About us

In 1982, thanks to the intuitive genius of the founder Rocco Cilenti and his 2 partners,  Panther S.p.A was born. A company which soon stated its leadership on the Italian and international markets, specializing in the production of high quality injected sports shoes.

Panther is the pioneer in the field of safety shoes and at the end of the nineties, substituted the production of sporty shoes and launched its first range of injected safety shoes, an absolute innovation in this market, it was a great success.

After some strategic decisions, such as the change of the name from Panther to Aboutblu, in 2013 the company resumed a path successfully started 30 years earlier returning to its original name: Panther.

The goal was to promote Italian quality and reliability of its 3 brands Aboutblu, Panther and NoStop worldwide.

Today Panther is a leading manufacturer that constantly invests in sophisticated technologies and new generation materials according to the highest safety standards. Panther has both European and International certification standards: ISO 9001, CSA (Canada), ASTM (USA), BENCHMARK (Australia-New Zealand), DGUV 112-191 (for the use of orthopedic inserts in Germany).

The continuous evolution of Panther also passes through an image renewal, with a brand new modern logo, which is a unique matrix of its three brands.

A long established company well known for its quality and unaltered mission through decades of success, in which evolution and tradition merge into a modern design, always faithful to its DNA

Quality & Certifications

  • Certificazione ICIM
  • Certificazione IQNET
  • Certificazione CISQ
  • Certificazione CSA Group
  • Certificazione Benchmark
  • Certificazione ASTM
  • Certificazione DGUV
  • Certificazione Reach