STOLL, the flat knitting brand of the KARL MAYER GROUP
With the so-called closing, the merger of the two world market leaders, KARL MAYER and STOLL, was officially completed on 1st July 2020.
STOLL will continue its activities within the KARL MAYER GROUP as autonomous business unit. The brand will be carried on independently, and represents KARL MAYER‘s expertise in the field of flat knitting technology.
STOLL has been a reliable manufacturer of high-performance flat knitting machines since 1873. Offering intelligent software solutions for sampling and production planning, such as knitelligence®, today's models open up the possibilities of digitalization for customers. In addition, STOLL has made a name for itself as a constant and innovative source of inspiration for the textile and apparel industry in fashion and technical textiles.
That's what STOLL stands for/This is us?
The brand STOLL as a part of the KARL MAYER GROUP is a leader in flat-knitting machine technology. We offer innovative tools and services for the knitting of tomorrow. Founded over 150 years ago, we have now a strong reputation for providing highly sophisticated knitting solutions and as an independent thinker and developer in the section of Fashion & Technology and Techical Textiles.
On a total of 32.450 sqm we develop, engineer and produce most of our machines at our headquarters in Reutlingen, Germany.
The new customer center is intended to be an inspiring meeting place for partners in the textile value chain. Through exchange and joint projects, we want to drive relevant innovations related to flat knitting.
We are represented in various locations around the world
Our in-depth manufacturing process with strict quality controls during the whole of the finishing process underlines our total commitment to quality (certified according to ISO 9001:2000).
Our position in the market is known worldwide. We differentiate ourselves through extensive market activities, advertising with a distinctive brand identity and through our presence at all important machinery and fashion trade fairs.
STOLL Machines are flexible! They produce from knit articles on fully fashioned to complete articles (STOLL-knit and wear®). And more: A STOLL machine can knit (almost) anything. STOLL machines can e.g. economically be used for Fully Fashion ot knit and wear. With our machine portfolio, we set completely new standards and open up unsurpassed knitting dimensions.
STOLL software solutions offer innovative software tools for more transparency, efficiency and economical patterning and knitting processes.
Our Fahion Center, at our headquarters in Reutlingen has some of the most innovative and influential knitting professionals in the entire industry. We are here to consult with you on design solutions, applied knitting technology, yarn characteristics & sourcing, finishing, and more!
STOLL Technical Textiles, to respond to the high demands of a diverse textile industry and to enable and further develop innovative functional and industrial applications.