Great rural producer and with excellent entrepreneurship, Mr. Américo Vasone Júnior saw the many difficulties of production storage that needed refrigeration and decided to act: he built the first public-use refrigerated warehouse in Brazil.
Began construction of first warehouse in the Mooca neighborhood in São Paulo, with the most sophisticated technology then, imported from Italy. The project was awarded with the second grant from what was known as the BNDES (National Development Bank) at the time.
Opening of the Guarujá unit, in the State of São Paulo, within the Port of Santos area; adoption of the Localfrio name.
Acquisition of Translocal, transportation company of the Group;
first great step to provide more comprehensive and integrated solutions to clients: from warehouse company, the Group began its way to be a relevant distributor;
Expansion and modernization of the Anhanguera unit and informatization of the Group.
Focus in searching for excellence in every process to improve service providing to clients; achievement of several international quality certifications; in search of new horizons (new “seas”).
Arrival at the Port of Suape (State of Pernambuco), with the acquisition of four relevant companies that began working as Bonded Terminal, General Warehouse, Logistics Operations and Transportation, all of them established in the area of influence of one of the most promising ports of Brazil and nearer Europe, Africa, United States and Panama Canal.
Aiming at an even better operational efficiency, all units were united in a single brand: Localfrio, focusing in evolution and strengthening its identity in order to provide solutions to their clients in an exclusive fashion that are better each day,
Expansion of the Bonded Area in Suape.