Growth of Health Stores

There has been increased business and new locations opening up, for products and services related to health and personal care.

Monday, July 16, 2012

In Costa Rica, the company Locatel, founded on capital from Colombia, Venezuela and Costa Rica has invested around $3 million in opening its first outlet in the Momentum Pinares Mall in Curridabat.

The company will offer the public medical equipment, hygiene and beauty products, nutritional products, and health services.

Alfonso Duque, director of the company, added to "Locatel is for anyone who wants to regain, retain or improve their health. Our idea is to have a one stop shop for all products and services related everyone’s health"

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