Talks About Excellence
We thought that speaking about excellence, Made in Italy, about Italy's success in the world, could be an inspiration especially in this historical period.
For this reason, we have involved the companies of our network with a series of questions about their values and their projects.
We are inaugurating this series of chats with Costadoro, a company that represents Italian excellence in coffee for the Ho.Re.Ca. all over the world. Not only it’s the point of reference in the diffusion of coffee, but also in the art of roasting, thanks to their commitment to the continuous training of new operators in the trade.
Costadoro S.p.A. it is part of the Exclusive Brands Torino network and shares the typical values of Made in Italy with other companies. For Costadoro S.p.A. what are these values?
For Costadoro S.p.A. the values that the EBT companies have in common, in addition to product excellence, territoriality and the propensity for internationalization, are those that have been handed down from father to son for generations, something that is not connected to the possession of a thing but to possession of rare qualities that can be transmitted over time.
Exclusive Brands Torino includes the companies of excellence in Piedmont. What are the peculiarities of this territory?
The Piedmontese are gifted with great industriousness, resilience and humility. They do not like to appear and show off but they are gifted with remarkable foresight and entrepreneurial ability. The Savoy style is very concrete: little form and lots of substance!
What does it mean for Costadoro S.p.A. the word "excellence"?
Excellence is in the spirit of the company and not just in the product. We must also be excellent with people (employees, customers and suppliers) and with the environment around us. Excellence means 360 ° social responsibility.
Through which strategies can Costadoro S.p.A.'s character of excellence be transmitted?
A great help can be the CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) approach which traces the behavioral guidelines of a virtuous company that respects: product, people and environment.
The quality of Made in Italy craftsmanship is recognized all over the world. How are the values of Italian know-how exported?
With unique, inimitable and unforgettable products, never compromising and always maintaining high quality.
What characteristics must a product that declares itself Made in Italy have?
A made in Italy product cannot be reproduced anywhere else in the world for its manufacturing and in the case of food for its organoleptic qualities closely linked to the territory.
For Costadoro S.p.A. what are the strengths of Italian craftsmanship?
The tradition handed down over time. The quality of raw materials. History.
To conclude: what are the objectives of Costadoro S.p.A. for the future together with EBT?
Make known its territory, its products and the entrepreneurial culture of our country. Our versatility is unique and is the strength of all our companies.