The history of licata S.p.A. dates back to the late 1960s, in Switzerland, where the founder of the company gained a great deal of experience in the field of plaster and powder coatings and coating systems. Following this experience in Switzerland, Licata+Greutol was founded in inland Sicily in the 1980s. Towards the end of the last century, the company, which had established itself in southern Italy and Malta with the quality of its products and its unstoppable business spirit, expanded with a new plant with state-of-the-art facilities. licata‘s journey towards new and exciting routes had begun.
In the 1980s Licata+Greutol was founded in inland Sicily. At the end of the last century the company would become established for the quality of its products over the years.
2000 marked the starting point of the journey the company would take towards innovation.
The factory in Pognano, in the province of Bergamo, was established along with several retail outlets and joint ventures in Europe.
In 2015, after being present for years in the Bulgarian market, the group put down stronger roots in the country with a powdery plant in Burgas.
2015 also saw an increase in the production capacity of the Pognano plant.
The company’s growth path continues with the change of social name in licata S.p.A. during 2016.
Colour is emotion: it brings back memories and sensations… Red and white are the colours that identify licata S.p.A. that has made colour its essence. The choice is not random. Red recalls the passion that animates the company at every stage, from design to production, and white alludes to the pages of the book to which the company entrusts its history, a constantly evolving story. Team spirit is its strength, all those involved feel they are major players in implementing the corporate mission: BUILDING, REBUILDING AND RENOVATING. Strengthened by past experience and with momentum towards innovation. The company builds its identity on the dialogue between the past and the future; it strives towards innovation with a balanced synergy between the requirements of eco-compatibility, economy, functionality and living comfort.
licata S.p.A. is firmly committed to research and development and invests in innovative technologies and up-to-date, specialised personnel. Laboratories perform not only an in-depth analysis of raw materials and finite materials but are geared towards developing solutions that are in step with the times and meet the increasingly urgent need for sustainable choices that are also both functional and affordable. The plants are state-of-the-art and ensure the entire production chain is supplied rapidly and efficiently.
The careful choice of raw materials combined with the use of state-of-the-art technology contributes to the production of finished products that meet high quality standards. National and European certification bodies are constantly being brought into play for the last important act: certification of product quality according to the latest regulations in this area. An acknowledgement of reliability and a guarantee for the customer.