Mexico's Femsa taps drug store market with YZA acquisition

MEXICO CITY Fri Nov 9, 2012 4:19pm EST

MEXICO CITY Nov 9 (Reuters) - Mexican retailer and beverage company Femsa said on Friday that one of its units had agreed to buy a 75 percent stake in drug store chain YZA, marking its debut in a new business operation.

No financial details were disclosed. YZA, with 333 stores, operates in southern Mexico.