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New Macpi press for Shetlands knitwear manufacturer

Shetland knitwear manufacturer Oddie Knitwear recently took delivery of the all new Macpi 314.41 knitwear press.

31st December 2021

Knitting Industry
 |  Hoswick, Shetland Islands


Shetland Company Oddie Knitwear recently took delivery of the all new Macpi 314.41 Knitwear Press. The Macpi Press, which Oddie have helped to develop in collaboration with Macpi, knitwear technician Keth Johnson and pressing consultant Robin Ree, was supplied through Macpi UK Agent, Textile Developments.

The new developments include precisely adjustable height and width setting together with the latest addition of adjustable sleeve settings. The machine is fully programmable and is capable of processing up to 50 garments per hour.

© Oddie Knitwear

Founded in 1961, Brescia, Italy based Macpi is a manufacturer of cutting-edge machinery for fashion and apparel industries. The company manufactures pressing machines for garment producers and industrial laundries, as well as stitch-free technologies for clothing and accessories and machines for fashion logistics. Macpi’s customers include some of the best companies in the apparel industry and the world's leading fashion houses.

© Oddie Knitwear

Oddie Knitwear is based in the picturesque village of Hoswick on the Shetland's South Mainland and manufacturers traditional Shetland Islands style knitwear.

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