Metro AG is a Germany-based company engaged in the self-service wholesale trade sector. The Company operates through three segments: METRO Cash & Carry, Media-Saturn and Real. The METRO Cash & Carry segment operates in the wholesale business for professional customers, such as hotels and restaurants, catering firms, independent retailers, service providers and public authorities, and comprises the brands METRO and MAKRO. The Media-Saturn segment focuses on the retail of consumer electronics through Saturn and MediaMarkt stores, as well as through the online retail platform redcoon.com. The Real segment comprises both store-based and online retail hypermarket operations, and offers fresh products and non-food articles, among others.