The Merlo Company is Born


Established by siblings Natalina and Amilcare Merlo in 1964, Merlo SpA is created in the spirit of tenacity, hard work, and innovation given to them by their father Giuseppe Amilcare Merlo since they were old enough to use tools.


Construction begins on a brand new plant in San Defendente di Cervasca, just outside of Cuneo, a city in the province of Piedmont, Italy. A production process spanning several decades commences.