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Royal Paper Featured in Tissue World Magazine for 2020 Record Year

“2020 was a record year of growth for us. We expect 2021 to be the same”

An entrepreneurial spirit gives Royal Paper the means to diversify and expand west to east across the complete range of private label products. Chief Executive Kevin Otero gives TWM an insight into the shifting manufacturing and retail trends during the Covid pandemic.

When a Flex 700 Swing rewinder came on stream at Royal Paper’s tissue facility in Arizona it was the fourth delivery of the complete line. It also coincided with an acceleration in demand for certain tissue products across the US as the pandemic took hold and fundamentally changed the industry.

Kevin Otero, Chief Executive of the company, Royal Paper, looks back on it now from the vantage of a record-breaking year. The timing of adding additional capacity was at a great time to capitalise on increased demand. They were able to “flex up” and “pivot to the opportunities” to meet the challenge head-on.

To read the entire article written by Helen Morris featured in Tissue World Magazine Click Here