50 years in the confectionery industry, born from the passion of an artisan
1968Establishment of Elledi
1968From the very beginning the company is focused on wafer production
1980Fresh design, abandoning the town emblem
1983New production line of Lady Fingers
1988New production line of Cookies
1995New production line of Soft cakes
2002Significant investment in automation and innovation
200620 mln € investment plan to improve product quality and production capacity
2007Revisited logo and launch of a new company claim, Sweet Emotions.
2007Restyling of products packaging and update of products range.
2008Launch of the new brand Plaisir: chocolate coated wafers
2012Rebranding as Gastone Lago, one of the founders, in order to reflect the family business
2017Launch of new company name Lago Group S.p.A.
2017Launch of Lago USA Inc. to develop the business in the US market.
2017Launch of a cleaner and brighter logo, which reflects the new company name and the year of its foundation.
2018Celebration of the company 50th anniversary
Lago Group in the World
A taste of Italy’s best
Lago Group started to export in the early 90s though the birth of the export division came into being in 2002. Since then we have growing continuously reaching todays’ numbers:
- Number of units exported in 2017: +27 Million;
- Export to: +80 countries;
- 1 subsidiary company in the USA;
- Key countries: USA, Mexico, Spain & Portugal, UK, Israel, Oman, Saudi Arabia, China, South Korea, Australia;
- Today we take part to the most important fairs of the food industry in all continents.
We can proudly say that today our “Made in Italy” product reaches millions of consumers all around the world.