Metro Inc. is a Canada-based food and pharmacy retailers and distributors company. The Company, through its activities as a retailer, franchisor or distributor, and manufacturer operates or supplies a network of supermarkets, discount stores and drugstores. It operates approximately 950 food stores under several banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C and Food Basics, as well as approximately 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Food Basics Pharmacy banners. The Metro banner, with its 328 stores, including 118 Metro Plus stores in Quebec is a supermarket chain. The Super C banner operates 98 discount stores in Quebec and offers a range of grocery products. Food Basics is a discount store providing low priced products to customers in 139 locations across Ontario. Jean Coutu network offers approximately 416 franchised stores in Quebec, New Brunswick and Ontario.