It’s the quality of 100% Italian wheat that has opened the doors to Pasta Ghigi 1870 into large-scale retail organization. 70% of the production is marketed in Italy through Coop, Conad, Sigma brands and, in the USA, Kroger and Aldi. In just over 2 years Ghigi has doubled the supply of pasta sold with Kroger’s private brand, the world’s largest retail in the food sector.
Those that like us have had the honor of having him as a father and those who have had the pleasure of knowing him, know that the below words could be perfect his words, and that his way of being can still be a reference for us, as it was until the end:
“Warriors are not what you think of as warriors. The warrior is not someone who fights, because no one has the right to take another life. The warrior, for us, is one who sacrifices himself for the good of others. His task is to take care of the elderly, the defenseless, those who cannot provide for themselves, and above all, the children, the future of humanity.” (Sitting Bull)
Alberto e Sergio Antolini
Last weekend (5-7 October) the “Villaggio Contadino” (Farm Village) event, organized by the largest Italian agricultural organization Coldiretti, arrived in Rome. In the evocative setting of the Circus Maximus, in an area of 80,000 square meters, among dozens of laboratories and hundreds of exhibitors, young and old have experienced and “enjoyed” the great Italian agri-food heritage. The educational initiative has been sponsored by the Ministries for agricultural policies, for the environment and for cultural assets and activities.
“The company development is not limited to expand into markets, but is extended to research, occupational safety and everything that will be practicable to preserve our planet. With this spirit, in common with my brother Alberto, my nephews Annalisa and Andrea , and my children Luca and Matteo, I welcome the invitation to hold the role of President to face with seriousness and passion the new OCRIM aims. It’s the same spirit of our father, Primo, who wrote a farewell message that we wish share with all of you” . Sergio Antolini
The contemporary art gallery AUGEO ART SPACE starts the 2018-2019 season with the solo exhibition of Leonardo Blanco, inaugurated last Saturday, September 29. “Vasi comunicanti” is the title of the exhibition that the artist offers in an original combination of creative inspiration and the same morphology of the Augeo spaces. The works will be exhibited until 10 November.
The OCRIM R&D team, in collaboration with the University of Parma, has found the solution to fight cross-contamination phenomena and block the propagation of microorganisms within plansifters. The innovative product made by OCRIM has passed all the tests and has already been successfully tested by several customers. Further research is underway to use this technology in other strategic areas of milling plants.
Just a few days (September 21) at the inauguration of the Business and Production Center of Santa Caterina (Cortona, Arezzo – Italy). It will be the new headquarters of Bonifiche Ferraresi, one of the 21 Leopoldine farm buildings that are part of the restoration project to bring back to life the historical buildings of Valdichiana. The Center includes an innovative laboratory for research and processing of medicinal plants.