Rest is an important thing, and to sleep as soundly as possible, pillows of excellent quality are needed. The pillow is fundamental for good sleeping. For this reason, the manufacture of Fabe pillows comprises constant research, careful planning and great attention to design. For 60 years we have focused our attention exclusively on the production of Made in Italy pillows, crafted using the finest technology and high-performance materials.
Our products are devised, designed and made by hand in Italy: we use premium-quality raw materials and our pillows undergo quality testing in compliance with the highest international standards. Our headquarters at Calcio, in the province of Bergamo, is hallmarked by the sartorial traditions performed by our skilful and dedicated seamstresses who put the finishing touches on our pillows by hand, and by the most advanced expertise and technology dedicated to materials. Enabling you to sleep well has always been our objective. At Fabe you will find research, development and quality for special pillows: ensuring that your sleep is peaceful and healthy, with practical solutions for problems or allergies.
Once upon a time there was a pillow of dreams, now there are more than 700,000
Pietro Fabemoli begins manufacturing mattress springs.
Contract pillow manufacture begins.
Fabe makes its first own-brand pillows, along with accessories such as pillow cases, mattress covers and box spring covers, in a factory with a floor area of 800 square metres.
The company extends its factory with a warehousing space for storing raw materials.
Production is extended to items for infancy and the medical sector. The company is transferred to a new 2,000-square-metre production site with offices, two carding plants, two lines for pillow assembly and packaging, a cutting line to complete production with mattress and pillow covers, and a machine for the continuous line quilting of padded items.
Fabe successfully enters the Japanese market.
New systems of vacuum packaging and metal detector screening prior to dispatch are introduced.
The first circular knitting machine for the production of technical knit fabrics is introduced.
New expansion of the warehouse and offices: Fabe continues to grow.
The distribution of Fabe pillows in Korea begins. Production increases to 700,000 units per year.
Two machines with new 4.0 technologies are introduced: a framed double-head quilting machine for new types of padded, voluminous items, memory foam and new knit fabrics, and a carding plant with a system of fibre preparation, dust recovery and continuous weighing, to attain increasing precision in wadding fold feed and weight checking.
Further extension in the headquarters floor area: 7,500 square metres, of which 4,000 square metres for offices and warehousing, and the rest for the production of pillows Made in Italy.