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
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.
Connectivity, collaboration and innovation are part of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP core values.
Symbolizing communication and cooperation between the East and the West, the Silk Road Spirit is a historic and cultural heritage shared by all countries around the world.
Economic globalization, cultural diversity and greater IT application strengthen multitiered and composite connectivity networks and mutual learning between different civilizations.
Dynamic trade routes and brand-new connections are being established between different Countries and Regions, powered by growth, development and technology discoveries.
Thanks to the ONE BELT ONE ROAD Initiative, rail transport is expected to grow rapidly over the next decade, potentially taking market share from ocean transport in the process. As of 2017, approximately 90% of the fast fashion giant’s goods were transported by either sea or rail, including those headed to China from the company’s European suppliers.read more
In 2014 Central Government of China implemented special policies and funds for the development of textile and garment industries in Xinjiang, for supporting the development of the local industry. By 2023 Xinjiang will become the largest cotton and textile production base in China and the largest garment production and export base in Western China.
FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD represented a unique opportunity for SANTEX RIMAR GROUP to join from the inside and promote a National strategic initiative: for the first time, an Italian machine manufacturer has gathered some of the most important global players to explore the future growth of the industry in a booming area that might change the borders of the textile world.read more
FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD Forum retraces the Silk Road opening a new dialogue between the Asian continent and the Mediterranean Sea: international textile business leaders and famous creative influencers explore the growth of cutting-edge textile industry business.
Xinjiang National Strategy aims to create job opportunities and build eco-friendly centers of excellence all along the Silk Road and in Xinjiang. Santex Rimar Group wants to play an active role in this project fostering development and cooperation between East and West.read more
FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD – The future of new textile industry: a dialogue between Xinjiang, China and Europe.
Santex Rimar Group fits Xinjiang National Strategy and is ready to sustain it providing technology, bringing its know-how together with high-level network system within the context of One Belt One Road (OBOR), a China-led project that aims to connect Asia with Europe and East Africa.
FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD is a Forum organized by Santex Rimar Group, Leading Group Office for Development of Employment-Centered Textile and Apparel Industry in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and China Textile Information Centre.read more
FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD –The future of the new textile industry: a dialogue between Xinjiang, China and Europe, Urumqi, Xinjiang – May 16th, 17th,18th 2017
Santex Rimar Group, Leading Group Office for Development of Employment-Centered Textile and Apparel Industry in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and China Textile Information Centre, jointly organized FUTURE TEXTILE ROAD – The future of the new textile industry: a dialogue between Xinjiang, China and Europe, a Forum which retraces the Silk Road to open a new dialogue between the Asian continent and the Mediterranean Sea.
The aim of the event is to build an innovative platform for the future development of the global high-end textile industry and the long-term construction of the cooperation system between different Countries aligned with The Belt and Road Initiative.read more
SANTEX RIMAR GROUP Technical Textile Division is looking forward to meeting you at TECHTEXTIL 2017, the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens showing the full range of potential uses of textile technologies. Under the motto Connecting the Future, international exhibitors will present their textile innovations to trade visitors, from 9 to 12 May 2017.
“We offer substantial advantages such as up-downstream process expertise and integrated products/process service support” said Stefano Gallucci, SANTEX RIMAR GROUP CEO, who continues: “Customers appreciate personalized products with premium properties. Today they can focus on what they need and we can provide them the solutions”.
During Techtextil, SANTEX RIMAR GROUP is presenting HOLOCAR, an automotive-oriented virtual tour of the technical textile portfolio applications and solutions using a 3D augmented reality tool.