IMPETUS Group started its activity in the textile sector in 1973. Nowadays, with several companies and approximately 860 employees (693 in Portugal), the group reaches an annual production of 4.650.000 articles. Presenting a completely vertical structure, the Group is specialized in the production of Cut & Sew and seamless underwear, providing its customers an excellent service that covers the development, IDT, production and shipping.
IMPETUS was created in 1973 in the small town of Apúlia, in Esposende (Portugal).
The founders, Maria Emília and Alberto Figueiredo, began their activity with only 6 people.
Today, Impetus, is one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of underwear in the world.
The brand Impetus, is a leader in the segment of men's underwear, and proudly maintains all the manufacturing in Portugal.
In the Brand's portfolio are fashion collections, functional technical lines, sports and high quality articles. The range is complete with pajamas, homewear and beachwear.
At the moment, Impetus is present in several markets such as Portugal, Spain, France, Greece, Germany, Russia, Mexico, Japan and China (among other countries).
In 2016 Impetus celebrated an agreement with the eternal Spanish football Team Keeper, Iker Casillas, becoming an ambassador for the Brand.