Here's who we are

A company with more tan 50 years of experience at your Service to increase your Brand positioning and make your business grow. We offer the ability to transform a concept into a final offering by integrating the knowledge to design, develop, manufacture and distribute products according to our customer’s specifications.

The Cyan Labs Difference

Build a premium, quality brand, at the best price and compete with the most positioned brands in the marketplace.
We believe in trust worthy, long-term partnerships. We believe in flexibility when our customers require it so. Allow us to become your manufacturing partners in building your own brand so you may focus on what you do best: increase sales.

Our Promise



CYAN Labs Corporate social responsibility declaration.

In Cyan Labs we assume a corporate social responsibility as a conscious commitment to make things in the right way and continuously improve. It is part of our strategy and a key factor for the development of our activities in a sustainable manner, based on a comprehensive management so that preserve the environment, satisfying present needs without compromising those of future generations, considering at all times as a pillar of the proper functioning of the organization, the relationship with the various stakeholders: our employees, shareholders, customers, Suppliers and other external stakeholders.

Values & Culture

Our human capital management and processes are based on the principle of developing distinctive competences in our staff:

  • Self management
  • Passion to serve
  • Innovation
  • Lean process design
  • Leadership

Our cultural model is supported by values that we consider vital for teamwork and our organization's competitiveness:

  • Fairness and respect
  • Honesty and loyalty
  • Responsibility and quality
  • Openness and flexibility


  • 1969

    Mr. Jesús Herrera Gutiérrez begins operations with one product in Monterrey, México: "Key Limpiamanos Pasta"

    This same year, the company is established as KEY QUÍMICA S.A. DE C.V . in Monterrey, Nuevo León, México.

  • 1970

    The 2nd Key office is established in México City. Key begins national coverage.

  • 1977 - 1979

    By the end of the decade the company experienced growth, partly due to its participation in an oil spill clean up in Campeche in 1979.

  • 1981

    Key's National Distribution Business Model strengthens across México. The company strategically restructures by creating specialty divisions that later spun off into independent companies.

  • 1988

    An industrial division that offered industrial & concrete floor installation and maintenance spun off and is established as Sipco Latinoamericana S.A. de C.V.

  • 1989

    The industrial division begins operations and gives birth to a water treatment division: Hydro Control which is later established as an independent company in 1997 as Hydro Control S.A. de C.V.

  • 1990 - 2006

    Key becomes a total Jan San distributor with national and international reach offering industries & institutions professional cleaning solutions.

  • 2007

    Empresas Gibraltar is created as a holding to group Key, Sipco & Hydrocon.

  • 2008

    The construction of a new, state- of- the art manufacturing facility begins.

  • 2009

    November 1st: the new manufacturing facility in Apodaca, Nuevo León, México is inaugurated.

    This same year, Key Hogar - A consumer line of environmentally friendly products is created for the retail market under the brand “Key Hogar”.

  • 2010

    Cyan Laboratories, Inc. is established in Texas as an affiliate company that aimed to introduce into the United States a line of institutional cleaning products under brand name Novux ®. The company exports to the US market for the first time.

  • 2013

    Cyan Labs S.A. de C.V. is established as a completely independent company, part of the Empresas Gibraltar industrial group.

  • 2014

    CYAN Labs Celebrates it´s first anniversary as an independent company and becomes ISO14001-2004 Certified and FDA Registered, as well as achieving the consistent manufacture of Green Seal and Eco Logo certified products for customers. Corporate logo slightly change its tagline "Labs" size to improve its visual perception.

  • 2015

    CYAN Labs becomes Good Manufacturing Practices Certified Company.

Company Structure

As our history explains, Cyan Labs S.A. de C.V. belongs today to a group of companies that fall under the umbrella of Empresas Gibraltar in Monterrey, Nuevo León, México. Click on each company logo to visit their website.

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