Our Story

Over the Years

1951

Founded

  • Celestina Marina Orellana founds Grupo CMO, a customs broker group head-quartered in Mexico City
1953

Expansion into US

  • Grupo C.M.O. opens their next locations on both sides of the border; Laredo, TX and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, soon to become the biggest trade port in the US
1987

Ownership Passed Down

  • Jesus Alberto Marina officially inherits the Customs Broker Patent, taking over the company to form Cmarhnos, a freight forwarding and general distribution company in what is now the largest land port for Central & South American trade
1991

Warehouse Built

  • Construction is finalized on the second and still current 40,0 sq ft warehouse off of Mine’s Rd in Laredo, TX
2018

Intro Into Pet Industry

  • After graduating with a Masters in Business Administration, Fernanda Marina, branches out into exclusive distribution of pet products to the independent brick and mortar stores in Texas
2019

APEX Formed

  • Alamo Pet Experts is formed and quickly grows to represent over 5 vendors and 100 retailers
2020

COVID-19

  • COVID-19 didn’t stop us as we decided to invest in the future of the pet industry by acquiring a headquarters in Schertz, TX and expanding our inventory to offer a wider range of products and choices to our retail partners in preparation of a strong comeback 
2022

APEX Growing

  • Alamo Pet Experts is operating stronger than ever, partnered with 250+ retailers in the Southwest region (Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma and New Mexico) , and distributing over 25 manufacturers from all over the world
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