With our fully integrated production and storage facilities in the heart of Europe, we give our customers a decisive competitive advantage: a secure value chain, supported by lean logistics, fast production and absolute delivery reliability. Thanks also to a certified quality management system and decades of know-how, A&E Gütermann guarantees the highest level of production.


Our production sites in Europe produce high-quality sewing threads for the Consumer, Industry and Automotive sectors. In this way, we create the optimum conditions for our global business:
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Our sewing threads for the Consumer, Industry and Automotive sectors are produced at our European headquarters in Gutach im Breisgau, Germany.

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Sewing threads for the Industry and Automotive sectors are produced at our site in Maribor, Slovenia.

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The winding and packaging of our sewing threads for the Consumer sector takes place at our site in St. Maria de Palautordera, Spain.

We are proud of our production facilities in Gutach and Maribor, where everything was originally developed and where the thread will continue to be spun, twisted, dyed, finished, wound, packed and delivered. A dense network of production companies and subsidiaries as well as trading partners ensures that our products are guaranteed to be at the right place at the right time. Not just in Europe, but worldwide.


We regularly invest in the continuous expansion of state-of-the-art production technologies and connect these with innovative manufacturing processes and products. Compliance with the highest technical production and quality standards ensures that our premium sewing threads are produced in an efficient and sustainable way.
Production Process


We apply the highest standards to the quality of the resources we use and their processing. Certified processes and reliable structures form the basis of our quality management system. We place the greatest importance on regular audits and the awareness that every application deserves the perfect qualitative solution. Our threads and yarns meet these high requirements. A&E Gütermann’s quality promise is based on the following principles:

Certified processes, reliable structures: Our QM-system

  • certified according to DIN EN ISO/TS16949:2009
  • certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


Sustainability – our responsibility:

  • Environmentally friendly energy strategies and energy management certified according to DIN EN ISO 5001:2011
  • Product launches according to OEKO-TEX® standard 100
  • CFC-free
  • REACH standard

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Our quality seal for premium sewing threads of highest quality made in Europe



For us, comprehensive service is a must. What comes before the sewing threads are made, and what comes after? For us, the customer’s needs are a personal matter. We advise you before and after production and are at your disposal at all times with our many years of experience. Together with our team of experienced sewing technicians, we develop customer-specific seam solutions for you in our Seam Competence Centres.
We can also offer you an on-site sewing technology service that can provide competent advice specific to your individual situation. Would you like to talk to a consultant? Feel free to contact us at: