GPS location:Latitude: 43.135318Longitude: -2.073447
The importance of the Paper Industry in Gipuzkoa dates back to the 19th century, when the sector blossomed in a short space of time.
In the mid 20th century, given its need for substantial water resources, the paper industry tended to set up on the banks of the River Oria, particularly in Tolosa, thereby making it the paper town par excellence and concentrating almost all the paper business there.
This explains why we keep up the tradition of using paper table cloths. They were and still are the original off-cuts from the paper factories. Along with other businessmen, managers from the paper plants used to come for lunch and jot down their notes, plans and agreements on the table cloth...
We would like to pay homage to them and our town with this stamp: Made in Tolosa