La nostra

Our history

In 1940, Cavalier Mario Tibaldi establishes Life S.r.l. in Sommariva Perno, in the Italian province of Cuneo. The intuition of the Cavaliere comes from a passion for the land and its fruits, which are successfully marketed during the first years of the business.

1940

Cavalier (Sir) Mario Tibaldi founds LIFE S.r.l. (Lavorazione Importazione Frutta Essiccata - Dried Fruit Processing and Importing) in Sommariva Perno

1940

Cavalier (Sir) Mario Tibaldi founds LIFE S.r.l. (Lavorazione Importazione Frutta Essiccata - Dried Fruit Processing and Importing) in Sommariva Perno

1946

The first photograph of the complete staff of LIFE

1946

The first photograph of the complete staff of LIFE

1960

Lead by Cavalier Tibaldi, LIFE refines the production process and drying method of the nuts and fruit

1960

Lead by Cavalier Tibaldi, LIFE refines the production process and drying method of the nuts and fruit

1970

First organisational restructuring. LIFE goes from being a family-owned business to a matter-of-fact industrial enterprise

1970

First organisational restructuring. LIFE goes from being a family-owned business to a matter-of-fact industrial enterprise

1980

Second organisational restructuring, which projects the company to the prominent position it occupies today

1980

Second organisational restructuring, which projects the company to the prominent position it occupies today

2000

LIFE 2.0
After the conquest of Italian and European markets, the company continues to evolve with new drying and roasting installations

2000

LIFE 2.0
After the conquest of Italian and European markets, the company continues to evolve with new drying and roasting installations

Today

LIFE boasts 12 product lines, 3 of which developed together with the Umberto Veronesi Foundation and Slow Food

Today

LIFE boasts 12 product lines, 3 of which developed together with the Umberto Veronesi Foundation and Slow Food