Our products come from the will to satisfy the tastes, the food, and non-food habits of the most demanding clients. We choose to create the right products fitted for any market, but always maintaining the tradition that distinguishes our native land Umbria in Italy. Furthermore, Umbria Olii International selects, certifies, and guarantees for you its products, essential parts of the "Mediterranean Diet".
→ We have become a reference in the Global Olive Oil Market.
→ We specialize in every step of the Olive Oil Production Process, being present from production to distribution.
→ Our Goal is to bring the Best Quality for people in every region to Enjoy.
→ We express this passion in our Signature: "We take care of the label, all the rest is Nature".
We conduct our operations with honesty, integrity and openness, and with respect for the human rights and interests of our employees. We shall similarly respect the legitimate interests of those with whom we have relationships.
Our Figures within our Group:
1945 – Umbria Olii begins as: “Oleifici Del Papa” – Market: traditional demand of local oils – Policy: sale of oil from local production in bottles and demijohns.
1969 – Change of company policy: Industrial production of oils with construction of a refinery plant and change of the company name to “Umbria Olii Srl” (Currently one of the main refineries in europe) – Markets: pressing and rising demand of industrial use of oil from cannery industries for tuna, products in oil, etc. – Policy: to produce and sell large quantities of good quality oil for leading companies in the cannery field and for other packers of oil.
1990 – Further changes in the company policy in response to basic changes in the oil market: Market: the oil demand from the cannery field decreases, but the growth of olive oil consumption in the world emerges and establishes itself. Policy: to utilize the company’ s economic and productive strength, by expanding into a more broad market approach.
The refinery will produce and guarantee the quality of its olive oils to Umbria Olii according to strict specifications.
1994 – Umbria olii changes its legal position and becomes “Umbria Olii S.P.A.” Nominal capital, Fully paid up, to eur 1.549.370,70. Markets: continued growth of olive oil consumption in the world for the for-seable future. Policy: to use the economic strength of the company to solidify its position as a leader in the olive oil industry, achieved until now.
1997 – It has been established “I.S.I. Spa, Industria Saponiera Italiana”, a company specialized in the processing of oleins from olive oil in order to produce high quality vegetal soap.
1999 – Umbria Olii Spa increased its nominal capital, fully paid up, to eur 10.845.594,88. It has been established “Umbria Olii U.S.A., Inc”, which deals umbria olii’s products in usa market.
2000 – Business volume: eur 51.700.000 Of which eur 23.240.000 abroad.Leader in usa food service market. Umbria Olii Spa takes over the control of “Compagnia Alimentare Italiana Spa ”, company specialized in the production of spiced oils, condiments, sauces and pasta. Turnover: eur 10.300.000 per year.
2001 – Business volume: eur 53.700.000 Of which Eur 24.165.000 Abroad.
2002 – Business volume: eur 64.500.000 Of which Eur 25.800.000 Abroad.
2003 – Business volume: eur 65.000.000 Of which Eur 27.000.000 Abroad.
2004 – Business volume: eur 74.000.000 Of which Eur 34.000.000 Abroad. Inside Umbria Olii’s group it has been established a new company, called “Olivella" , for Marketing and development of derived products from olive oil (bar soap, liquid soap and cosmetic products like moisturizer oils, hand and body creams) under own private label.
2005 – Business volume: eur 80.000.000 Of which Eur 41.000.000 Abroad.
2008 – It has been established a new storage plant (Stock Sinergy) of 9 tanks of 750 m³ each in Civitavecchia Port, Rome, dock 24.
2009 – All the Umbria Olii Spa divisions (industry, packaging plant, warehouses and brands) are incorporated in Umbria Olii International srl
2010 – It has been established a New Company in USA, Umbria Olii International USA, Inc.
2012 – It has been established a new storage plant (Stock Sinergy) of 12 tanks of 750 m³ each in Motril Port, Spain.
2014 – Umbria Olii International srl changes its legal position and becomes “Umbria Olii International S.P.A.” Policy: to use the economic strength of the company to solidify its position as a leader in the olive oil industry, achieved until now.
2018 - As a main shareholder, Umbria Olii International has been investing in developing the Largest Organic Olive Farm of Italy
EMPLOYEES: Umbria Olii International is committed to diversity in a working environment where there is mutual trust and respect and where everyone feels responsible for the performance and reputation of our company. We will recruit, employ and promote employees on the sole basis of the qualifications and abilities needed for the work to be performed. We are committed to safe and healthy working conditions for all employees. We will not use any form of forced, compulsory or child labor. We are committed to working with employees to develop and enhance each individual’s skills and capabilities. We respect the dignity of the individual and the right of employees to freedom of association.
CONSUMERS: Umbria Olii International is committed to providing products and services which consistently offer value in terms of price and quality, and which are safe for their intended use. Products and services will be accurately and properly labeled, and communicated.
BUSINESS PARTNERS: Umbria Olii International is committed in establishing mutually beneficial relations with our suppliers, customers and business partners. In our business dealings we expect our partners to adhere to business principles consistent with our own.
INNOVATION: In our scientific innovation to meet consumer needs we will respect the concerns of our consumers and of society. We will work on the basis of sound science, applying rigorous standards of product safety.
BUSINESS INTEGRITY: Umbria Olii International does not give or receive, whether directly or indirectly, bribes or other improper advantages for business or financial gain. No employee may offer, give or receive any gift or payment which is, or may be construed as being, a bribe. Any demand for, or offer of, a bribe must be rejected immediately and reported to management. Umbria Olii International accounting records and supporting documents must accurately describe and reflect the nature of the underlying transactions. No undisclosed or unrecorded account, fund or asset will be established or maintained.
We place customers at the heart of everything we do. Customer satisfaction is a key driver for our business; we believe that delivering what our customers want is the best way to grow our company. Customers talk to each other and businesses grow more when satisfied customers trust you enough to create an ongoing partnership.
The Art of Refining
Refining can be obtained via 2 different processes at Umbria Olii International S.P.A: physical and chemical. (Patented Technology) The Daily Production of our Refinery Capacity is 180-200 metric tons per day for the Physical Process. 100 / 200 metric tons per day for the Chemical . Every single step & cycle is analysed by our Lab of Analysis to assure the Quality. The refining cycle works twentyfour hours a day, 365 days a Year. The refining cycle is strictly respectful of the enviroment.
The Art of Blending
The majority of olive oils are a blend of many different varieties. In particular, Extra virgin olive oil greatly differs in taste. Finding the right balance between sweet and peppery, bold and light requires knowledge and skills. Blending is the result of perfectioning this art of finding different flavours to create the perfect taste. Our aim is to foster the progress of real research and delevopment in the bleding process. Our studies started over 70 years ago and were passed from generation to generation to share its value with the world.
Thanks to an efficient analytical check, made with sophisticated equipment such as gas chromatography & spectrophotometry along with a state of the art organization, Umbria Olii International maintains very high quality standards, this allowed us to earn such certificates as:
Quality Control: At Umbria Olii International is our prime focus in everyday business.
Umbria Olii International's Environmental Management System was certified in accordance with the requisites of the international UNI EN ISO 14001: 2004 standards by SQS ITALY, a certification body. ISO 14001 certification granted by an accredited independent organization demonstrates concrete effort to minimize the environmental impact of its processes, products and services and attests to the reliability of its applied environmental management system.