Since 1965 REGA, a typical Italian family company, produces tomatoes in glass, cans, Bag-in-Box and drums. The company manages the entire food chain, from grower to the factory and delivers to retail as well as food-service customers REGA with its production site in Striano, Campania region, invests continuously in advanced technology. REGA recently has made substantial investments like equipment to concentrate tomatoes, a large sterilizer, a bottling line and a packaging -labeling machine.
REGA KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
- Tomatoes of 100% Italian origin: Tomatoes are sustainably grown in Tuscany and Apulia
- Management of the Food Chain: from seeds to harvest, from farmer to production. Farmers are organized in a cooperative
- Clean label: tomato products do NOT contain additives
Quality starts with fresh tomatoes. REGA focus is on the complete food chain. In the cooperative “Tullio Rega” the company works closely together with selected organic farmers in Tuscany (Central Italy) and in Apulia (Southern Italy).
Rega takes concrete steps to put Good Agriculture in practice. The Cooperative not only provides technical assistance but supports the growers from Seed to Harvest. The small number of organic farmers facilitates traceability and simplify the control of the organic origin of the tomatoes. The farmers are Global-GAP certificated.
The REGA products are good for Man and Nature. Products represent values that consumers appreciate . REGA’s organic products not only fulfill environmental requirements but are also produced sustainably, satisfying the needs of the present generation without endangering future ones. REGA prefers machine-harvested tomatoes and a work force paid fair.
REGA produces traditional tomato products in cans, bottles, Bag-in-Box and drums. All these products are Clean Label: no salt , no sugar, no citric acid or additives are added. They are all natural. The company also produces San Marzano DOP tomatoes, typical and regional ready-to-cook tomato sauces and other vegetable products like chick peas and lentils.
Rega’s organic tomatoes grow in Tuscany and in the Apulia Region. The tomatoes are carefully selected: firm sun-ripened tomatoes of regular dimensions with a bright, red colour and the right brix. .Like the Docet long tomato. It means a mix of flavours that stimulates the tongue: sweet, sour and savory. This tomato has all three tastes working together in harmony that creates a medley balanced. Balanced means fruity, refreshing, intense, delicious and flavourful
The long tomato has a good juice, substance and mouth. Therefore Docet is considered of excellent quality, both complex and rich in flavour.