To become leader in expanded polyurethane processing by providing innovative sleep system solutions and other foam application areas.
To create differentiation/positioning opportunities for our customers by providing high added-value solutions that are research-, consultation-, technology- and service-driven.
Research and development of made-to-measure expanded polyurethane padding solutions that let customers stand out and grow on a highly competitive market.
Every day, we strive to give our customers unrivalled value and opportunities.
For more than 30 years Expan has been one of Italy’s leading converters of expanded polyurethane for use in products that provide personal comfort and well-being.
Expan specialises in the processing of expanded polyurethane, using it to make a broad product range that includes mattresses, pillows and seat paddings for indoor, outdoor, automobile, nautical and hospital uses.
Expan draws on its extensive experience to provide a vast assortment of mattress cores. Made with materials of the highest quality and meticulously finished, our mattresses are ideal for those seeking perfect rest, relaxation and well-being.
Constant research, development and innovation make Expan a solid, reliable partner capable of meeting the customer’s every need, from initial design to the creation of made-to-measure products that offer outstanding technology, comfort and performance.
Every day we strive to improve, embracing new technology to enhance our customers’ success.
Expan is founded and soon makes its mark as one of Italy’s most innovative expanded polyurethane converters.
Expan is the first company in Italy to install an automatic vertical shaping machine.
Despite a serious fire that severely damages the main production line, Expan doesn’t lose a single manufacturing day.
Expan is the first Italian manufacturer to establish a fully automated line for cutting, shaping and packaging the finished product.
Expan becomes the first Italian company – and only the fourth in the world – to install the innovative turntable splitting machine by Fecken-Kirfel®, which chooses to emblazon it with the Expan logo at the Interzum Fair in Cologne.
Expan produces its first mattress core in viscoelastic and polyurethane foam.
Expan is the first converter business invited to exhibit at the Interzum Fair in Cologne.
Expan reinvents the spring, using the material it knows best: polyurethane foam. Once again, its range arouses considerable interest at the Interzum Fair in Cologne.
The purchase of a new roller type gluing machine that uses water-based adhesive helps boost product quality while lowering costs and raising output capacity.
Expan exhibits at the Russian MEBEL fair in Moscow for the first time: it’s a major success.
Expan displays a broad array of new products at Interzum.
Expan acquires a mattress rolling machine, resulting in less bulk, lower shipping costs and more advantages for customers.
Expan introduces a new machine for grooving slab surfaces to speed up production and improve service.
Expan takes part in Interzum for the fifth consecutive time, again showcasing new ideas, now with a bigger stand that reflects the results of the firm’s progress
Expan leaves its original site in Resana to move to a larger, more efficient plant in Santa Maria di Sala.
A new, advanced fume extraction hood is installed at the plant to safeguard worker health and the environment.