Insights from the Reifenhäuser Group following financial year-end

The financial year closed June 30, 2017 for the Reifenhäuser Group, it brought good results and provided insight into the future direction of highly competitive global markets.

The novelties and advancements presented at the leading trade shows, over the past twelve months, resonated with customers worldwide and resulted in a significant number of new orders.

Ulrich Reifenhäuser, managing director of the family company, now run by the third generation, said, “We have one hundred per cent achieved our objectives. The K show in October 2016 and the nonwovens trade fair INDEX held this April were excellent platforms to present true innovations, which fully deserve to be described as such, to the worldwide plastics processing industries.”

A comprehensive range of new film technologies were showcased at K 2016, while new developments in the nonwoven area were unveiled at INDEX. Reifenhäuser Reicofil launched a new line, RF5 technology, which set standards in quality, output, uptime, efficiency and machine intelligence. With this development, Reifenhäuser aims to enhance the position of the technology leaders.