Prati: the value of 40 years of history
This is the long book of a journey. A journey across time, the countries of the world and generations.
This year, Prati celebrates its fortieth birthday and, in this historical moment of chaos and change, there is nothing that is more beautiful than continuity, solidity and the harmony between tradition and innovation.
The story begins in 1973 when Pietro Prati, following his passion for precision mechanics, founded the Officina Meccanica Prati, with the aim of providing assistance and servicing on printing machines. It is in this shop that in 1980, Pietro Prati designed and manufactured the first TC300 Inspection Machine.
Pietro's two daughters, Chiara and Annalisa, began working in the company already years ago, carrying on the objectives and values of the Prati Company in a dynamic, passionate and proud manner.
Over the year, the Prati has never stopped expanding and evolving, bringing Made in Italy precision mechanics and state-of-the-art technology across the world, designing, manufacturing and selling finishing machines for the post-printing stages of self-adhesive labels.
A company that has known how to combine the qualities of a family-run business and an international outlook. Today, the Prati boasts a network of agents and distributors across all of Europe, the Middle East, India, Russia, Australia, South Africa, North America and South America, and has installed over 2.300 machine the world over.
Sometimes, the best part of a journey is not the destination, but the road travelled to reach it. In these 40 years, the Prati has reached a number of destinations, but we have never stopped enjoying the road we are travelling on.
2018 marks the start of our operations in the USA. We recently opened our sales and service office in Dallas, Texas. PRATI USA LLC will be ...