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Since 1978 Quality and Efficiency

SMART was created in 1978 (the first Smart in the world) from an innovative idea of its founder Mr. Renato Merlini, who wanted to give a new way to his Family’s historical activity, manufacturing ropes, fishing nets and cords made by hemp. 

He set up a self-sufficient Company, able to start from raw material to get a finished product without external help.

One of the most important facility is the dyeing house, which allows to produce colours on request in the same production time of standard colours.

Verticalized company

From the raw material to the finished product without external necessities

Strategic position

In central Italy close to the main shoes poles


For the realization of customized and performing products to the needs of the customers

We operate in full compliance with environmental regulations

A strategical position, nearby Marche shoes manufacturing compound, has allowed over the years many cooperation with the main brands, helping Company to realize products perfectly suitables to the needs of this sector

Smart has great consideration for the future of our Planet, that’s why it works with the maximum respect to environmental norms, reducing emissions to the minimum, bulding itself a modern and sophisticated water purifier.

In 1992 Mr Merlini sons, Silvio and Paolo, start to work in Smart, and in the year 2016 Silvio buys totally the Company with a new innovative spirit, with the idea to make more farsighted the dream of his father Renato: bringing the future inside SMART.

Consolidate the SMART LAB, internal Laboratory where a team of professionals work with the aim to create personalized products to fullfill customers needs. SMART increases R&D branch, from which are borned new items of Smart range.