Alea was established in 1881
As a company operating in the ﬁeld of silk and wool drying, the most promising industry towards the end of the century in the region.
The company is able to acquire a great level of specialization to meet the demand of a production system based on many small and scattered producers.
The reconstruction turns the textile system in an organized group of companies, man made ﬁbers come in use and again Alea is able to support their production by supplying new types of dryers, for yarn, staples and for the heatsetting of a large variety of fabrics styles.
The company is leading in Italy and towards the end of the decade, she turns to foreign countries: these are growing bigger and the development of their economies is very interesting.
Is achieved in USA and very promising markets appear to be both China and India; today, after the reorganization, Alea looks at the future with the determination and the awareness that have come a long way.
In July 2020 it is establlished a partnership with Cubotex, one of the top Italian dyeing systems manufacturers. The design and production of hank dryers, loose fibre and towr dryers is now performed by Cubotex. Alea sales network merges with Cubotex one for those machines which are sold under the brand of "Alea by Cubotex".