Selling point for Metcash
Andrew Reitzer GROCERY wholesaler Metcash Ltd says it has agreed to acquire point-ofsale system provider Scanning Systems Australia. Metcash, which is also a liquor and hardware wholesaler, did not disclose the terms of the transaction. Scanning Systems Australia provides advanced electronic payment systems to independent retailers in the grocery, liquor, hardware, fuel and convenience sectors. Metcash chief executive Andrew Reitzer said the company was committed to providing a marketleading payment solution to retail businesses.