Experience, Passion
and Research

In the realization of new ideas

About us

Manfredo and Marcello Testella begin their business in 1978 with a representative company aimed at spreading the production of some tanneries of linings, in the footwear area.

In a few years, the Testella brothers become a point of reference for many shoe manufacturers who appreciate their expertise and seriousness.

In 1982 they constitute TI EMME srl, starting the activity that places them at the center of the international footwear market.

The success of TI EMME was mainly determined by linings and heel-grip articles in goat and calf.

The introduction of articles for uppers, nappa suede and laminates was the right complement to the treated articles.

The continuous research, the innovation and the increasing specialization have allowed technical and competitive productions that fully meet the demands and requirements of the market.


The lining production is carried out with particular attention to the conformity of the materials to the European REACH Legislation and supported by related chemical analyzes and physical-mechanical tests.

The research and specialization in the various stages of processing of calf and goat linings always determine new products aimed to satisfying the growing needs of the market.

In addition to aniline, pigment, pearly and lamina finishes, they have a remarkable confirmation with natural articles in soft tanning.

Among the technical articles, the goat heel-grip takes on great importance.


Goat Suede, paillettes, nappa, lamina, patent, vegetable articles in goat and calf turn out to be the offer of articles for footwear uppers.

Variegated and responsive production in colors, looks and prices for needs of designers and best brands.


Research and innovation in the use of eco-sustainable products, in increasingly sophisticated tanning systems, the utmost attention to the total absence of child exploitation, collaborations with fashion designers at the forefront of the fashion trend, price competitiveness have always been the basis the objectives of TI EMME.

TI EMME srl has obtained the sympathy and esteem for his renowned competence, for the interpersonal relationships with every single customer, for the recognized confidentiality so important in a sector in which the competition is often entrusted to the particular ones.


Via Toscana, 25
63811 Sant'Elpidio a Mare (FM) – Italy
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Phone: 0734/810310
Fax: 0734/810428

We are present at Lineapelle Milano PAD.11 stand C02