Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella is a top-of-the-range cosmetics company that originated from what is believed to be the oldest pharmaceutical laboratory in the whole of Europe.
It was founded by Dominican friars in Florence in 1612 and thanks to its long tradition, history and culture it has created a brand with unique charisma at a global level.
Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella currently makes over six hundred different products for body care, ambient fragrances, age-old preparations and liqueurs, sold in over 300 of its own stores and corners in various countries around the world, in a plant on the outskirts of Florence. 61% of sales are made in the EMEA area, 18% in the United States, while the other 21% comes from Asian countries, especially South Korea and Japan.
Italmobiliare invested in Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella in January 2020.