Breaking News

RKW names Manfred Bracher as COO

January 23, 2014

Manfred Bracher has been appointed to the RKW Group’s executive management board as the COO. He will be responsible for the supervision and organization of all operational and technical processes. He will also remain the vice president of the GBA Hygiene and Medical which he has headed since April 1, 2013.

Bracher has more than 20 years of experience in the international plastics business. “We are pleased that we were able to get such an expert for our executive management board team," says RKW SE CEO Roland Roth.

Roth says that in his new function Bracher will make an important contribution to advancing RKW to the top of the global market for hygiene films and nonwovens.

Prior to working for the RKW Group Bracher held various management positions including vice president and general manager in the film and packaging industry.
  • The Year That Was 2016

    The Year That Was 2016

    Karen McIntyre, Editor||December 1, 2016
    The year 2016 included investments, new product development and an entrepreneurial spirit in nonwovens that will surely impac

  • The Automotives Market

    The Automotives Market

    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor||December 1, 2016
    Nonwovens continue to replace other materials in cars and automotive components.

  • Hygiene Components Suppliers Respond to Change

    Hygiene Components Suppliers Respond to Change

    Karen McIntyre, Editor||December 1, 2016
    Growth and diversification in adult incontinence and new players in the baby diaper market force makers of adhesives, elastic