R 79 is a leader in the design and manufacturing of semi-finished products that has been operating for over 40 years in the fashion sector.
The company was founded in Fermo in 1979, where it initially produced mignons and leather uppers. Over time, the passion and flair of the designer and founder Roberto Francavilla, also supported by his sons joining the family business, leads to the creation of new products and constantly evolving manufacturing processes .
The high quality of the products has its roots in the tradition of local craftsmanship, with an eye always focused on the future through the constant research for innovative processing techniques, new materials, yarns, recycled and sustainable fabrics, always ensuring the utmost respect for the environment.
R79 has established itself on national territory and abroad as an expression of the true quality and taste of Made in Italy, in the production of leather and leather-like components, always carrying out several prestigious and time-honoured partnerships with many of the most important brands worldwide.
In addition to a highly qualified internal personnel, R79 relies on a network of craft companies, mainly located in the Marche region, whose cooperation is essential for some of the processing phases.
It is the skilled local hands and expertise that gives character to each product making it unique and authentic.