|An Oxxo about to open in Las Aguas, beside the Plaza del Periodista.|
|Get your junk food fix here: An Oxxo |
window on 19th street.
Is there no limit to the market for the sort of refined, high-fat, high-salt and alchoholic fare which Oxxo specializes in?
But taking sales from the traditional stores can't be the whole story. The market for things which ruin
|A family-run neighborhood shop, featuring |
fruits and vegetables.
Who wins? Oxxo and the junk food industry, and Carlos Slim, the Mexican billionare who owns the chain.
Who loses? Our health.
|Across the plaza, another Oxxo.|