On 18 January 2018, the Ferretti Group grew to become the one yachting model to supply the widest vary of manufacturers in your entire Italian nautical trade, all due to buying the famend and iconic Wally model. At Boot Düsseldorf, Ferretti Group introduced the entry of Wally, a timeless nautical model that’s an emblem of design and innovation, inside the portfolio of its manufacturers.
Through an unique license settlement of the Wally model, the Group additional enriches its vary, which thus turns into the widest and most revolutionary of your entire Italian nautical trade. The license settlement represents a elementary step within the model acquisition course of and permits the Group to work instantly on the additional growth of the model. In the four-year interval 2019 to 2022, Ferretti Group will make investments over 70 to 84 million euros within the first two years – within the growth of the model and within the design and development of recent product ranges. The new Wally fashions can be constructed on the Ferretti Group shipyards, particularly the Super Yacht Yard in Ancona would be the reference plant for Wally’s largest yachts. During the Düsseldorf press convention, Ferretti Group will current the primary undertaking of the new-era, the 48 Wallytender, which can be one of the anticipated premières on the Cannes Yachting Festival 2019. Read concerning the WallyKokoNut Superyacht Sold.
Alberto Galassi, CEO of Ferretti Group, mentioned: “There has long been a mutual fascination between us and Wally and from today we will continue to develop this extraordinary brand with method, vision and investments. And with the same energy and creativity that have lead Ferretti Group the top of the yachting world. As yachting enthusiast, I’m looking forward to discovering the boats that will come from the exclusive collaboration with Luca Bassani: it is easy to foresee that they will push the frontiers of innovation and aesthetic avant-garde to a new echelon.”.
Luca Bassani, the founding father of Wally, commented: “The market today requires significant investments to develop new products and new markets. Ferretti Group has great industrial, organizational and commercial capabilities and will be able to boost Wally. I will continue my design and development activity on an exclusive basis, ensuring the continuity of Wally’s DNA. All the years and the effort to build the brand will have a continuation. I could not wish anything better for Wally’s life.”
Thanks to the settlement with Ferretti Group, Wally returns to Boot Düsseldorf, the place it had not been exhibiting since 2004, with a sales space (Hall 6, No. 6E59) which stands out for its revolutionary and technological idea, elegantly expressing all of the types of one of the iconic manufacturers of the nautical world.
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