Eng. Fernando Scotti presents an avant-garde report at the International Congress of Textile Fibers, which takes place in Dorbin (Austria) every year:
"THIN BARBED POLYPROPYLENE YARNS, PASTE-DYED AND TEXTURED"
Eng. Fernando Scotti experiments and studies the Polypropylene fiber
Start presenting garments to customers to test them
The first company "Reziafil" in Europe dedicated to the production of discontinuous thread in 100% Polypropylene opens
Maria Scotti, a real dogs-lover and especially Alaskan Mamamute, begins to collaborate with her father in Reziafil.
Creation of the first 100% Polypropylene items branded LIOD
The label represents an Inuit with the founder of the Alaskan Malamute breed "Woolly Bully"
The first articles are Gripp, Kearsage (name of dogs Alaskan Malamute who crossed the south pole twice with Admiral Bird), Cila (Maria's favorite dog), Ghibli, Abaska.
The first practical test on LIOD clothing line are done in various mountaineering expeditions
The word spreads around and LIOD is requested by specialized groups
Development of a network on the Italian territory with a catalogue of new models and colors
Start of the research to innovate and improve the presentation of the product
Development of a widespread commercial network and the first e-commerce website
Growth of the Morbegno headquarters, offices and warehouse
Supply for the Carabinieri (Italian police officers) for the military mission in Kosovo.
Supply to the French Army
Opening a new Liod store and expanding offices in Morbegno (SO)
Starting the official selling in Russia, through a widespread distribution
LIOD turns 20: we celebrate our birthday with a special shirt
LIOD turns 30: we celebrate with a cap and a special print
Today as you know us, a catalog of 25 colors, 5 types of fabric, over 110 products.
Countless hours spent improving the line, trying to give you quality and a completely Italian supply chain from the fabric to the finished garment.
We are the only ones to give a garment that lasts over 20 years, inimitable and especially that cannot be ironed!
Start producing face masks due to COVID-19 emergency in Italy.
Today as you know us: a wide catalogue containing 25 colours, 5 different fabrics, over than 110 products. A million (and more...) hours spent on our products, to research for the best high quality and we're still proud to have an all Italian chain of production from fabric till the final product. Liod is the only one to give you an item that lasts over 20 years, inimitable and ...that you don't have to iron!