LEADING INNOVATION FOR OVER 40 YEARS.
Franco Calabria, founder and father of the current owners, travels to America. He visits poultry farms and realizes the hand-loading chicken process could benefit from automated systems.
The idea takes shape: the Ciemme company is born. The first example of a belt chicken loader is created.
The company grows. The first belt turkey loader is created.
The Franco Calabria machines become the industry standard in the domestic market.
Ciemme begins to export its machines abroad.
The company makes its debut in the world of logistics, drawing on the experience gained in the design of conveyor belts for the poultry industry.
The first complex system of conveyor belts is created and delivered to General Motors to transport engine heads.
Apollo is launched - the new, more advanced chicken loader.
Ciemme revolutionizes the French market by standardizing the automatic turkey loading turkey process.
Following a major reorganization the company name is changed to CIEMMECALABRIA srl, giving greater prominence to the family surname. The company enters the American market.
The company continues to expand, launching products in Russia.
The 500th machine is sold.
On its 40th anniversary, the company expands and opens a new office with 10,000 sq/m of office and production space.
Continued growth in international markets leads to the creation of the CMC Industries brand and a new trademark. With this realignment, the company strengthens its international image, conveying the values they've embodied through more than forty years of success.