60 years of excellence for a story of great passion


The company’s history of Caffè La Messicana Piacenza’s is made up by aromas, intuitions and people who have written the most important pages of it. Founded in 1957, from a small coffee house it has become an asserted roasting company that has achieved many successes and has become a prestigious Made in Italy ambassador in the world.
From the little shop that inebriated Piacenza’s streets has remained commitment, passion and accuracy in the choice of raw materials; milestones thanks to which the roasting house has reached important business goals in Europe, Canada, North Africa and Asia.
In June 2015, Assietta Private Equity Investment Fund in Milan, specialized in the development of medium enterprises, acquired the company favoring the subsequent trading step: with a diversified offer and a product portfolio able to meet the needs of all distribution channels, today Caffè La Messicana Piacenza operates in 32 countries around the world.
Alongside the classic line, Città d’Italia brand made its debut, conceived as a tribute to the Italian coffee tradition , it is mainly focused on foreign markets and on selected Italian consumption points.


Caffè La Messicana Piacenza is a company sensitive to the safeguard of production areas, environment and local population engaged in processing. Coffee is the outcome coming from the knowhow of those who cultivate it. This is a reason why La Messicana has always been committed to environmental sustainability: a company philosophy that combines passion, quality, innovation, ethics and continuous research.