Who we are

We are Australia’s leading marketing and wholesale distribution company

We are Australia’s leading wholesaler and distributor, supplying and supporting more than 100,000 businesses across a network of independent retailers and businesses in the food and grocery, liquor and hardware industries. With 90 years of experience supporting and defending the independent retail market, our people are the experts in their field through providing excellence in merchandising, operations and marketing support to our retailers.

Whilst we operate on a huge scale, we think big but we act local.

We have over 6,000 employees all focused on our purpose, Successful Independents. We empower them to be creative and to challenge the status quo in order to support local retailers and their communities.

Brands and Business Areas

Metcash manages some of Australia’s most recognised independent brands in one of the most unique business models. Our model dedicates our divisions into each of the industries that the business supports – grocery, liquor, hardware and support services. This allows us to offer opportunities across our business divisions in Accounting, Finance, IT, Marketing, Digital, Distribution and Logistics, Human Resources and Legal.

So not only are we cross-functional, we are cross-industry allowing our people room to grow their career with us. The question for you, is which of these brands would you like to influence and work with? Learn more about each of our division, how they operate and the brands they support.

Supermarkets & Convenience

Our largest division made up of our Supermarkets; IGA, Foodland and The Friendly Grocer as well as our Convenience brands. Find out more about Metcash Food & Grocery.

Australian Liquor Marketers

ALM have built the Cellarbrations, Bottle-O and IGA Liquor brands to be major players in the liquor retail market and also support local clubs and pubs in Australia & New Zealand.

Independent Hardware Group

Independent Hardware Group (IHG) are building their portfolio of iconic brands, offering exceptional careers and strong commitment to supporting retailers with the best brands at the best prices.

Community Focus

Our business and people champion our vision of Thriving Communities through active contribution to the community. We are committed to maintaining strong connections to our community.