It was 1979,
in Mexico City Pietro Mennea made the world record in the 200 meters with the time of 19 “72, in Japan is sold by Sony the first portable stereo player, the Walkman, on February 18th it snows for half an hour in the Sahara desert.
Riccardo Sansonne and his wife Nunzia decide to realize their dream: to create exclusive absolute high quality garments.
Ability, passion, fancy, attention to detail. This is how Sanfort was born.
It is a new beginning for the Sansonne family: putting manufacturing experience at the service of the new generations, to offer collections that are always up-to-date. Collaborations come with fashion brands.
Later the spouses created their first collections, giving life to an ambitious project, fueled by great firmness and love.
A future vision of business passed on Vincenzo and Stefania, who since 2000 are an integral part of the family business, thanks to this Giannetto Portofino was born, Accrued over the years, refined by the everyday, polished by mistakes, embellished by passion and new ideas.
Giannetto Portofino is the result of a long research, a collection sewn on a precise value: respect, authenticity, personality.
All collections enhance innovation by placing tradition in a new light.
This insight today is considered to be appreciated in markets such as Japan, Italy, South Korea, the United States and many others.