METRO GROUP is one of the largest international retailing companies. In 2010, the Group reached sales of around US$96.2 billion (€ 67 billion). The company operates more than 2,100 stores in 33 countries and bases performance on the strength of its sales brands, which operate independently in their respective market segments: Metro/Makro Cash & Carry (an international leader in self-service wholesale), Real hypermarkets, Media Markt and Saturn (a European market leader in consumer electronics retailing), and Galeria Kaufhofdepartment stores.
METRO SYSTEMS GmbH, the internal IT service provider for METRO GROUP, delivers the Oracle solution to Metro/Makro Cash & Carry. As an IT service company METRO SYSTEMS, with its international subsidiaries and IT supply organizations, provides information technology services to METRO GROUP companies on a national and international basis.