1958 The Manifattura Cantù Egizio sas was founded by Egizio Cantù, producing mainly laces
1965 Expansion of the plant of via Obizzone (3.000 sqm)
1966 The company begins manufacturing trimming, borders and shoulder straps for underwear.
1986 New building in viale Industrie (1.500 sqm)
1987 Specialization in the production of silicone top lace for fashion and compression stockings
1991 First expansion of the plant of viale Industrie (3.000 sqm)
2006 Second expansion of the plant of viale Industrie (5.000 sqm)
2007 The company begins manufacturing fabrics for orthopedic support and medical devices
Today CANTU’ EGIZIO boasts two factories with 60 employees and equipment including 64 Comez crochet machines, 10 innovative Jakob Müller mdr crochet machines, 42 Müller needle looms, 9 warping machines, 4 lines for continuous dyeing, 4 finishing machines and 9 siliconing machines.
These figures have earned the company a place among leading Italian producers of elastic edging and shoulder-straps for corsetry and it has become the most important supplier of silicone elastic crochet bands for the hosiery industry.