The Weiss family buys the entire Gerelli company from Sergio and Romeo Giovanelli. Raphael Weiss is responsible for the operational management.
Gerelli starts exporting to neighbouring countries – a significant milestone in the company’s short history.elli.
The Giovanelli brothers decide to join forces with the Weiss family, who also own a long-standing family business.
The Gehrer and Berner families retire and sell their shares to Sergio and Romeo Giovanelli.
Gerelli AG is established in 2003 as a joint venture between the businesses run by the Berner, Gehrer and Giovanelli families. They purchase a peanut roasting facility from Spar Switzerland and start roasting peanuts in Frauenfeld.