Farmacias Benavides, S.A. de C.V.

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Farmacias Benavides, S.A. de C.V.

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Farmacias Benavides, S.A. de C.V.
Avenida Fundadores 935 Int. 301, Colonia Valle del Mirador
64750 Monterrey, Mexico
Tel. +52-81-8389-9900
Fax +52-81-8389-9931

Type: Public
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Employees: 7,074
Employee growth: 5.4%

Mexico's #1 drugstore chain, Farmacias Benavides fills prescriptions, sells over-the-counter medications, and offers a wide variety of personal care and beauty products through more than 700 drugstores across Northern and Western Mexico. The stores, which can be found in about 115 Mexican cities, offer a complete photo center, cosmetics department, personal care products, sundries, and other convenience items, with outlets in Monterrey, Guadalajara, Tampico, and Hermosillo also offering home delivery options. Benavides also operates an online pharmacy. The Mexican retailer is owned by Latin America's leading drugstore operator, Farmacias Ahumada (FASA) of Chile, which also has stores in Peru.

Key numbers for fiscal year ending December, 2012:
Sales: $815.8M
One year growth: 12.7%
Net income: $19.8M
Income growth: 33.7%

General Director: Walter Westphal Urrieta
President: Jaime M. Benavides Pompa
Operations Director: José R. Garza

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