Lavazza, founded in Turin in 1895, has been owned by the Lavazza family for four generations. Today the group is one of the leading players on the global coffee scene, with a turnover of over €2.7 billion and a portfolio of top brands that lead their respective markets, such as Lavazza, 1895 Coffee Designers, Carte Noire, Merrild and Kicking Horse. It is active in all business sectors and has operations in 140 markets, with 8 manufacturing plants in 5 countries and over 5,500 collaborators all over the world.
Supporting coffee farming communities has always been a priority for the Lavazza Group which, through the Lavazza Foundation, supports a series of projects designed to promote the social and economic growth of these communities. The Foundation currently supports 32 projects in 20 countries, benefiting over 146,000 people.
Read about The Lodge at Blue Sky, winner of the Lavazza One To Watch Award 2023.