FOCUS-Cokes, smokes and clicks: How Oxxo corner stores are cashing in on Mexican e-commerce
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Julia Love and Daina Beth Solomon
MEXICO CITY, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Stroll the aisles of any
Oxxo in Mexico and you will find the staples of convenience
store sustenance: beer, cigarettes, enough candy to keep
dentists at full employment.
Look closer and you will see this old-school chain is a
linchpin of the country's e-commerce. The retailer, with more
than 17,000 locations throughout Mexico, has cracked two of the
biggest barriers to online shopping in the ...