Since the 1960's B&B Italia have been one of Italy's leading producers of contemporary furniture. From the very beginning, led by Piero Ambrogio Busnelli, the company pioneered new materials and ways of making from their base in Brianza.
Working with respected designers and architects from across the world, B&B has an vast collection that incorporates almost every type of furniture imaginable. The company is perhaps best known for it's lounge seating such as Antonio Citterio's Charles Sofa, as well as its tables and outdoor collection.
In 1975 the company also launched the Maxalto collection, a series of wooden furniture pieces by Afra and Tobia Scarpa that has continued to develop and expand over the years.