The company that makes bags sparkle
Alfredo Ramponi is the man who, for thirty years, has made bags, shoes and apparel sparkle. His company, Ramponi SpA of Carbonate (Como), specializes in the production of synthetic crystal gemstones and ABS studs.
Founded in 1988 in a garage of merely 50 square meters, the company now occupies an area of 5 thousand square meters and puts in about 40 thousand hours of processing between production and finishing.
The Como area company has a turnover of over 15 million euros and serves almost 40 countries worldwide, working for all the major fashion brands.
During 2018 he acquired Astarte, a company in Mirandola, struck by the earthquake of 2012, specialized in products of 100% natural origin including mother-of-pearl, shells, and semiprecious stones.