Alfa SAB de CV is a holding company, which produces, markets, and distributes food through recognized brands in Mexico, the United States, Europe, and Latin America. It operates through the following segments: Alpek, Sigma, Axtel, Newpek, and Others. The Alpek segment operates in the petrochemical and synthetic fibers industry, and its revenues are derived from sales of its primary products: polyester, plastics, and chemicals. The Sigma segment engages in the refrigerated food sector and its revenues are derived from sales of its main products: deli meats, dairy, and other processed foods. The Axtel segment operates in the telecommunications sector and its revenues are derived from the provision of data transmission services, Internet, and long distance phone service. The Newpek segment engages in the exploration and exploitation of natural gas and oil fields. The Other segments includes all other companies operating in business services and others, which are non-reportable segments. The company was founded by Roberto Garza Sada on June 9, 1974 and is headquartered in San Pedro Garza García, Mexico.