kek-kaschierungen.de

Milestones

1954
Company founded as “Alfred Giehler OHG” in Freiburg, Germany

1959
Arthur Engelmann, the current owner’s father, took over the company

1961
Company moved to Kenzingen

1974
Karl Engelmann took over the company; name changed to “kek-Kaschierungen GmbH”

1993
New construction of production and administrative buildings in Herbolzheim, relocation of the company

1995
Expansion to include upholstery

1996
Expansion to include stamping

2006
Extension of the large production hall

2009
The Hornschuch Group, one of the leading manufacturers marketers of types of vinyl, foil, high-tech synthetics is assuming 75 % of the kek shares; 25 % remains with Karl Engelmann. Herbolzheim remains as the headquarters of the company.

2011
Expansion by a large storehouse

2014
Expansion of the office spaces