Founded in 1979, Têxteis J.F. Almeida, S.A. (JFA) has become a benchmark company in the home textiles sector. Currently, it matches more than 600 qualified professionals with modern industrial equipment, at Guimarães, which ensures a quick response to clients demands.
Têxteis J.F. Almeida, S.A. focuses in a traditional sector of the Portuguese economy and is oriented for foreign markets (85% of production). Differentiation is assured by the quality of the final product, technology, responsiveness, flexibility in production and attractive design.
Têxteis J.F .Almeida, S.A. is a totally vertical company.
The chain production starts with the preparation of fibers and spinning, continues through the intermediate stages of weaving, dyeing and finishing, which are followed by confection and shipping.
The textile spinning unit has a machine park composed of 3 lines of opening, 13 cards, 8 rolling mills and 9 Open-Ends that make up a total of 2400 spindles.
This installed capacity can reach 850 tons / month of yarn produced, resulting from the commitment of 33 employees.
The Weaving unit has a unique equipment park: 93 itema looms (divided by 73 jacquard staubli and 20 machines).
This productive unit, with great versatility and responsiveness, is capable of presenting 450 tons/month to the market.
The Dyeing unit provides services of dyeing and finishing of felts, quilts, fabric and yarn in any type of fiber.
With a modern fleet of machines, it has a monthly capacity of 1100 tonnes and can thus be considered to be one of the largest dye shops in Europe.
This Pole has a 24-hour lab that can respond to new colors in just one day.
The Têxteis J.F. Almeida, S.A. Logistics Unit was opened in January 2016 by the Minister of Economy.
This vital piece of infrastructure is the result of an investment of 1,5 millions euro and has enabled the company’s storage capacity to rise to 4.400 pallets, equal do 160 TIR trucks or 800 tons of finished products.
Efficiency and capacity to respond to clients are the order of the day at this new plant. The entire process is automated, thereby guaranteeing delivery in less than 48 hours.