RITEX 2002, SL

Country: Spain

The family business founded in Barcelona in 2002 has rapidly taken its place as a circular knitting specialist for the swimwear market. The company employs 30 people with a yearly turnover of around €8 million. The manufacturing site located in Spain produces over 900,000 metres per year.

This integrated company masters several skills, both modern and traditional, for solids and prints: digital printing, transfers, laminating, silk screening and roller printing, flocking, embossing, and more.

Ritex 2002 is a specialist for single jersey knits in solids and prints for lingerie and swimwear. The company also presents a wide choice of jacquards, crêpes, and netting from 75 to 220 g for the ready-to-wear market. The company is Oeko-Tex and REACH certified and is developing a range in recycled yarns.

Other pluses are a significantly large number of references in stock with quick delivery service for solid fabrics. The company exports 90 percent of its products and is present in 60 countries with a network of 20 agents. Ritex is enjoying current strong growth in Italy. Calzedonia, Benetton, and Bravissimo, as well as Etam and Wacoal are principal clients.

Latest innovation: The Activewear range introduced in 2016.


  • Accessory
    • Bra-cup
  • Textile finishing
    • Embossing
    • Screen printing
    • Digital printing
    • Rotary printing
  • Knit fabric
    • Warp knitting
    • Flat knitting
  • Woven fabric
    • Plain


  • Cotton
  • Organic cotton
  • Linen
  • Wool
  • Cashmere
  • Alpaca
  • Angora
  • Cupro
  • Acetate
  • Polyamide
  • Polypropylene


  • Curl-proof
  • Wrinkle free
  • Thermal protection
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Chlorine-resistant
  • Sun cream and oil-resistant
  • Breathable
  • Energizing


  • Accessory (luggage, jewellery, leather goods)
  • Beachwear
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Fitness
  • Haute Couture
  • Homewear
  • Medical, orthopaedic
  • Ready-to-wear
  • Swimwear
  • Yoga
  • Underwear

Production volumes

  • Capsules – short run
  • High volume
  • Stock service

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