FRABO was founded in 1957 in Cologno Monzese in the province of Milan, by Adriano Fratoni, father of the present owners. It originally employed a workforce of five, and its products were aimed at furniture and footwear manufacturers in Lombardy only. In just a few years it gradually expanded all over Italy, and later abroad. In 1963 the company moved to its present factory in Carugate, east of Milan, and the workforce increased to some 40 employees.FRABO is now conssidered a leading manufacturer of solvent- and water-based contact adhesives designed for manufacturers of
UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE AND MATTRESSES,
FOOTWEAR AND LEATHER GOODS,
and other goods.
It's brands are
PRESSION for brush-on adhesives
RESPAN for spray adhesives
PRESCOL for vinyl glues
PIVIGUM for brush-on polyurethane adhesives
AQUAGUM for adhesives in aqueous dispersion
Top-grade raw materials
Its careful choice of top-grade raw materials, processing methods and strict quality controls at all stages of the manufacturing process constitute the best guarantee of good, constant quality of the end products.
Quality and rapidity of orders
The technical/commercial sales staff are able to provide comprehensive, expert assistance to all customers regarding adhesives, application methods and equipment, and all information required for correct use of adhesives in accordance with the needs of each user company.
The overall service offered by FRABO is considered to be of good quality by its customers. Orders are generally fulfilled rapidly, by the agreed dates and in the way requested by customers, using the company's own vehicles or specialist couriers in various parts of the country.
As part of its quality policy, FRABO has obtained ISO 9001/2000 certification.
The technicians in our quality control and research and development laboratories conduct experiments to research technologically innovative products, and are also at the service of customers to solve any specific gluing problems.
They are very popular, and have become synonymous with quality over the years. The company offers a wide range of products (over 300 basic formulas) which meet all gluing requirements in the above-mentioned industries.