+ 50 Years
of experience in packaging & displays
Thanks for being part of our journey!
Founded in 1969 in El Salvador, SigmaQ now celebrates 50 years of experience in packaging and displays. Global in reach, we have presence in Central and North America, the Caribbean and Asia.
Manuel Yarhi opens in Guatemala Yarhi Hermanos, a distributor of various products in Central America. The other Yarhi brothers—Nassin, David, Moises and Enrique—also join the business.
The Yarhi brothers establish SigmaQ in El Salvador, as of the region´s first mergers between: Yarhi Hermanos, Rotoflex, Cartonera, Litozadik and Igsal.
Acquisition of Litografía Byron Zadik in Guatemala, specialized in value-added folding cartons.
Acquisition of Cajas y Empaques in Guatemala.
The Sigma Foundation is established in El Salvador and Guatemala respectively, to positively impact the communities in which SigmaQ operates.
Kontein is acquired in El Salvador for the production of rigid plastic containers and caps.
Purchase of Bufkor Inc., leading jewelry packaging and displays supplier in the United States. This acquisition led to establishing a luxury packaging factory in El Salvador: Specialty Products.
Sales and distribution offices are opened in the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua and Mexico.
Acquisition of Cartonera Nacional, in San Pedro Sula, Honduras.
Acquisition in Guatemala of Copacasa, our paper mill that produces chipboard using wastes from our 3 corrugating factories.
Purchase in Dallas, TX (U.S.) of Chippenhook, supplier of premium displays and fixtures.
Through its holding SigmaQ LAKI, SigmaQ becomes the first industrial company in Central America to issue US$25 Mll. in preferred shares, in Panama´s Stock Market.
Acquisition of SigmaQ Mexico Flexibles, in Toluca, Mexico, for the production of specialized flexible packaging.
Celebrating our 50th anniversary.
Our people are our biggest asset and drive our success. The SigmaQ Family is composed of 2,500 experts in 10 countries: designers, engineers, technicians, operators and staff. Though multicultural and diverse, we all share the same Q! Identity, based on integrity, commitment and optimism.
Global in reach, with local assistance in our target markets throughout the entire supply chain: design, manufacturing and delivery of your packaging and displays.
Welcome to our manufacturing sites!
Our clients SUCCESS is our SUCCESS!
The Q Factor is the extra level of creativity and commitment that we bring to each challenge we solve for our clients, every day. It’s what makes us unique and what enables us to maintain lasting relationships with some of the most impressive corporations in the world.
To maintain sustainable growth and profit levels, driven by a deep understanding of our clients’ changing needs and the highest levels of innovation, flexibility and cost efficiency.
To be recognized among clients as the leading packaging supplier, offering the most innovative and valuable solutions for protecting, transporting and selling their products.
Global in reach, knowledge and resources, we understand the world of packaging as no other.
We strive the extra mile, applying continuous improvement to every aspect of our company.
We are convinced that no right goal is impossible to achieve and that our dreams must overcome our fears.
We push ourselves to act with absolute legal and moral honesty, following only what is right and avoiding the easy-way-out.