real is one of the distributive channels of the METRO AG with an extensive assortment of up to 80,000 different products - food and non-food - in each of the approximately 280 stores across Germany. real's self-service stores have sales floors of 5,000 to 15,000 square meters at their disposal. In addition, real contains the real online shop and, in certain regions, the real online grocery store with Click&Collect and delivery service. real has roundabout 34,000 employees and generates 7 billion Euros in turnover per year.
You can find more information on the bargaining partnership, collective bargaining, and participation in our handy two-pager below (only available in German).