valentine's Day at the Hilton Boston/Woburn. This performance will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

All in One Night: Laugh with Ed Blaze, Grant a Wish to a Child presented by Metro Comedy Entertainment

Tanzanian-born comedian Ed Blaze and Friends launch a major U.S. tour on Friday, Feb. 13th and Valentine's Day at the Hilton Boston/Woburn. This...

Jan 14, 2015, 08:35 ET

Coldwell Banker Commercial Metro Brokers, Sternberg Group, and First Financial Network Complete Sale of FDIC Loss-Share Loan Portfolio

 Coldwell Banker Commercial Metro Brokers, and partners, The Sternberg Group and First Financial Network, today announced that they have...

Dec 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

Metro Brokers Bank Asset Team Reaches Major Milestone of 4,000 Sales

 After almost five years of operation, the Metro Brokers Bank Asset Team has sold its 4,000th property. The Bank Asset Team is a special...

Dec 08, 2014, 11:11 ET
Courtyard Costa Mesa South Coast Metro encourages holiday shoppers to get in the spirit with a new package featuring a special gift bag from South Coast Plaza, deluxe accommodations starting from just $109 a night and a leather luggage tag. For information, visit www.marriott.com/SNASA or call 1-714-545-1001.

Courtyard Costa Mesa South Coast Metro Celebrates The Season With A Special Shopping Package

 It's the most wonderful time of the year, and a new package from Courtyard Costa Mesa South Coast Metro is giving holiday shoppers plenty of...

Dec 04, 2014, 09:26 ET

SPECTRE, The 24th James Bond Adventure, Set To Begin Production

 007 Soundstage, Pinewood Studios, London -- James Bond Producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today released the title of the...

Dec 01, 2014, 18:53 ET

Metro Inc. Issues Notice of Redemption for its 4.98% Series A Medium Term Notes due October 15, 2015

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Metro Inc. (Metro) today announced that it has issued a notice of redemption for the entire...

Dec 01, 2014, 09:14 ET

Metro Inc. Announces Closing of Aggregate C$600 Million Senior Unsecured Notes Offering

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - METRO INC. today announced the closing of its previously announced private placement of C$300 million...