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Metro Cash & Carry opens 28th store in India

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New Delhi, Oct 17 (PTI) Metro Cash & Carry India on Saturday announced the opening of its new store at Tumakuru in Karnataka taking the total store count in India to 28.

This new store is the seventh store for Metro Cash & Carry in Karnataka, a statement said.

The new store, which is also integrated with Metro’s B2B e-commerce app, will significantly contribute to the local and state economy by generating over 200 direct and indirect job opportunities, it added.

Metro Cash & Carry anchors over 3 million customer base in India catering to over 5000 suppliers, and has created over 14000 direct and indirect jobs across the country.

* * * * * Signify Innovations extends UV-C based disinfection portfolio * Signify Innovations India, earlier known as Philips Lighting India, is accelerating the development of UV-C based disinfection portfolio with the launch of new luminaires and equipment for the professional market here, a statement said.

UV-C lighting is effective in disinfecting air, surfaces, and objects at homes and workplaces, and especially adding an extra layer of safety in elderly homes, schools, food outlets, hotels, retail outlets, industrial complexes, airports and public transportation.

“Now more than ever, disinfecting air, surfaces and objects is critical,” said Sumit Joshi, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Signify Innovations India Limited at Signify. “To support offices, schools, public transportation, retail outlets and many businesses as they strive to disinfect their spaces, we’ve leveraged our knowledge and experience in UV-C lighting, making multiple product ranges available for professionals.” PTI KRH MR