In 2007, Italian businessman Oscar Farinetti decided to close his vermouth factory in Turin, Italy, and start a new business.
Eataly is a mega-store that also incorporates a European-style open-air market with an upper-class food court and New Age learning centers all in one building.
In 2010, Eataly opened its first market in New York, and in 2012, Eataly’s largest store was opened in Rome, Italy.
In 2019, Eataly opened its first store in Toronto, Canada.
The company currently has 39 international locations.
Due to the Covid outbreak in 2020, Eataly began a home delivery service for those ordering more than $200.
Eataly maintains a corporate office in the USA located in New York, New York.