Let us help the dairies hit by the earthquake by buying Parmigiano Reggiano cheese

To help Parmigiano Reggiano producers hit by the earthquake, you can buy cheese from dairies that have been damaged by the earthquake or from those participating in the solidarity sale "THE TASTE OF SOLIDARITY"

Reggio Emilia, Italy, 15 October 2012 – The solidarity shown to the Parmigiano Reggiano dairies hit by the earthquake has been and continues being widespread. For all those asking us how they can offer tangible help to these dairies by buying the cheese here is the information on how to order Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.

1. BUYING FROM DAMAGED DAIRIES

The dairies hit by the earthquake of 20 and 29 May 2012 have by now overcome the emergency and are now able to sell the cheese directly at their outlets. All those wishing to buy the cheese directly from these dairies can use this link:
https://www.facebook.com/notes/parmigiano-reggiano/terremoto-aggiornamenti-sulla-situazione/204716639552975

2. BUYING FROM DAIRIES PARTICIPATING IN THE SOLIDARITY SALE

Also at Christmas 2012, the solidarity action continues for the dairies hit by the earthquake. For each Kg of Parmigiano Reggiano purchased, 1 Euro will be donated to the “Comitato gruppo caseifici terremotati” Solidarity Fund. The cheese vacuum packing bags are identified by a special label with the wording "1€/Kg to rise again - An aid to Parmigiano Reggiano dairies hit by the earthquake".

Those who want to buy Parmigiano Reggiano cheese through this solidarity sale promoted by the Consortium can access the page by clicking the following link, where all the terms of purchase are set forth and by filling in the pre-order form:
https://www.parmigianoreggiano.it/comunicazione/ext/filodirettoev/natale.aspx

3. DIRECT CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOLIDARITY FUND

The Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium has set up the “Comitato gruppo caseifici terremotati” [Committee of the dairies hit by the earthquake] which will collect the funds to help the dairies hit by the earthquake. Anyone wishing to make a money donation can use the dedicated bank account with the following IBAN: IT 07 A 07058 12803 000000057000

For payments and money transfers from abroad, the BIC or SWIFT is: ICRAITRRTE0

In any case, the easiest way to help is buying Parmigiano Reggiano cheese from all good retailers.