This company was built in 1911, one year after the implementation of the Republic in Portugal by Etelvina de Jesus Machado, to which she gave the name of "Manual de tecidos de algodão".
In 1925, Etelvina Jesus already has 16 Jacquard looms to produce quilts, with her marriage to Vital Marques Rodrigues, the company changed its name to Vital Marques Rodrigues and bet together not only in the production of fabrics but also in dyeing.
Over time, a new generation emerged in the company's history, which stresses Leonel Marques Rodrigues, with an entrepreneurial spirit and dynamic bet on new challenges. In late 1969, the company leverages its synergies and also starts to produce Jacquard fabric for mattress, changing its name to Sociedade Têxtil Vital Marques Rodrigues, Filhos, Lda.
The focus on growth and innovation kept updated company and since then using the most advanced techniques in the production of jacquard fabric. Currently managed jointly by the third and fourth generation and with the aim of expanding their offerings, came the desire to explore the decoration sector with the production of household textiles. Framed in this strand is then becomes the production of table toweling and also the pile.
Your perception capacity needs of a market increasingly demanding and complex, has allowed Vital Tecidos occupy at the forefront in the production of Jacquard fabric for mattress, decoration and home textiles.
Our mission is to create and produce knitwear and fabrics that meet the needs of our customers and provide them with increasingly Design, Quality, Speed and Reliability in our products. Also in perspective to better serve our customers, we launched periodically new standards that follow the trends for woven and knitted fabrics for mattresses, decoration and home textiles.
Our Design Department develops unique collections, with many patterns and colors, made in our laboratories, one of the key factors regarding the competitiveness of Vital fabrics.
We invest in skilled labor in own design services, control of all production stages (preparation will weaving, weaving, dyeing and finishing) and in advanced technology equipment.
Vital Fabrics has as trade policy to establish long-term business relationships with its trading partners and is proud to have as clients some of the most accredited mattress producers of the Iberian Peninsula.