Tiendas Extra

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Tiendas Extra, S.A. de C.V.
Industry Convenience stores
Headquarters México, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Parent Grupo Modelo
Extra store in Acapulco, Guerrero ExtraAcapulco.jpg
Extra store in Acapulco, Guerrero

Extra is a Mexican convenience store chain owned by Grupo Modelo, which started operations in 1993. In 2007 the chain closed 650 stores [1] and in 2009 started another restructuring plan. [2] It competes fiercely with OXXO from Femsa, 7-Eleven from Casa Chapa, SuperCity from Soriana and Circle K from Alimentation Couche-Tard. The point of sale is provided by IBM. [3] In 2014, Couche-Tard sold its Extra stores to Grupo Modelo, a brewery owned by AB InBev. [4] [5]

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  1. Cerrará Grupo Modelo 650 Tiendas Súper Extra, Tabasco Hoy, October 23, 2007.
  2. Grupo Modelo reinventa las Tiendas Extra, CNN Expansion, June 4, 2009.
  3. Firman contrato Tiendas Extra e IBM para mejorar puntos de venta archived copy, El Monetario, February 28, 2011.
  4. "Cofece autoriza a Circulo K compra de Tiendas Extra". Retrieved 2017-10-19.
  5. "Convenience stores booming - el Universal - Mexico News". Archived from the original on 2010-05-01. Retrieved 2010-04-02.