“Try LaTorre’s, they will have it and they are so nice,” consistently passes word-of-mouth in Vineland and throughout South Jersey.
LaTorre’s significantly expanded its parts and repairs service about 10 years ago. Now, it’s the main part of the business.
“They had nothing and no experience,” Vic said. “So they borrowed a few thousand dollars and they learned how to run a business, how to satisfy customers, and how to purchase and sell.”
Last weekend’s 65th anniversary party was like a business and family reunion. In addition to the many family members attending, long-time employees were there and scores of customers came to visit.
“We’ve gone from 1,200 square feet to 16,000 over the years,” Vic said. ”My sister Carmello’s ceramic shop, Carmie’s Pottery Paint Works, is in the original footprint.”