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My name is Fabio Travenzoli and i own Astorflex a company who's name was invented by my father Alfredo who, together with his brother Bettino, succeeded in the business of their father Daniele and of their grandfather Ferdinando.
At the beginning of the 19th century, in Castel D'ario (Mantova) where the first shoe factory was set up, there were lots of small, family-run workshops that produced handmade footwear with leather uppers annd wooden solos.
After the first world war, at the outset of industrialisation, the small "Fratelli Travenzoli" concern started to produce different types of footwear using the "Ideal" method (outer stitching along the edge of the sole).
That i have pursued since 1984