Overview

Metcash Limited is a Public Company that is ranked number 22 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Grocery, Liquor and Tobacco Product Wholesaling in Australia industry.

In 2016 the company generated total revenue of $13,679,700,000 including sales and other revenue. In 2016 Metcash Limited had 5800 employees in Australia including employees from all subsidiaries under the company's control.

The Chief Executive of Metcash Limited is Mr Ian Morrice whose official title is Group Chief Executive Officer. The Chairman of Metcash Limited is Mr Robert Murray whose official title is Non-Executive Chairman. 

The consolidated entity divides its operations into three main segments:

  • Food & Grocery

Food & Grocery marketing and distribution activities relate to the distribution of grocery and tobacco supplies to IGA branded and non-branded independent retail outlets, hospitality outlets, and convenience stores. The segment's core business, IGA Distribution, supplies general merchandise and grocery goods to over 2,400 independent grocery stores throughout Australia. The segment's retail channels include IGA Supermarkets, Supa IGA, IGA Express, Foodworks and Lucky 7 convenience stores. Distribution is undertaken through the group's eight fresh produce warehouses and five major distribution centres which deliver over 21,000 units of dry, chilled and frozen groceries. The company also has two wholesale distribution businesses that service convenience stores; Campbells Wholesale and C-Store Distribution.

  • Australian Liquor Marketers

Liquor Distribution activities relate to the distribution of liquor products to approximately 12,000 retail outlets, hotels restaurants and other licensed premises. The Company has 15 distribution centres located throughout Australia and in New Zealand under its subsidiary Tasman Liquor Company. Through the Metcash subsidiary, Independent Brands Australia, the company has four retail banners, Cellarbrations, IGA Liquor, The Bottle-O and The Bottle-O Neighbourhood.

  • Mitre 10 (Hardware) 

Metcash owns hardware wholesaler Mitre 10. The Mitre 10 home improvement and hardware wholesale business includes 430 independently owned Mitre 10 and True Value Hardware stores, and also supplies around 400 non-branded independent hardware stores. 

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