Since inventing the injection-molded hanger in 1961, Mainetti has been dedicated to enhancing the retail shopping experience. We focus our Innovation efforts where they matter most: Products, Processes, Service, Sustainability, and Technology. We are proud to be leaders in the circular economy, continuously searching for material science breakthroughs to transform products and move the fashion industry forward. At Mainetti, Innovation is in our DNA.

Trend Forecasting

Reca Mainetti uses a design-led approach to create beautiful accessories and solve branding challenges. Our trend forecasting and global design teams are informed by extensive research into fashion and lifestyle trends. We translate those trends in our Seasonal Collections that inspire designers from the leading fashion houses around the world. By aligning our latest innovations with seasonal trends, we deliver relevant products that are adaptable by clients that want to become more sustainable and trend-forward.

Creative Services

With over six decades of design and engineering expertise, Mainetti interprets the trends, and designs customized branding and packaging solutions for its clients. We identify opportunities for our retail and brand partners to become more sustainable, to tell their story and showcase their products to potential customers. With on the ground support in six continents, including creative talent in major design centers around the world, Mainetti helps create end-to-end retail presentations and memorable brand experiences.

Product Design

Our product design team is passionate about innovating for customers. We create custom hangers, bags, boxes, labels, and tags that are not only functional, but also aesthetically pleasing. We work closely with leading retailers and brands to develop innovative products that meet the needs of tomorrow. Every year we develop products from more sustainable materials and more renewable energy than the year before. Our designers, technicians, and engineers collaborate with experts in the field to ensure that our customized products meet the highest testing standards. Whenever possible, Mainetti designs its products for use in a circular economy.

The Spirit of Innovation

At Mainetti we pride ourselves on bringing solutions to market that are innovative and sustainable. Our latest products combine signature designs with renewable materials, creating natural products that are fully recyclable.

Sustainable Materials

Sustainability is at the core of everything we do, and we are committed to using the most sustainable materials possible in all of our businesses. Our products are made from a variety of recycled and eco-friendly materials, including organic cottons, recycled polyester, and FSC-certified paper. We provide our clients with the latest innovations in sustainable plastic films and hangers that are ideal for use in a closed loop operation. Whenever possible, Mainetti incorporates sustainable materials that allow our products to be used in a circular model.

Circular Processes

When we say that we are pioneers in the global circular economy, we mean it. For the last forty years, Mainetti has been perfecting a circular business model for our largest business unit that we call Hangerloop. Recently we introduced Mainetti Polyloop, our flexible packaging reuse/recycling solution that addresses the challenge of single use plastics for apparel transit films. As Members of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, we work with innovators from many of the world’s leading companies to help the global economy to evolve from a linear model to a circular model for plastics.

Foundation of Our Success

At our company, operational excellence, quality, and efficiency are at the core of everything we do. We believe that by combining these values with our commitment to innovation and sustainability, we can create truly exceptional products for our customers.

Operational Excellence

Operational excellence is a top priority for us, and we are committed to delivering high-quality products on time and within budget, while using innovative approaches to improve efficiency. From streamlined manufacturing processes to rigorous quality control standards, we have a range of systems in place to ensure that you receive superior products, in safe operations, with a partner that is focused on reducing waste and using more renewable energy year after year. When you work with Mainetti, you work with a team of technologists and sustainability experts who are there to support you today and tomorrow, around the world, on six continents.

Quality and Safety

For over sixty years, Mainetti’s high quality products have been produced using the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Mainetti operates in accordance with recognized quality management principles including ISO 9001, as well as environmental management certifications such as ISO 14001. We integrate quality systems and standards into all aspects of our business, from processing to distribution to retail packaging. Our products undergo stringent testing by our in-house team and external agencies as required. All facilities are regularly audited internally and externally. We set challenging targets and review progress for continuous improvement. Mainetti operates in accordance with ISO 45001:2018 for Occupational Health & Safety globally.

Efficient Processing

The Mainetti brothers were successful in supplying high quality and cost-effective retail products to the Italian luxury market due to their focus on process innovation. As we expanded, we always maintained our commitment to continuous improvement. Today, we advance our operations by investing in state-of-the-art factories that specialize in streamlining manufacturing processes while incorporating circular economy principles.