GRANDSOLEIL is a business unit belonging to the IGAP group.
IGAP is an Italian group, owned by the Pezzi family, and was established at the beginning of the sixties. It has been operating successfully across Europe, thanks to some direct subsidiaries in France, Spain, Greece, Germany and Portugal, in the gardening, leisure and camping articles, outdoor furniture, open space and toy business.
In particular, the Igap group has being consolidating its European leadership and is at present supplying almost all the relevant european chains and groups.
The Igap group has its headquarters and main warehousing facilities located in Cogozzo di Viadana, close to Mantua (Northern Italy), and is operating there on a surface of 370.000 square meters, in order to guarantee the best service and a quick and efficient response to the market requests.
The ultimate technological possibilities, the young management, the professional expertise and the loyalty to the customers allow IGAP to be a reliable partner. In 2005 the Igap group took over the Grazioli Grand Soleil company, being Gran-dsoleil the leading umbrella brand in Italy for outdoor furniture, gardening, open space and toys, mainly manufactured out of polypropylene, in the production facili-ties located in Canneto S/Oglio, also belonging to the Mantua province.