Together we 


Together we 



Trust in highest reliability, which has proven itself for generations - we are here for you!

Are you looking for an attractive and comprehensive thread assortment for your customers, but in particular planning and supply security for your business? Discover the strengths of the Mettler brand. For over 140 years, we have proven to be a reliable partner to the retail sector.

The Mettler brand was founded in 1883 and belongs for more than 30 years to the globally operating AMANN Group, which has been shaping the future of thread for more than 160 years. The expertise of both brands have grown together over decades and make the AMANN Group an internationally leading partner for all customers who value high-quality sewing and embroidery threads, whether they’re industrial customers, specialist stores or end consumers.

The AMANN Group belongs to the non-profit Hanns A. Pielenz Foundation and is therefore financially independent. This guarantees continuity and a high degree of security when it comes to planning. Find out more here.


The Manufacturer's brand.

  • Foundation: 1854
  • Headquarter: Boennigheim, Germany
  • Employees: more than 2,500 worldwide
  • Daily production volume: approx. 1 million kilometers of thread
  • Production sites: Germany, Great Britain, Romania, Czech Republic, China, Bangladesh, Vietnam, India (planned)
  • Sales of sewing threads: worldwide, in more than 100 countries

The consumer brand.

  • Foundation: 1883, since 1988 part of the Amann Group
  • Headquarter: Boennigheim, Germany
  • Sales of sewing thread: worldwide in over 40 countries
  • Channel of distribution: via the specialised trade



What makes us special

Our broad, high-quality assortment is the result of our years of experience and continuously developing thread competence within the AMANN Group. The high demands in the industrial area also apply to the threads under the Mettler brand. Each of our products is always a clear commitment to quality and environmental compatibility. We are compliant with quality, safety and environmental protection requirements which are attested through strict ISO certifications.

As a global player we believe in taking responsibility. That is why we cooperate closely with our suppliers to put all necessary safety measures in place and to guarantee the safety of our chemicals according to the EU regulation REACh. STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® identifies the environmental compatibility of all Mettler products. AMANN Group is the first sewing and embroidery thread manufacturer in the world to participate in the Greenpeace DETOX campaign to protect the environment.

You can find more information about our certifications here.

Inspire your customers regularly with top quality and lots of imagination. With Mettler at your side - a simple matter.

Mettler stands for Thread, Color, and Imagination. With our large selection of synthetic and natural threads, we meet all customer requirement in the fields of sewing, quilting, embroidery and overlocking.

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