"Since 1914, a tradition that continues still today"
|1914 -||A new company was founded in Milan in Via Porpora 89. Cesare Florio established a business mostly based on the trading of food dyes. That’s the beginning of a story that has been going on successfully for more than 90 years.|
|1932 -||It is in the new headquarters in Via Porpora 93, the Fratelli Fiorio widens its own business activity by supplying its Italian customers also with wood dyes, alongside blends of food dyes.|
|1945 -||At Via Asiago 14 in Milan, the first factory was built to produce synthetic organic colourings for the pharmaceutical and food sectors, in addition to industrial dyes for the textile and wood industry. Exports towards several European countries began.|
|1969 -||The second generation moved Company to its new facility in Gessate (Milan), at Via Italia 28, in order to expand and strengthen the production activities. The export, as well as in the European countries, it is asserted also in the extra-European nations.|
|1985 -||Fratelli Fiorio s.r.l. changed its name to Fiorio Colori s.p.a.|
|1989 -||Fiori Colori Spa embarked on a development process based on an in-depth restructuring of its organization and production. They were aiming at technological innovation, the development of new products, the improvement of quality standards and commercial growth.|
|1995 -||The company is among the first in Italy to obtain the UNI EN 29002-ISO 9002 certification. In 2002, it also obtained the UNI EN ISO 9001:2000 certification.|
|2004 -||Fiorio Colori Spa reached its third generation. The company, having completely renewed its production structure and sales organization, acquires a prominent position in Europe and in the world of food colouring sector. It is in fact today the only European producer offering a complete range of synthetic colourings.|
|2010 -||The new production unit at Via Fermi, in Gessate, became operational, dedicated exclusively to natural colours.|
The new R&D laboratory was unveiled – with a new staff and new equipment to quickly, professionally and efficiently meet their customers’ most diverse application requirements.
Fiorio Colori will continue operating as a legal entity in its current production site in Gessate, where also the Commercial and R&D offices are based.