PROGRESS: our history
39 years and moreThe story of an all-Italian family and company, dedicated to tradition and constant research. Because who believes in the future and valuable ideas never quits growing. Arcansas remained over the years a family business despite its strong growth. We’re a solid company that can define long-term business goals and freely shape our future. Since 1980 we design, produce and distribute profiles for tillings, hygienic cove, floors and hardware/do-it-yourself on the national and international market.
Future plans of the company? Manage fully the production cycle to guarantee our customers always more quality and more control on the finished product.
The story of a family
Stelio Scriattoli founds Arkansas Corporation in Fano (Pu). A small company of 200 sqm, with 5 employees. His dream? Commercialize on an industrial level profiles fo construction and offer the market an innovative product. A winning idea thanks to which the company starts to consolidate its position and in 1984 moves to a larger site of 1000 square meters in Lucrezia (Pu).
Thanks to important investments in production technologies and most innovative materials available on the market, absolute innovations are presented in the profile market: self-adhesive profiles and profiles produced from profiling machine with customized packaging.
Stelio passes the helm of the company to his son Amedeo. The company continues to grow and in 1998 it also renews its communication with a rebranding operation: Arcansas srl is born.
Arcansas moves to its new 5500 sq m headquarter in Piagge (Pu). Investments in production technologies and the development of the product range continu. The exclusive patented design of customizable display units for sales points is introduced.
It is the year of the turning point: the company opens to trade its profiles to the large retail chains and consolidates its market share in Italy.
Arcansas becomes leader of the large retail chains for profiles on the Italian market. The new packaging for metal profiles is presented.
2013/2014 The third generation joins the company with Federico, Amedeo’s son. Export exceeds 30% of the turnover. Arcansas regularly exports to over 34 countries..
The Piagge plant expands and the production cycle is fully transfered to the new headquarter of Mondavio (Pu). The new Arcansas warehouse in France is inaugurated. The product range exceeds 5000 references. A system for the total traceability of products and the automated management of the warehouse is introduced. New finishes for aluminum, pvc and stainless steel profiles are presented.