COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS ON DISPLAY AT ITMA 2019
Itema spare parts and after-sales service
Not just looms. During ITMA 2019, even Original Spare parts will be on show in Itema booth to remind of the importance of equipping machines with top quality after-sales products for a long-term success.
At the Itema booth, visitors will have the chance to examine and recognize some of the most well-known key components of the machines which made recent weaving history.
Dedicated Product Care and Spare Parts teams will be available to advise on the endless possibilities to optimize Itema, Sulzer, Somet, or Vamatex branded machines’ performance and explore the range of options available to get the most out of the Itema looms, including:
- high-quality replacement parts;
- fast turnaround and delivery time;
- upgrade & conversion kits to retrofit latest Itema innovations on your previous models looms;
- electric, electronic and mechanic repairs from qualified Itema personnel and authorized service agent network;
- specific training in one of the ItemaCampus facilities or on Customer site.
Best-in-class weaving machineries deserve likewise top-quality equipment. Both in ordinary running and in case of replacements, damages, or conversions, only Original parts can guarantee the maximum performance of machines where mechanics, electronic and electric aspects have to create a perfect synergy. Itema OEM components are conceived with the same perfectionist philosophy looms are created, from raw materials to aftermarket, along the entire process.
The first step to protect your weaving machinery equipment and investment is to choose strictly original spare parts. Our replacement parts, going back to the origins of our weaving machines and covering the full range of machinery from the early days of Somet, Vamatex, Sultex and now Itema, are designed for the perfect fit and optimum performance.
Thanks to our advanced, lean manufacturing capabilities, we can make-to-order quickly and efficiently using 100% latest-model, 5-axis CNC machinery deployed throughout our production sites. Stringent quality controls are carried out to check for any deviations or imperfections.
Our sales and service representatives can discuss with you first-hand the advantages of choosing original parts, as well as the range of other options at hand to provide you the full support you may require.
Our OEM online shop, myItema, is an intuitive online ordering system that provides anytime, anywhere, an easy-to-use tool for our Customers to browse through our parts catalogues, create a shopping list of parts required, and order parts directly. This system also provides the option to receive quotations and availability indications prior to placing an order, as well as the ability to track the order progress and status online.
Ordering your genuine spare parts online could not be easier. The portal can be accessed directly from the “Spare Parts” section of Itema Group corporate website.
Once logged in, it is possible to access the “Spare Parts Ordering” section, choose “Quotation” or “Order”, and the category “Itema Product” for SOMET – VAMATEX – ITEMA branded rapier and airjet machines or “Sulzer/Sultex Product” for SULZER – SULTEX branded machines and ITEMA projectile looms.
Search in myItema by part code, add from the machine catalog available online or import from an Excel file or a saved wishlist. Request your myItema account (email@example.com) to discover for yourself the full functionality of our Customer portal.
Up to 5 different user accounts for the same Company
Large organizations can benefit from multiple myItema user accounts in order to extend the benefits of the Itema online portal more widely. Up to five different accounts for the same company can be requested and profiled with different visibility of the information. For example, only one account could be authorized to proceed to order. In this way, your weaving mill personnel and/or purchasing department can prepare the shopping basket ahead of time and only the designated person who is specifically authorized, can click to place the order.
Upgrade & Conversion Kits
Itema offers a comprehensive portfolio of upgrade and conversion solutions aimed at bringing the latest Itema innovations straight to your weaving mill. Boost your machine performance, restore or improve functionality or extend the lifetime of your equipment.
It is now possible to retrofit your existing weaving machinery, going back to the earliest models made by historic brands which now make up Itema, such as Sulzer/Sultex, Somet and Vamatex.
Whether you are looking to optimize machine performance, improve user-friendliness and ergonomics, reduce operating costs, or start producing new styles of fabrics, Itema has the right upgrade solution for you.
Browse through the Kits catalogue now available in our MyItema e-commerce shop and feel free to ask any information to our Spare Parts staff waiting for you in Itema booth.
Our professional teams of experienced mechanical, electronic and electrical technicians provide a full range of comprehensive repair services to help get your weaving machines back into production and reduce downtime. All electronic, electrical and mechanical repair services are thoroughly tested to ensure quality and performance.
Itema factory-trained technicians offer the full range of electronic and electrical repair services, including servo motor repairs and inverter drive repairs, printed electronic circuit boards and processor controls repairs, to name just a few. Specialized Itema Electronic Repair Centers offer high-quality, fast and efficient service in Italy, Switzerland, China, Japan, USA, and India, as well as at select agencies around the world.
Closer to Customers
Itema believes in geographic proximity to our Customers. That’s why, in addition to the two main European production and automated distribution hubs in Italy and Switzerland, Itema operates spare parts hubs and dedicated service stations also in China, USA, India, Japan, and relies on an extensive network of carefully selected agents and representatives in over 70 countries around the world.
Our spare parts logistics hubs handle a vast assortment of some 100,000 OEM product codes going back to early-day loom makes and models in our weaving machine portfolio.
When you order your OEM replacement or upgrade parts – whether directly on MyItema online portal, by contacting your Itema sales or service representative, or by calling the Itema agent in your country – your request is automatically forwarded to one of the closest Customer Care centers based on the model and make of your weaving machine being serviced and on the closest location that can dispatch your desired article. The entire process is studied in order to ensure the fastest response and dispatch time possible and a wise customer service delivered in your language.
For any inquiries related to spare part orders, upgrade & conversion kits, pricing, delivery and availability, contact our dedicated spare parts order desks near you as follows:
for SOMET – VAMATEX – ITEMA branded rapier and airjet machines inquiries
Phone +39 035 728 3000 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Language spoken: English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, check all languages
for SULZER – SULTEX branded machines and ITEMA projectile looms inquiries
Phone +41 32 686 11 11 – email@example.com
Language spoken: English, German, French, Italian
for all ITEMA loom models and inquiries in Chinese and English for the Mainland China
Phone +86 21 6774 2618 x152 – Mr Li Yuh Hu – firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone +86 21 6774 2618 x306 –Ms Judy Lu – email@example.com
for all spare parts inquiries in Asia Pacific countries
Phone +852 2317 1212 – Mr Samuel Leung – firstname.lastname@example.org