1952

Foundation of the Carl Albani Gardinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG company by Carl Albani in Hausen near Augsburg

1957

Move to Augsburg, construction of the first machinery hall
Products: cotton curtains

1964

Purchase of one of the very first fall plate machines, Rolf Albani joins company

Bergisch Galdbach1972

Takeover of Bergische Gardinenindustrie in Marienheide

1972

Purchase of the first mechanical
jacquard machine from Karl Mayer

1975

Foundation of the jacquard warp knitting company Interknitting Ltd. in New York

Schönenberg

1988

Takeover of Schönenberger GmbH in Lauterach, Austria, foundation of ALBANI SCHÖNENBERGER Ges.m.b.H as the Austrian sales and production company for fall plate knitting and lace

 

Sparneck

1988/89

Setting up of the Sparneck branch works near Münchberg in Upper Franconia as warp knitting factory for electronic jacquard machines

1992

Foundation of a new joint venture in the USA, North Carolina and New York: ALBANI BAYEUX Ltd.

ALBANI BAYEUX Ltd.

1992

Takeover of the curtain weaving firm Le Rideau de Lorraine in France

 

ALBANI PHARAs.r.o.

1994

Setting up of ALBANI PRAHA s.r.o. as sales company and for making-up and ready-made products in Bor, Czech Republic

Plauner Gardine

1995

Takeover of Plauener
Gardine GmbH & Co

 

Alligard

1996

Foundation of Alligard s.r.o. in the Czech Republic for making-up, ready-made products and the logistics centre

1999

The elder son Alexander Albani joins the company

2002

Production started at DECOTEX Co.Ltd. in Saigon to supply the US market and other export markets with warp knit ready-made curtains
DECOTEX

2005

The younger son Markus Albani starts work at the company 

Heute

Modern SME with production facilities in four countries and a global business.
Augsburg