SANTEX RIMAR GROUP shareholders announce top management change and appoint Simone Rancan, former SMIT CEO, as new CEO of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP ensuring continuity and a smooth transition after the leadership of Stefano Gallucci.
Simone Rancan started his career in Sperotto Rimar and afterwards managed important companies of the weaving and spinning sector. He joined SANTEX RIMAR GROUP in 2016 as SMIT CEO.
Stefano Gallucci is nominated CEO of CenterVue, a manufacturer of highly automated medical systems for the diagnosis and management of ocular pathologies based in Italy and USA (www.centervue.com) controlled by SANTEX RIMAR GROUP shareholders.
Ferdinando Businaro, SANTEX RIMAR GROUP President, and all employees jointly thank Stefano Gallucci for the transformational development in his leadership years as Group CEO and for his contribution in the Group remarkable growth.read more
Over 2 million euros prize and a big network of investors: it is possible till May 14th to apply for the 8th edition of PREMIO GAETANO MARZOTTO, founded and promoted by SANTEX RIMAR GROUP shareholders to sustain young Italian entrepeneurs.
See more at www.premiogaetanomarzotto.it
On the occasion of ITM 2018 SMIT is proud to present the brand-new model of the GS900 series released after the entrance in SANTEX RIMAR GROUP: SMIT GS980.
New SMIT GS980 is the fastest free flight rapier machine of the market and has improved in terms of versatility, performance, production quality, efficiency and sustainability.
The free flight ribbons system marks out SMIT weaving machine since years: smart and flexible, SMIT GS980 has been designed and manufactured in Italy combining some of the most reliable SMIT features with groundbreaking function solutions that make SMIT GS980 an asset that will keep its value for a long time.
Fabrics for apparel, home textile, technical applications and exclusive yarns and patterns can today be woven with excellent quality on SMIT GS980.
2018 represents a significant milestone for SMIT which celebrates 80 years after the foundation in 1938.
The machine name has been given after the 80th anniversary of SMIT which was founded in Italy and soon turned out to be an estimated leading manufacturer of weaving machines.
VISIT US AT ITM 2018 FROM APRIL 14 TO 17 IN ISTANBUL: HALL 2, BOOTH 215A
VISIT SANTEX RIMAR GROUP: HALL 12, BOOTH 1206
We are looking forward to meeting you!read more
During the convention Industry 4.0. The time is now organized in Turin by IBM Italy, Santex Rimar Group CEO, Stefano Gallucci was invited as keynote speaker to present his view of the revolution of the artificial intelligence with regards to the textile industry.
“Santex Rimar Group machines are learning how to improve production processes using big data: we are offering cognitive systems that enable our customers to achieve and maintain quality production standards and implement predictive maintenance. Our new technologies are understanding the processes avoiding waste of energy as well as materials and quality errors” said Stefano Gallucci, CEO of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP – “Our customers produce textiles and technical textiles used in many different fields: from mobile microphones to haute-couture, from curtains to military garments, including aerospace and automotive components. Textile companies are already asking for state-of-the-art technology and we are looking forward to providing the best solutions.
Santex Rimar Group machines will be able to suggest how to produce high quality fabrics and solve problems autonomously, assuring 100% traceability of a green and eco-friendly production”.
“We can no longer face the market just as a mechanical company, we have to be part of the new digital era” concluded Stefano Gallucci “Santex Rimar Group machines must help solve the challenges of such a competitive fast-paced textile industry: for this reason, we are studying big data, clouds and deep learning tools”.
SANTEX RIMAR GROUP is looking forward to meeting you at SHANGHAITEX 2017, the 18th Shanghai International Textile Machinery Exhibition focuses on the world’s latest innovative textile technology, highgrowth application sectors and cross-border technology, from 27 to 30 November 2017.
Santex Rimar Group is working on Industry 4.0 and the revolution of artificial intelligence. “Our new technologies will help to save energy, understand the processes and avoid waste and quality errors” says Stefano Gallucci, Group CEO “Our machines will learn how to improve processes using big data on processes and production, giving 100% traceability of quality and artificial intelligence. Santex Rimar Group machinery will be able to suggest how to produce high quality fabric and solve problems autonomously, assuring a green and eco-friendly production”.
China represents a strong market for the Group where we already have more than one thousand customers in areas like Zhejiang, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Xinjiang and we are open to keep exploring new areas in order to satisfy all our customers’ requirements. The Group opened in Shanghai its own manufacturing facility in 2005 which today is an important sales and
service center. In 2016 the Group opened SMIT SHANGHAI and today more than the 30% of Santex Rimar Group total employees are Chinese.
At ShanghaiTex 2017 SANTEX RIMAR GROUP under the brand of Sperotto Rimar is presenting the DECOFAST 3.5 manufactured in China: the evolution of the continuous decatizing process under pressure for finishing wool, polyester and silk fabrics adds value to the whole finishing process. Decofast 3.5 is the answer to the actual market demand of growth through value.
SMIT presents two weaving machines, one for denim productions and a jacquard model suitable for home textiles and terry towels productions.
VISIT US AT SHANGHAITEX 2017 FROM NOVEMBER 27 TO 30 IN SHANGHAI,
HALL W5, BOOTH D01
SANTEX RIMAR (SHANGHAI) TEXTILE MACHINERY CO., LTD was elected the 1st Rotating Executive Chairman of China Dyeing and Printing Machinery Branch under CTMA (China Textile Machinery Association).
The Inaugural Meeting of Dyeing and Printing Machinery Branch under CTMA & the first General Meeting was held in Taian, Shandong on Nov.3rd. More than 60 members from dyeing & printing machinery enterprises around China joined the meeting. After the elections, 8 Chairman Units were elected for the next four years.
Santex Rimar (Shanghai) Textile Machinery Co., Ltd and Shandong Companion Group Co., Ltd were elected the Executive Chairman for the first year.
Santex Rimar (Shanghai) Textile Machinery Co., Ltd is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Santex Rimar Group headquartered in Italy. The company was established in 2005 in Shanghai which today is already the important sales and service center for several brands of the Group. As the hub between Santex Rimar Group and Chinese market, Santex Rimar Shanghai is aiming to provide the best solution and service to all Chinese customers of the Group. We are also committed to the development of the Chinese textile industry. In the meantime, Santex Rimar Shanghai is adhering to “Future Textile Road”: we keep working on the connection between China and Europe, to facilitate the communication among the textile industry between the East and the West.read more
Santex Rimar Group has the pleasure to inform you that Benetton Group is carrying out the second market test of B-Wool, a Project realized under the European Eco-Innovation Programme to implement innovative water and chemical-free industrially applied technology for anti-shrinkage wool.
More than 30 shops in Europe (Austria, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, Hungary and Russia included) are selling Sweaters treated with our machine PlaNa, a new textile technology using plasma energy. The machinery can reduce the use of chemicals and pollutants in yarn and fabric dyeing as well as to produce superior quality fabrics, easier to wash and with anti-shrinkage properties.
Based on a patented innovative technological platform, PlaNa defines a new environmental friendly green industrial process. The cold atmospheric plasma treatment gives the fibers high performance characteristics with lower industrial costs.read more
One of the final events of PREMIO GAETANO MARZOTTO takes place in SANTEX RIMAR GROUP, SMIT workshop (Italy).
Premio Gaetano Marzotto is part of the activities founded by Giannino Marzotto together with Ferdinando Businaro and his daughters Cristiana, Maria Rosaria Gioia and Margherita Marzotto. The award is inspired by Gaetano Marzotto, a twentieth-century entrepreneur who has been able to unite enterprise and society, culture and territory. As Santex Rimar Group main shareholders, Giannino Marzotto’s family members are today proud to pursue family effort in sustaining young entrepreneurs.
During the event five start-ups have been selected and awarded by Santex Rimar Group, Illycaffè, Santa Margherita wine producer Group, Selle Royal Group and ZCube – Zambon Research. This is open innovation.
Ferdinando Businaro President of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP says: “There is true innovation when enthusiasm and intelligence of young startupers are combined with the experience and the vision of those who make traditional business”.
SANTEX RIMAR GROUP has chosen INDIGO AI, the first AI platform that uses chatbots and machine learning to automate customized experiences between companies and customers.
SANTEX RIMAR GROUP is proud to present the second FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD event to underline its commitment to the textile industry development. The event drivers are research, dialogue and intercultural cooperation, open innovation and new technology implementation.
The event took place in Yazd, Iran, where a branch of the Silk Road skirts the Western and Southern edges of Iran’s central desert. Yazd can be called Iran textile industry hub: textile industry in this province includes about ten percent of the total spinning capacity and a quarter of total weaving capacity in the country .
The aim of FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD is to build an innovative platform for the future development of the global textile industry and the long-term construction of the cooperation between Countries.
SANTEX RIMAR GROUP opened in Shanghai its own manufacturing facility in 2005 which today is an important sales and service center.
In 2016 the Group opened SMIT SHANGHAI and today more than the 30% of Santex Rimar Group total employees are Chinese.
China represents a strong market for the Group where we already have more than one thousand customers in areas like Zhejiang, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Xinjiang and we are open to keep exploring new areas in order to satisfy all our customers’ requirements.
Santex Rimar Group keeps on investing locally to fulfil the demand of its most important markets. These strategic operations are always realized with the cooperation of local managers, strongly committed to strengthen relationships with customers, and with the constant collaboration between the Group teams based around the world.