History of the Organisation


The Mainetti Group is the largest manufacturer and supplier of hangers in the world. Mainetti was established in 1961 in Italy. In 1974 Mainetti extended its presence initially in the UK then France, Canada and the Netherlands.

A sample of Mainetti's customersDiorDolce & GabbanaTescoAbercrombie & FitchTop ShopMarks & SpencerTommy HillfigerHouse of FraserThroughout the 1980's expansion continued primarily within Northern Europe and at the end of the decade the company extended into Asia and the Indian sub continent.

In 1996 Mainetti acquired Pendy Plastic Products which assisted its expansion in South East Asia and gave the company an entrée into the US market.

In the recent past we have increased our representation in many countries including Turkey, Romania, Bangladesh, Morocco and Egypt.

Today we are established in over 40 countries and we manufacture utilising our own production.

Within the Group we have a stand alone business Mainetti Tecnologie. This company employs specialist engineers and product designers who research, design and develop the moulds and equipment that allow us to reproduce products to an exacting standard throughout the world.

In 2006 we acquired two companies in the USA Randy Hangers and A&E. These acquisitions propelled Mainetti to become the largest garment hanger company globally.

Mainetti is rightly perceived as the Industry leader and continues to expand and develop its presence across the globe. We have recently upgraded facilities in Morocco, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka and have opened new factories in India and Vietnam.At the heart of our business is the drive to provide exciting products that enhance our customer's presentation.

We have a track record of being first to market with innovate solutions for not only hanging merchandise but for presenting garments in a way that encourages purchase.

Amongst our many firsts are the contoured suit hanger, U section tops and clip designs, adjustable clips with rubber pads, tops hangers with non slip rubberised arms, rubber notches, the first European hanger company to open production facilities in China.

The Mainetti Group employs 4,000 people worldwide.

For more information about Mainetti please vist our corporate website at www.mainetti.com