Safilo confirms the sale of the Martignacco production site
SAFILO CONFIRMS THE SALE OF THE MARTIGNACCO PRODUCTION SITE
Padua, October 2, 2020 – As already known, Safilo Group S.p.A. confirms that the process for the sale of the business branch of the Martignacco production site, closed starting from July 1, 2020, has been completed, and that 181 workers, out of the 212 in force at the date of the sale, have joined the project of plant reindustrialization presented by iVision Tech, which is in these days defining the development lines and the industrial plan for the relaunch of the company.
Safilo highlights that the constructive spirit that characterized the negotiations with iVision Tech and the contribution of trade unions and regional institutions were fundamental for the outcome of this operation, which is important for local communities and the territory.
The sale of the Martignacco plant highlights the Group’s commitment to optimize the production footprint and represents a further important step in the strategy to recover a sustainable economic profile.