FEMSA (FMX) Buys Big John, Enhances Operations in Chile

In an attempt to strengthen its portfolio, Fomento Económico Mexicano, S.A.B de C.V FMX , also known as FEMSA, acquired a leading convenience store operator, Big John.  Based in Santiago, Chile, Big John is a grocery store that operates about 49 outlets, particularly in the Santiago metropolitan region. Given its renowned status and solid growth prospects, the…