It’s guiding philosophy; “A Passion for Cars and Customer Care” drove the Laus Group of Companies (LGC) to be what it is today - a diverse network of companies dealing predominantly in the automotive business which started in 1978. Representing 10 different car brands with 39 auto dearships and its own used car business, its dealerships have multiplied over the years to become the largest and fastest growing multi-car dealership network in the country collectively known as the LausAutoGroup.
The LausGroup of Companies is a private company founded by its Chairman and CEO, Liberato "Levy" P. Laus, a Filipino entrepreneur. Carworld, its parent company, began as a small allied sub-dealer. Back then, the organization was managed by only five people, including Mr. Laus himself.
The LausGroup is also composed of major ancillary businesses in nano-ceramic films, motor oil, tires, non-life insurance, real estate, financing, food, gasoline station and media, aggregately composed of approximately 1,500 employees in more than 60 business units.
Pre-owned car business
Carmix (Car-mix, Inc.) is a trusted provider of quality vehicles since 1983, and was later on followed by Carmix 2 in 2013.
Tire City Inc. offers a vast line of products from tires to motor oil and lubricants. Tire City Dau (Yokohama) is an authorized distributor of Yokohama tires while Tire City San Fernando (Goodyear Autocare) provides Goodyear tires.
To support its automotive business, LausGroup also finances and re-finances brand new and pre-owned cars through its financing company, Comtrust Finance and Investment Corporation (CFIC) with its trade name: LausAutoFinance.
Motor Oils and Window Films
Part of LausGroup's after-market business is Hüper Optik Philippines, which marks the company as the exclusive distributor of the revolutionary Hüper Optik Advanced Nano-Ceramic Window Films in the country in 2011. It also handles exclusive distributorship of Voltronic Motor Oil and Lubricants.
Corporate Guarantee and Insurance Company (CGIC) is proudly an ISO 9001 Certified Company since 2004 and is among only 6 non-life insurance companies in the Philippines to have achieved this prestigious certification. It is also the only insurance company in the Philippines to be accredited by the IiP Philippines. CGIC’s head office is located in the City of San Fernando, Pampanga with an extension office in Ford Pampanga. It has branches in Bulacan, Metro Manila, Pangasinan and Tarlac.
The LausGroup has established its media group. Central Luzon Television 36 (CLTV 36), and Radioworld 95.1 FM or DWRW95.1FM are respectively recipients of Golden Dove Award for Best TV and Radio Station (Provincial Category) in the country. Sun.Star Pampanga (Sun.Star Pampanga Publishing, Inc.) - its local daily news publication - covers the Pampanga area.
The LausGroup has businesses in food services which includes the franchise of Max’s Restaurants. Under MTL Foods Corp are Max’s Villa del Sol and Max’s Restaurant Cabanatuan. Under LGC Foods, Inc are Max’s Restaurant with brances in- SM Pampanga and SM Clark.)
Gas Station and Real Estate
The LausGroup has its own gasoline station known a Carworld Caltex Station, Inc. and its real estate under LGC Estate Resources, Inc. known as the FamilyVille.