Almo Nature produces high quality cat and dog food, but also has another very important role.
In 2018, the owners, Lorenzo and Pier Giovanni Capellino, donated the company to Fondazione Capellino, a foundation that protects cats, dogs and nature through various projects.
Now, all of Almo Nature’s profits are used to fund the foundation’s projects—which means that you directly support these projects whenever you buy Almo Nature products!
Almo Nature, which is investing to become a company with zero impact on biodiversity by 2030, also operates the Companion Animal For Life project, which promotes cat and dog adoption and responsible ownership.
By taking part in this unique business model known as “Restorative Economy,” Almo Nature sets itself apart on the world stage as a “company for benefit.”
Made with tuna red meat, which maintains HQS quality standards, but is not a part of the fish commonly eaten by humans
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Quality & Safety
High quality meat and fish is essential for healthy nutrition in cats and dogs, which is why it is the basis of our cat and dog food.
Our product lines are divided into two segments: HQS (High Quality Sourced) and Daily.
Both segments use only high quality ingredients.Read more Hide
The HQS segment is made with meat or fish that “originally were fit for human consumption” and that are now used for pet food only.
The Daily segment is made with tuna red meat, which maintains HQS quality standards, but is not a part of the fish commonly eaten by humans.
From our team of veterinarians, technicians and nutritionists to our production and factory workers, we work hard every day to ensure that our cat and dog food is consistent with our values and quality assurance.Read more Hide
We adhere to precise protocols , both internal and required by law, to guarantee food quality up to the moment it reaches your companion’s food bowl—from the selection of raw materials to the preparation and conservation of products.
Reports & Achievements
2000 – Almo Nature was the first company in the world to make dog and cat food using ingredients of the same quality as human food
2017 – We launched a 100% natural, odour-free, biodegradable and convenient cat litter made with a single raw material
2018 – Almo Nature began donating all profits from its pet food food sales to Fondazione Capellino
Consolidated turnover for fiscal year ended on December 31, 2019 – Euro 78,898,457.
Consolidated turnover for fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018 – Euro 76.090.308.
Consolidated net profit 2019 – Euro 10,398,530 destined to Fondazione Capellino for Euro 5,616,000 as dividend, and the remaining part allocated to reserves.
Consolidated net profit 2018 – Euro 9,846,219 destined to Fondazione Capellino for Euro 5,616,000 as dividend, and the remaining part allocated to reserves.
On June 10, 2019, the Agenzia delle Entrate responded positively to the request for ruling submitted by Fondazione Capellino on November, 2018, concerning the proper and certain tax classification of its activities. On June 28, 2019, Pier Giovanni and Lorenzo Capellino signed the act of donation, with retroactive effect, of the profits made from January 1, 2018, in order to distribute to Fondazione Capellino the first dividend already in July 2019.
Almo Nature Benefit spa is 100% owned by Fondazione Capellino, an independent philanthropic non-profit organisation. The allocations to reserve are a choice consequent to the objectives of investment necessary to maintain and develop the company over the decade; they are shared with Fondazione Capellino, sole shareholder since June 28, 2019.
In 2019, the main objective of the activities has been the alignment of the company and its foreign subsidiaries to the values and positioning of the Fondazione, summarised in the new statute, as well as in the new organisation chart and in the work processes that will gradually become recognisable also from the outside. Almo Nature has become one of the five Fondazione Capellino projects; its purpose is that of producing high-quality cat and dog foods, and supporting all the other projects of the Fondazione with its profits.
You are the sole beneficiary of Almo Nature profits, if you share the values expressed by its working model: we work hard, but we need to be chosen by you all if we want to succeed. Think about it!
The budget for 2020, approved by the Board of Directors on June 25, 2020, foresees a consolidated net revenue for 2020 of Euro 82.5 million (82,454,055), with an unchanged dividend to distribute to the Fondazione in July 2021.
The reports will be released by July 2021
How This Project Is Funded
The profits generated from sales of Almo Nature products (less expenses, investments and taxes) are used to finance the projects of Fondazione Capellino, whose sole purpose is to implement and support initiatives to protect our common home, planet Earth, internalizing and translating the idea of respect for life in all of its forms.
How You Can Help
You can help by choosing Almo Nature pet food for your cat or dog. When you do so, you directly support our mission to protect cats, dogs and nature. It’s something you can feel good about twice because choosing Almo Nature also means feeding your companion food that is good for them, made with 100% natural ingredients.
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