Today Pratrivero SpA, under the guidance of Paolo and Sergio Barberis Canonico, is the world leader in the production of non-woven fabric using stitchbond technology. Stitchbond is used in various
sectors: in furnishing, especially for the production of mattresses or sofas, in advertising banners, in footwear, in packaging as well as the automotive industry. The factory of Pratrivero is the historical site
of the business, as well as the company's Headquarters. It produces all the greiges which are needed to supply the other plants.
The factory in Gandino in the province of Bergamo is responsible for the ennoblement of the non-woven fabric with finishings, printing and dyeing. At the end of the various processing steps a specialized,
automated department takes care of the final quality control. Through consistent investment in both techology and procedures, the total waste resulting from defectiveness is less than 3% and is constantly
The factory in Greenville, South Carolina in the United States, takes care of the processing and special finishing treatments of greige for the North-American market.
Pratrivero SpA's production system is the most modern and efficient in the world, in the sector of non-woven stitchbond fabric.
The ancient tradition combined with modern technology and the training of an extremely qualified workforce, have allowed us to bring stitchbond, a product commonly positioned in the lower end of the market, to a
high-end level of quality with unique characteristics.