Mekonomen AB is a car service chain company, which manufactures and distributes automotive spare parts and provides workshop services. It operates through the following segments: MECA, SÃ¸rensen og Balchen, Mekonomen Sweden, Mekonomen Norway, and Other. The MECA segment sells the firm's products directly to enterprises and organization. The SÃ¸rensen og Balchen segment sells car accessories under the BilXtra brand. The Other segment includes the group management and financial management, group-wide operations, and eliminations. The company was founded by Ingemar Fraim and Leif MÃ¶ller in 1973 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.