La Doria Group is a leading producer of tomato based products, fruits and legumes. Thanks to the acquisition of the Pa.Fi.Al. S.r.l., Group La Doria has entered the market of ambient pasta sauces.
GROUP PROFILE AND STRUCTURE
The Group is particularly focused on exportation and it mostly produces private label products, the brands of large-scale retailers and distribution chains, in Italy as well as abroad.
La Doria is a second generation family business. Founded in 1954 by the Ferraioli family, it has been doing business for over 60 years.
THE STRUCTURE OF THE GROUP
LDH (La Doria) is a British company, that markets tomato-based products as well as fruit-based products, legumes, canned tuna and salmon and various other products. The company has 83 full-time employees and 6 fixed term contract employees, and is the operational arm of the parent company in the UK. La Doria now supplies the large-scale British retailers and distribution chains directly via LDH, without having to rely on intermediaries, as it did in the past. At present the British company is a market leader in the sector of private label tomato-based products and legumes.
Sales in 2020 amounted to around 447.3 million pounds sterling.Visit the website
Eugea Mediterranean S.p.A., located in Lavello, Italy (province of Potenza), is a company that manufactures tomato-based products and fruit purées.
In 2020 the turnover of the company amounted to 27.6 million Euros.
In 2016 La Doria USA inc, 100% owned subsidiary, was formed. In February 2021, the Parent Company La Doria S.p.A. sold 0.67% (from 98.67% to 98%) of its holding in Eugea Mediterranea S.p.A. to an agricultural organization, a supplier of raw materials, in order to strengthen supply chain relations.
At the beginning of March 2021, La Doria S.p.A. increased its holding in the LDH (La Doria) Ltd. by 5.9% (from 58% to 63.9%).