Rieter Holding AG engages in the provision of textile machinery and components used in short staple fiber spinning. It operates through the following segments: Machines & Systems, After sales and Components. The Machines & Systems segment develops machinery and systems for producing yarns from natural and manmade fibers and blends. The After Sales segment provides products and services for spinning mills throughout the product life cycle of installations. The Components segment engages in supplying components for shortstaple and long-staple spinning mills as well as for producers of nonwovens. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland.