Compañía General de Fósforos, S.A., Bs. As.
Founded in 1888, the group opened a printing establishment to produce match boxes. Soon after they expanded into the graphic arts business and by 1904 had established a paper mill. In 1893 a sister company was opened in Uruguay who also produced playing cards. In 1929 the firm's playing card production was taken over by Compañía General Fabril Financiera S.A. which continued its existence until 1995.