The origins: four generations of passion for tomatoes
The passion for tomatoes is linked to our family history. Talking about Steriltom means talking about Squeri family, which for four generations has been managing a company with deep roots in territory and an eye on the world. Founded in 1934 by Dario Giuseppe Squeri in Piacenza- in the heart of the production of Italian tomato - Steriltom is market leader in the Tomato Pulp processing for Food Service and Industrial sectors. With years in international export, we are the tomato pulp wholesale suppliers that you were looking for.
A pioneer heart has been beating in our company since when it was founded. In 1953, with the acquisition of Conserve Alimentari Corradi company, the symbol brand "Due Fagiani" came into existence, which still represents the most characteristic range of the company in the world.
1968 marked another turning point in the history of tomato processing. Accompanied by Ghiretti company, Carlo Squeri – Dario Giuseppe’s son- plans and realizes the first industrial machine for Tomato Pulp production. In these years the first export in Europe and in the world start under the "Due Fagiani" brand.
In 1992 the Squeri family introduced the "bag in box" technology into the tomato market.
The company is known as Steriltom and started a growth which was to make it the absolute leader in its area, continuing the wholesale tomato pulp export.
Steriltom increases its presence on the international market, bringing in short term its Tomato to more than 80 countries around the world. In 2018 STERILTOM acquires the production plant in Argenta (ex Ferrara Foods), increasing the production capacity and expanding the product portfolio
Nowadays, with more than 4.100.000 tons of fresh tomato processed into Tomato Pulp (finely chopped tomatoes), we’re the biggest European wholesale producer of this product for Horeca/Food Service and Industrial channels. Innovation and technology are the fundamental principles of our company which stands by the side of its customers as reliable and punctual partner, always ready to cooperate and invest in the growth. Our strength is material quality and professionalism in processing. We have been the good Italian tomato since 1934.