Central Americans identify the company by its logo and colors, besides the famous character “Facilito” (easily), born out of the imagination of an employee whose motto was “I sell it easily, you take it easily, you pay easily”.

1890

In this year the  “Commerce and Industry Partnership of Curacao” was founded.

1911

Named “Curacao Trading Company” (CETECO) for sold household and agricultural products.

1945

Its selling strategy changed from agricultural inputs to retailing household appliances. The first stores were known as Curacao Trading Company.

2000

Operations were strengthened in Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Dominican Republic.

2004

 

Two stores were opened under the name of UNICOMER.

2005

On October 2005 its services expanded introducing La Curacao Optical in Guatemala.

2006

La Curacao Optical was introduced in El Salvador and furthermore in Nicaragua and Honduras.

2011

Open its e-commerce site.

 

2013

 It opened a sister store La Curacao Cash.

 

2015

The chain branched more than 200 stores.

 

 

2016

The store 1000 was opened in Honduras.

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