Canada's Metro to operate Target's pharmacies in Quebec

Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:13am EDT
 
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Aug 14 (Reuters) - Metro Inc, a Canadian grocer, posted a 4 percent rise in third-quarter profit and said it will partner with Target Corp to operate the U.S. retailer's in-store pharmacies in Quebec.

Metro's net earnings rose to C$149.8 million, or C$1.55 per share from C$144.4 million, or C$1.43 per share, a year earlier. [ID: nCNWC4847a]