Rieter Makes the Difference

Key Data on the Environment, Social Issues and Corporate Governance

A benchmark in yarn strength

Compacting device COMPACTapron

Optimizing draw frame performance

Tuft versus draw frame blending

Unique solutions for processing man-made fibers

About Rieter

Rieter is the world’s leading supplier of systems for short-staple fiber spinning. Based in Winterthur (Switzerland), the company develops and manufactures machinery, systems and components used to convert natural and man-made fibers and their blends into yarns. Rieter is the only supplier worldwide to cover spinning preparation processes as well as all four end spinning processes currently established on the market. Furthermore, Rieter is a leader in the field of precision winding machines. With 18 manufacturing locations in ten countries, the company employs a global workforce of some 5 480, about 16.5% of whom are based in Switzerland. Rieter is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange under ticker symbol RIEN.

Products and Services

  • Systems

    As a leading supplier of installations for manufacturing yarns from short-staple fibers, Rieter offers a unique spectrum of products and services, and custom spinning mill systems that are tailored to satisfy every customer preference. Rieter enables spinning mills to achieve extremely high efficiency rates and a competitive advantage over the entire life cycle of a spinning mill. Furthermore, Rieter is a leader in the field of precision winding machines.

  • Components

    The companies Accotex, Bräcker, Graf, Novibra, Suessen and Temco are the specialists for key components of short- and long-staple spinning, filament processing as well as of products for the nonwovens industry. The internationally recognized technological know-how, the high-precision manufacturing and the excellent advisory services characterize these world-leading brands.

  • Digitization

    ESSENTIAL – Rieter Digital Spinning Suite provides fact based optimization proposals, key performance indicators and even predicts downtime risks. This powerful tool supports management activities with comprehensive and clearly arranged digital analytics. With ESSENTIAL you are unlocking the full range of digital value creation possibilities for your mill.

  • After sales

    Rieter accompanies customers’ equipment throughout their lifecycle by providing original parts and modernization solutions. Through premium and innovative parts, Rieter maintains and even enhances the original performance of existing spinning machines.

  • Services

    Rieter deploys its specialists around the world to accompany customers toward success. From installation, to repairs and training, Rieter’s specialists are always at hand to assist customers in growing their sales and business.


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Rieter as a global company offers a broad variety of attractive positions around the world. The expected know-how and commitment as well as flexibility and loyalty is compensated by performance based remuneration, challenging assignments in an international, multicultural working environment with attractive in-house opportunities for future development.

Open Positions

For each open position, we look for employees with appropriate skills and experience as well as relevant potential. You can find out about the vacancies in our Internet, social media channel and job platform. Have you seen an offer that fits your skills and interests? Then take the decisive step: Send us your application.

Rieter's website is supposed to give customer access to the world of Rieter's systems, machines, components, parts and services in the most easy and convenient way.Norbert Klapper, Chief Executive Officer