Lanificio Cerruti Adds 30 Itema R95002 Weaving Machines

Beginning in March, Italy-based woolen mill Lanificio F.lli Cerruti will begin installing 30 new rapier weaving machines from Itema S.p.A., Italy, in its Biella plant. Lanificio Cerruti identified the Itema R95002 rapier weaving machine as the best option to enhance fabric quality and process sustainability. The company reports environmental, ergonomic and economic advantages that led to its choice.

“Lanificio F.lli Cerruti joins with great satisfaction a partner of excellence as Itema to undertake a path that will help us to further enhance the concept of creative luxury, so inherent in the DNA of our company,” said Filippo Vadda, president and CEO, Lanificio Cerruti.

“We are proud to work with Lanificio Cerruti. It is not just a technological partnership, but the beginning of a co-development journey that will allow us to design and implement solutions of great value,” added Ugo Ghilardi, CEO of the Itema Group. “We firmly believe that together we will give prestige to the Made in Italy creativity and innovation, which are admired all over the world.”

January/February 2022