FEMSA is a leading company that participates in the beverage industry through Coca-Cola FEMSA, the largest franchise bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world; in the beer industry, through its ownership of the second-largest equity stake in Heineken, one of the world's leading brewers, with operations in over 70 countries; and in the retail industry, with FEMSA Comercio, which operates various small-format chain stores, including OXXO, the largest and fastest growing chain in Latin America.