Carpigiani UK is a direct trading subsidiary of Carpigiani Ali Spa, the undisputed world leader in the manufacture of gelato, ice cream and pastry equipment for over 60 years. From our centrally located head office in Hereford, we co- ordinate a nationwide team of sales and service experts, while our passion, experience and dedication ensures smooth delivery, installation and on-going training as standard.
Brother Bruto and Poerio Carlo Carpigiani Created the “Gastecnica S.a.s dei frateli Carpigiani”, producing and patenting a gelato machine, named “Autogelatiera”
Poerio Capigiani launched new company ‘Carpigiani Bruto’, named after his brother who died prematurely and who also invented the vertical batch freezer
Authentic Italian Gelato is at the height of food fashion
Carpigiani attend the first ever event for artisan gelato in Longarone, North East Italy
Carpigiani becomes global leader in ice cream machinery with the invention of the Hard-o-Matic
Revolutionary pasteurising machines are developed to guarantee food safety
Soft ice cream machines combine art and automation to offer a new express style ice cream
An Explosion in ice cream and gelato popularity sees iced cream parlours develop as a worldwide trend
Carpigiani becomes part of Ali Group, one of the world’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of equipment for the foodservice industry
Carpigani establishes Gelato University and expands worldwide
Carpigiani UK formed as a direct trading subsidiary
Carpigiani’s Scottish Development Centre opens
Carpigiani’s London Development Centre opens
Carpigiani UK move into their new headquarters at Carpigiani House
Carpigiani continues to be at the forefront of innovation in the supply and manufacture of Gelato, soft serve ice cream, drink and display equipment.
In 2019, Carpigiani launched is ‘Restaurant Range’ of machines featuring Freeze 7 Go, Labo 6 9 XPLP, Labo 8 12 XPLP & Ready 14 20 Counter Top.