The Manufacture de Tricots Jean Ruiz, 100% made in France

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Located in Roanne, in the Loire (42), the Jean Ruiz Knitting Manufacture has been specialising in the manufacture of high-end stitches for 35 years (sweaters, hats, scarves).

They work in partnership with designers, fashion professionals and the biggest brands (Lacoste, Maison Montagut, Le Slip Français, Fifi Chachnil, Henjl, Vitos…) thanks to a qualified staff and a state-of-the-art production tool. Every year, part of the machine fleet is renewed and investments are also made in new CAD software, thus expanding our mesh offer.


The Kitwear Expert

Specialized in the manufacture of knitwear, knitting and remeshing, La Manufacture de Tricots Jean Ruiz works we work the gauges 3-5-7-8-10-12 in decreased and cut and sewn on Shima looms. They produce Jacquard, Intarsia and structured or seamless knits. The research department is equipped with 2 independent CAD stations, allowing the development of customized collections. 12 electronic looms for the knitting stage.

From the creation of models to the production of parts

-Needs study: provision of prototypes and mesh samples.
-From your specifications (sketch, study file…), simulation by a CAD software.
-Tests on several gauges, materials or mesh sets and installation of prototypes which can be in Integral (seamless)
-Production in co-contracting or subcontracting according to your wishes.
-Quality control.
-Finishes such as finishing, ironing, folding.
-Packaging and shipping.


Come and discover French knitting at Made in France Première Vision, on April 3 and 4: they will be delighted to present you their workshop, prototypes and different stitches and to accompany you in your development!

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