Montbel started in 1959 at the province of Udine in Manzano. Founded by Silvano Montina, since its beginnings, the company has manufactured high quality contract seating, based on designs exclusively for its customers. The second generation of owners joined the company: Manuela and Stefano Montina, flanked by partner Marco Marseu – began an entrepreneurial endeavor that has given growth to the company making a name for itself as a world class, qualified seating production brand. That is how the first collections began, furnishing halls, restaurants, the rooms of the leading hotel chains worldwide. Thus determining a kind of output with precise technical features, as it meets specific industry requirements.
At Montbel, manufacturing is followed internally in every phase the seating item goes through: from the drying out of the wood to the machining of the elements, to the assembling of the structure. Then comes the painting stage, wisely carried out by color specialists; finally, the padding, cutting and sewing of the fabric, which is applied to the seating as a tailor would.
The brand invests on product quality research more than ever with a team of professionals, able to ensure top-notch Italian-made furnishings, entirely devoted to the contract market.
Since 2012 it has been the sponsor of the world’s foremost film industry events: the Cannes Festival and the Venice International Cinema Art Show; since 2014, of the Berlin International Cinema Festival.