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A fortuitous accident: in 1945, the American inventor Percy LeBaron Spencer happend to have a chocolate bar in his pocket while experimenting with electromagnetic radiation as part of his research on radar systems. He noticed that the chocolate wondrously melted - and the microwave was born.
METRO in figures
In FY 2020/21, our delivery infrastructure portfolio included
stores with OOS (out of store) delivery and 67 dedicated FSD depots.