The Lancio shoe factory was founded in 1976 by Alberto Lanciotti, who, from a young age, was attracted to the world of artisan footwear. With strong commitment and thanks to his creativity, the company established itself quickly on the Italian market and then gradually on European level and today to is recognized and appreciated among the best artisan producers of men's footwear, and the outstanding testimonial of 100% “Made in Italy”.

Through the knowledge of the art of master craftsmen and driven by a great passion, Alberto Lanciotti started a small artisan workshop, assisted by his family and some close friends. Craftsmanship, superior quality, and unyielding attention to detail: these are the secrets of Lancio’s success.

Today the Alberto Lanciotti brand is managed together by Alberto’s son Ivan and daughter Elisa, as a second generation owned family company. The Lancio shoe factory works closely with important luxury brands for sample development and production of private label collections as well. Lancio footwear blends new technologies with a continuous, strong artisanal approach.