Riri

Based in Mendrisio (CH) and with three production facilities in Italy, Riri is a leading manufacturer of high-quality zippers and buttons to be applied in both leather goods and apparel. Riri key customer is the global luxury fashion industry.

Throughout the years, Riri has managed to build a unique positioning by leveraging its Swiss-made reliability, Italian design and high service level in terms of lead times, customization and innovation. Riri has today become the partner of choice for some of the most important luxury firms across the globe, while maintaining a wide customer base of niche, raising-stars brands.

Value creation

Chequers intends to support management twofold strategy of diversifying product offering into new and adjacent niches, while vertically internalizing into certain critical steps to further increase quality offered to customers.

Investment year
2018
Turnover at acquisition
€0-100m
Type of operation
MBO
Business sector
Industry
Country
Switzerland