The "agricultural Federation anonymous Cooperative of Albenga" is born.
The social purposes are to facilitate collective shipments, by rail, of members' products, to purchase fertilizers and materials, to provide assistance and legal means to growers.
The target markets are Milan, Turin, Genoa and Nice.
The assembly of the members of the Federation adopts the "Shipping Regulations".
The Federation is incorporated into the Provincial Agricultural Consortium, established by the fascist system.
On October 12th., against the will of the regime, over 450 people gather at the Odeon Cinema and found the anonymous company Cooperative "L'Ortofrutticola": the first president is Giuseppe Vazio, the initial members are 208.
The deed of incorporation is signed.
A 100 Lire share of the company anonymous L'Ortofrutticola
The members of the Cooperative
1950 - 1960
Collective shipments and the commercial activity of the "Fertilizer Warehouse" are growing.
L'Ortofrutticola participates in the constitution of the Experimental Horticultural Center.
The cooperative undertakes the export route, adopting a dedicated "Special Regulation".
L'Ortofrutticola increases its share capital and buys lands in Morella where the new headquarters will be built.
The headquarters in Via Dalmazia is completed.
The "auction sale" begins with an electronic auctioneer.
The Cooperative starts the commercial relationship with Coop supermarkets.
The technical assistance service is established.
Ce.Mi.Va., the Varietal Improvement Center in the Massaretti Region, becomes operational, which is now the place of the current headquarters of the Cooperative
Introduction of integrated pest management systems.
An agreement is signed with the CC container for the management of the deposit of the CC Trolleys.
L’Ortofrutticola, the Ingauni winemakers and the Arnasco olive cooperative form a consortium in Coop Intesa.
The OrtoShop is inaugurated
2004 - 2011
The land is purchased in the Massaretti Region where the current new headquarters of the Cooperative will be built.
2006 approval of the project.
2009 September, the construction site opens.
2009 May, signing of the preliminary sales agreement for the area of via Dalmazia and the tender specifications for the new headquarters.
2011 The deed of sale of the area of via Dalmazia is signed.
The current headquarters in the Massaretti Region is inaugurated.
The photovoltaic system is activated
Important step for the certifications of our Cooperative: we have become GLOBAL G.A.P. - CHAIN OF CUSTODY Version 5.0 for potted and cut aromatic plants and for fresh fruit and vegetables.
We have also extended the certification of organic products to cut herbs as well.
The structure of our Cooperative changes from inside, creating a top-down organization.
The deep transformation is completed and the internal organization reaches its definitive structure with the arrival of a new general manager.
Le date importanti che hanno segnato la storia e la crescita della Cooperativa per la promozione del territorio e dei prodotti agricoli.
Società agricola cooperativa | Reg. Massaretti, 30/1 - 17031 Albenga | P.IVA/C.F. 00110420098 | Iscrizione Albo Nazionale delle Società Cooperative n. A144066, sezione Cooperative a mutualità prevalente | C.C.I.A.A. SV REA 17557 | Albo Export SV001100 - Capitale sociale al 31/12/2019 Euro 306.661,00