Bologna, June 8, 2021
In light of the auction during which Sampingranaggi was awarded to Bonfiglioli S.p.A. – world leader in design, production and distribution of a full range of gearmotors, drive systems, planetary gearboxes and inverters – SAMP S.p.A. informs that on May 11, 2021 the court of Bologna issued the transfer decree of Sampingranaggi and SAMP Machinery Shanghai to the new ownership, under the guidance of Sonia Bonfiglioli.
The acquisition includes the assets of the Italian and Chinese Sampingranaggi companies (Bentivoglio, Funo di Argelato and Shanghai), their warehouses, the Sampingranaggi brand, patents, designs and products for robotics, as well as all their staff.
The President of SAMP, Antonio Maccaferri, comments: “It’s a great pleasure to communicate the achievement of this important result.
This is the outcome of a long path, undertaken in 2019, which aimed to ensure the continuity of a significant international industrial company that has always been strongly rooted in the territory, the comprehensive safeguard of employment levels as well as the protection and enhancement of know-how.
I wish to sincerely thank all the staff of Sampingranaggi and all the Bonfiglioli team who have believed in this project with us and whose commitment and ongoing work have contributed to the achievement of this important result able to grant continuity to an industrial high-value Italian company.”