LEONE The History of the company
In 1966 Mr. Marco Serpelloni, eighteen years old young man, began to take his first steps into the world of dairy products.
The enthusiasm and his strong initiative led him to start the trade in wholesale cheese. After 8 years of hard work and big sacrifices, he decided to establish the company Leone thanksalso to the entry into the business of the brothers and the brothers - in law. This was in 1974.
Thus begins a real commercial expansion, which brings Leone in a few years, to be one of the companies of Verona as reference in the distribution of wholesale cheese.
At the end of the '80s, Leone moved to the new building built not far from the site of origin, and finally has the chance to install modern aging plants and advanced packing systems.
This great step gave Leone the opportunity to enter significantly in the small and medium - scale distribution, expanding from a regional level to the North of Italy.
In the following decades Leone, with great seriousness and strong experience, consolidates important trade and distribution relationships with many national dairy cooperatives.
In the last years of the last century, with the entry in the company of the children Martina, Gabriel and Jordan, Serpelloni founder starts a forward -
looking generational change. On December 31st, 2010 the young members, always accompanied by the founding fathers, decide to move to the
new plant site always located in Villafranca of Verona and give rise to a new and constant adventure.
But the mission always remains the same: to ensure with the reliability and experience of all time, a continuous innovation in technology and manufactoring that will provide the market with a product that is always of high quality ... the Quality Leone.