Gago was founded in November 8th, 1963 by Lázaro Gago López. After the invasion in 1989, Gago survived for 5 years until Lázaro Gago López decided to sell to the owner of the franchise "Super 99" Ricardo Martinelli.
Super 99 was originally founded by the Wong Chang Family as Almacén 99 in late of 19th Century. Years later in the mid 80s, Lic. Ricardo Martinelli officialy introduced Super 99.