Castelfranco Veneto - Reggiolo, July 9th, 2014
The Stiga Titan machines will be assembled at the Gonzaga (Mantova, Italy) plant of Officine Bieffebi, the Gianni Ferrari parent company. In the same plant Officine Bieffebi produces the well-known professional Gianni Ferrari riding mowers as well as a range of metal parts for automotive industry.
Franco Novello, Senior Vice President Integrated Operations at GGP, expresses his satisfaction for “a strategic collaboration on production, which can potentially lead to a technical cooperation, aimed at further developing both current and future product ranges”.
The benefits and perspective of the cooperation are confirmed by Claudio Ferrari, President at Gianni Ferrari, according to which: “We are proud to provide our skills and specific expertise to produce Titan, one of the flagship models of Stiga, the premium brand of GGP”
Both companies are also exploring additional areas of joint interest which could cover the production areas as well as further joint market activities in selected product areas and markets.
GGP is a leading manufacturer of lawn mowers and a wide range of powered garden equipment with 1,500 employees and a turnover of ca. EUR 440 million. It gathers more than 90 years of market experience in its well known consumer brands - Stiga, Alpina, Mountfield, Atco and Castelgarden - and it represents a first choice partner for the OEM and Private Label industry. GGP is present in about 100 countries all over the world and has fully owned commercial subsidiaries and representations in most of the major markets in Europe.
Gianni Ferrari – Officine Bieffebi Group manufactures professional gardening machinery covering ten different product families, each available in numerous models and versions. Its premises extend over a covered surface area of approximately 19,000 square meters and are equipped with cutting-edge mechanical equipment for production, extremely advanced welding robots, and presses for forming sheet metal. The group employees approximately 120 individuals and exports worldwide being recognized for its innovation and quality.
via del Lavoro 8
31033 Castelfranco Veneto (Tv) – Italy
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42046 Reggiolo (Re) – Italy
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