In 1887, Luigi Bordoni, Giosia’s son in-law, establishes Switzerland’s first industrial reality and increases the production of technical oils with the aim of manufacturing linoleum, paints and soap.
Gian Carlo Bordoni
In 1973, Gian Carlo Bordoni, Carlo’s son, takes over the company’s management. He focuses on diversification of his product range and emerges as a pioneer in the production of organic cold-pressed oils.
In 1997, a new company is founded: Sabo Italia in Ginestra Fiorentina in Tuscany (Italy). It is a company that packs all type of oil and exports nowadays in 66 countries.
In 2020 the company name changes in Bordoni Italia.
In 2014, the Qingtian Bordoni Trading Ltd. is founded, a company in charge of exporting the Bordoni’s oils in Asia.
In 2019, the Bordoni’s sixth generation, still young, is already active and curious about the dynamics of the family business and the oil sector.
Back in the 1845, in the italian Canton of Switzerland pharmacist and botanist Giosia Uboldi, starts the production of pharmaceutical and cosmetic oils.
In 1925, Carlo Bordoni, Luigi’s son, takes the lead the company and in 1939 he builds the first extraction plant and a refining mill for the production of edible oils. He starts exporting some of his products in Europe.
In 1990, Stefania Bordoni, daughter of Gian Carlo and the family’s fifth generation, joins the family business.
She focuses mostly in expanding the products of the Bordoni Group all over the world.
In 2000, the company Soloverde was born in Timisoara (Romania) with the new production facility in Stamora Germana, which guarantees the supply of the organic oils and the traceability of products from the field to the bottle.
In 2017, the Bordoni family has sell the Swiss branch, Oleificio Sabo, and kept Soloverde and Sabo Italia company. Strong of her great experience, Stefania Bordoni starts a new cycle by founding the SA BORDONI the coordination network between the other Bordoni’d companies. An innovative and exciting challenge has begun, totally focused on the organic, vegan and health food market.