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    Geismar, LA, USA | June 16, 2017

    GOV. EDWARDS AND MAUSER CEO HANS-PETER SCHAEFER ANNOUNCE INDUSTRIAL PACKAGING PROJECT IN ASCENSION PARISH

    Project to result in $10 million capital investment, 75 new direct and indirect jobs in Geismar

    GEISMAR, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Mauser Group CEO Hans-Peter Schaefer announced Mauser will complete a $10 million capital investment in a new Louisiana packaging facility in Geismar, near its major industrial customers in Ascension Parish. Mauser USA LLC – part of the German glo…

    Los Angeles, USA | April 03, 2017

    SCI ANNOUNCES CLOSING OF MAUSER GROUP ACQUISITION

    LOS ANGELES, CA April 3, 2017– Stone Canyon Industries, LLC (“SCI”), is pleased to announce the successful closing today of its previously announced purchase agreement to acquire Mauser Group N.V., a global supplier of rigid packaging products and services for industrial use, from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (“CD&R”). SCI, through its subsidiary BWAY Corp. (“BWAY”), is…

    Santa Monica, USA | February 07, 2017

    SCI ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE MAUSER GROUP

    SANTA MONICA, CA February 7, 2017 – Stone Canyon Industries, LLC (“SCI”), announced today that it entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Mauser Group N.V., a global supplier of rigid packaging products and services for industrial use, from Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (“CD&R”). SCI, through its subsidiary BWAY Corp. (“BWAY”), the leading North American …

    Oosterhout, The Netherlands | January 30, 2017

    Mauser Group N.V. Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering of Ordinary Shares

    Mauser Group N.V. (“MAUSER”), a global supplier of rigid packaging products and services for industrial use, announced today that it has commenced an initial public offering of 12,620,000 ordinary shares pursuant to a registration statement on Form F-1, as amended, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). The initial public offering price is currently exp…

    Bruehl, Germany | December 19, 2016

    MAUSER Know-How Conference: Proud History – Bright Future

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading manufacturer of industrial packaging solutions, recently invited their licensing and know-how partners to the company’s 24th International Know-How and MIPI Conference in Vienna, Austria. During the event MAUSER proudly celebrated its 120th anniversary.

    The conference was opened by CEO Hans-Peter Schaefer who guided the participants through the exciting histor…

    Chicago, Illiinois, USA | December 05, 2016

    NCG Announces Acquisition of Total Container Group

    The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) is once again expanding its North American operations with the acquisition of Total Container Group (TCG) and Advantage IBC.

    TCG was established in 2014 by combining two established industrial container companies; K.P. McNamara and RnR Industrial Services.  CMO Enterprises, a company that offers a comprehensive array of industr…

    Bruehl/Germany | September 26, 2016

    FachPack 2016: MAUSER and NCG Present Innovative Concepts for Industrial and Dangerous Goods Packaging – Booth 7A-138 / Hall 7A

    MAUSER Group, the global player in industrial and dangerous goods packaging, presents innovative packaging solutions at this year's FachPack. The focus will be on fire-resistant composite IBCs, cost-efficient loading of ISO containers, new high-performance pails, fascinatingly designed steel drums as well as sustainable packaging solutions.

    From September 27th to 29th, MAUSER and its subsidiary Na…

    Bruehl, Germany | July 11, 2016

    MAUSER Announces Acquisition of Daniels Healthcare

    On July 11th, 2016, MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in rigid industrial packaging based in Bruehl, Germany, announced the acquisition of Daniels Healthcare Group. Based in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, UK, Daniels Healthcare manufactures and markets medical waste containers for hospitals, surgeries, needle exchange schemes, councils and the clinical waste industry.

    This acquisition further d…

    Manchester, UK | June 02, 2016

    MAUSER Group and Manchester Drums Limited combine forces in “NCG – MDL UK Ltd.”

    MAUSER Group announces the formation of a joint venture with Manchester Drums Limited (MDL). MAUSER’s reconditioning division NCG in the UK and MDL have merged as one company “NCG - MDL UK Ltd” to provide IBC services in the UK market. NCG - MDL UK Ltd. will operate from Manchester, given recent investments in infrastructure and a new site within the area to accommodate the merger. Ope…

    Bruehl, Germany | February 01, 2016

    MAUSER’s IBC receives UL Fire Certification

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, received certification of its SM13 EX UL IBC design from UL, a global independent safety science organization based in Northbrook, Illinois. With this UL certification, the MAUSER SM13 EX UL IBC will be permitted for storage of some classes of combustible liquids in accordance with NFPA 30, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code.

    M…

    Bruehl, Germany | October 15, 2015

    MAUSER Group and NCG at FachPack 2015: The Success Story continues.

    The innovative and sustainable packaging concepts of MAUSER Group and its subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) generated great interest at this year's FachPack exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany. Customers and prospective customers were able to experience first-hand, how the life cycle of industrial packaging is closed.

    The leading regional trade show took place from September 29th until Octobe…

    Bruehl, Germany | July 03, 2015

    MAUSER Group: Acquisition of shares in Fanshun Elan, Guangzhou, South China

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging based in Bruehl, Germany, acquired the 50% shareholding of Time Technoplast in the IBC business of Fanshun Elan. The acquisition was effective July 1, 2015.

    Fanshun Group and Time Technoplast (through its subsidiary GNXT Investment Holding Pte. Ltd. in Singapore) operated an IBC joint venture in Guangzhou (South China) named Guangzh…

    Bruehl/Germany | June 29, 2015

    MAUSER Group to present Sustainability Report 2013/2014

    With its most recent sustainability report “A Step Ahead – MAUSER Sustainability Report 2013/2014” MAUSER Group reports in detail on the company’s sustainability initiatives, performance and achievements over the last two years. MAUSER has regularly published a comprehensive sustainability report since the inception of its Sustainability Program in 2010.

    In the spirit of open, comp…

    Bruehl, Germany | May 29, 2015

    MAUSER Group and Janus Vaten B.V. Combine Forces in NCG France

    MAUSER Group and Janus Vaten B.V. signed a joint venture agreement “NCG France North” extending their successful cooperation to the North of France. MAUSER sells 49% of shares in NCG France to Janus Vaten B.V.

    MAUSER’s facility including all employees in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux will continue operations under management of Directeur Genéral Pim Janus. The sales team will consist of Au…

    Durban, South Africa | May 18, 2015

    NCG Container Solutions SA and Megapak re-align their IBC market offering

    National Container Group (NCG), a MAUSER Group company based in Durban South Africa, have concluded an agreement to acquire the IBC cage manufacturing line from Megapak Drums, a Division of Nampak LTD and Licensee of MAUSER Maschinentechnik GmbH.

    From 1st July 2015 NCG will take over the marketing and sales of IBCs in the Sub Saharan Africa market. Megapak will continue the manufacturing of IBC b…

    Bruehl, Germany | May 04, 2015

    MAUSER acquires Greif plastic drum and IBC business in Brazil

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging based in Bruehl, Germany, acquired the plastic drum and IBC business of Greif in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The acquisition was effective May 1, 2015 with the newly added business providing MAUSER a broader customer base to supply its industry leading line of plastic packaging as well as its line of IBCs.

    The investment made by MAUSER to a…

    Bruehl, Germany | April 01, 2015

    MAUSER announces Acquisition of IBC NA and Clean Tide Container

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging based in Bruehl, Germany, announces the acquisition of family owned and operated IBC North America (IBC NA) and Clean Tide Container. IBC NA operates three manufacturing and five reconditioning facilities across the United States. This acquisition provides MAUSER and NCG (MAUSER’s reconditioning subsidiary) the ability to better…

    Bruehl, Germany | March 30, 2015

    MAUSER invests in Steel Drum Operations in Houston, Texas

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, continues to invest in its steel drum operations in Houston, Texas, in order to increase productivity as well as further improve the outstanding quality of the products offered from this facility.

    MAUSER Group has made several significant investments in its steel drum facility in Houston, Texas, including new seamers, new presses, …

    Bruehl, Germany | February 17, 2015

    MAUSER announces start-up of IBC production in Turkey

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging based in Bruehl, Germany, announces the opening of MAUSER Turkey IBC in Gebze/Kocaeli. Adjacent to MAUSER’s steel and plastic drum facility, the new site provides customers a more convenient MAUSER location in Southern and Eastern Europe as well as in the Middle East to source high quality Composite Intermediate Bulk Containers.…

    Bruehl, Germany | December 03, 2014

    MAUSER Know-How Conference – International forum for latest technology and services for industrial packaging

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading manufacturer of industrial packaging solutions, recently invited their licensing and know-how partners to the company’s 23rd International Know-How and MIPI Conference in Milano, Italy. “This was an excellent opportunity to present and exchange our view on how to provide best products and services to a global customer base in cooperation with our know-how …

    Bruehl, Germany | August 18, 2014

    MAUSER announces start-up of MIM in Mexico, an IBC and Reconditioning joint venture with SAI

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging based in Bruehl Germany, announces the opening of MAUSER International Mexico (MIM), an IBC and reconditioning joint venture operation with Servicios Ambientales Internacionales (SAI).  MIM is a joint venture between MAUSER USA of East Brunswick, New Jersey and SAI of Monterrey, Mexico.  It is capable of providing customers wi…

    Bruehl/Germany | May 26, 2014

    MAUSER Receives Sustainable Plastic Packaging Award for InfinityTM Plastic Drum Series

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, has been recognized with the “PackTheFuture” Award 2014 for its recently introduced InfinityTM plastic drum series. Comprised from high quality recycled plastic material, the MAUSER Infinity SeriesTM has been awarded in the category “Ecodesign” as an innovation that is environmentally friendly throughout the product…

    Bruehl, Germany | May 25, 2014

    MAUSER congratulates former CEO Dr. Märten Burgdorf

    Dr.-Ing. Märten Burgdorf, Managing Director and CEO of Mauser-Werke from 1978 to 1995, celebrates his 80th birthday. The graduated mechanical engineer was instrumental in the setup of the worldwide MAUSER Licensee network and during his leadership numerous patents were filed on behalf of MAUSER.

    Dr. Burgdorf is one of the intiators and co-founders of the Mauser International Packaging Institute…

    Dubai | May 12, 2014

    Dubai International Capital signs agreement for the sale of Mauser to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice for c. $1.7 billion

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 May 2014: Dubai International Capital LLC (‘DIC’), the private equity arm of Dubai Holding, today announced that it has signed an agreement for the sale of MAUSER Group (‘MAUSER’ or ‘the Group’) to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (‘CD&R’) for c. $1.7 billion. MAUSER, which was acquired by DIC in 2007 in a deal that valued the Group …

    New York | May 12, 2014

    Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to Acquire Mauser Group, a Global Leader in Industrial Packaging for €1.2 Billion

    NEW YORK – May 12, 2014 - Clayton, Dubilier & Rice today announced an agreement under which CD&R-managed funds will acquire Mauser Group, one of the world’s leading industrial packaging companies. The transaction is valued at approximately €1.2 billion. Additional terms were not disclosed.

    With 2013 revenues of €1.2 billion, Mauser manufactures and supplies plastic and steel drum…

    Bruehl | April 02, 2014

    MAUSER Maschinentechnik GmbH announces cooperation with SABMANN BLASFORMTECHNIK for the manufacture of jerrycan blow molding machines

    MAUSER’s machinery division, MAUSER Maschinentechnik GmbH, signed a cooperation agreement with SABMANN BLASFORMTECHNIK (SABMANN), located in Thailand, for the joint manufacture and sale of high-performance blow molding machines for the production of industrial …

    Bruehl, Germany | March 27, 2014

    MAUSER increases shareholding in IBC Joint Venture Fanshun MAUSER Shanghai Packaging Co. Ltd., China

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, is increasing its shareholding in its Shanghai based IBC joint venture Fanshun MAUSER Shanghai Packaging Co. Ltd.. Mauser Holding International GmbH and Shanghai Fanshun Company, a leading rigid packaging producer in China, agreed to increase the MAUSER stake in their mutual joint venture for IBCs, Fanshun MAUSER Shanghai Packaging…

    Bruehl | March 24, 2014

    MAUSER and IBA partner on new IBC packaging concept for the food industry

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, introduces an innovative IBC packaging concept for the food industry. The new MAUSER FP15 Aseptic combines the strength and robustness of the MAUSER SM IBC series with an innovative aseptic flex bag developed by Intermediate Bulk Alliance (IBA), a German based specialist in food supply chain solutions. With its latest product innov…

    Bruehl / Germany | March 10, 2014

    MAUSER Launches New IBC Pallet

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, launches a new pallet design for its MAUSER SM® IBC Series. Building on the great success of the revolutionary composite pallet design introduced to the market more than a decade ago, the now completely redesigned pallet concept will further strengthen the MAUSER SM® IBC market reputation: High quality composite IBCs – desi…

    Bruehl, Germany | February 27, 2014

    MAUSER Launches New Plastic Drum Series Produced from Recycled Plastics

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, announces the new Infinity SeriesTM of plastic drums comprised of recycled PCR produced at its European operations. Following the recent inauguration of its recycling center in Erkelenz, Germany, MAUSER Group now introduces a new series of UN approved plastic drums made from the highest quality plastic recycling material generated …

    Bruehl, Germany | February 19, 2014

    MAUSER/NCG Opens Recycling Plant in Erkelenz, Germany

    The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) expands its European activities into plastic recycling. By opening this new plastic recycling center in Erkelenz, Germany, MAUSER/NCG further upgrades its unique market approach by offering full lifecycle services to its customers. Responsible material recycling in addition to the most comprehensive service portfolio in recollecti…

    February 11, 2014

    NCG ANNOUNCES JOINT VENTURE WITH PRIME PACK, INC IN TEXAS

    The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) has acquired a majority stake in the composite IBC and plastic drum reconditioning division of Prime Pack, Inc. located in Dallas.  This Joint Venture will allow NCG to better serve the Dallas market as well as north and west Texas. It will also serve as a basis for NCG to further expand its presence into oil field and drilling…

    Chicago | February 07, 2014

    NCG FORMS JOINT VENTURE WITH TRI-RINSE IN IOWA FALLS, IA

    The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) has acquired a 51% stake in Tri-Rinse, Inc.’s location in Iowa Falls, Iowa.  Tri-Rinse is a container recycling company focused on safety, stewardship and recycling of all types of Agricultural Chemical Containers. This joint venture will grow NCG’s presence in the agricultural container market.  The Iowa Fall’s …

    Bruehl | August 02, 2013

    MAUSER Acquires California Fiber Drum in Merced, California in North America

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, has acquired California Fiber Drum (CFD) in Merced, California in North America. The acquisition provides MAUSER a nationwide footprint of fiber drum facilities capable of supplying customers anywhere in North America with a variety of high quality fiber drum solutions for their product needs.

    MAUSER Group further expands its prese…

    Bruehl | July 11, 2013

    MAUSER increases blow-molding capacity for jerrycans in Hamburg, Germany.

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, increases its blow-moulding capacities for plastic jerrycans in Hamburg (Germany). Successful start of production was mid-June 2013.

    With the installation of a new high speed blow molding machine MAUSER responds to the continuously growing market demand for its 20 l lube oil jerrycan design. Based on its optimized footprint for us…

    Bruehl | May 14, 2013

    MAUSER receives overwhelming support from lenders to amend and extend senior debt facilities

    MAUSER Group (‘MAUSER’ or the ‘Company’), a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, announced today that it has received overwhelming support from its lenders to amend and extend the maturities of more than 96% of its senior debt facilities totalling €678 million. MAUSER also received the consent of 95% of all its lenders to other requested amendments, significantly s…

    Chicago | May 03, 2013

    MAUSER acquires Canadian distributor

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, has expanded its presence in Canada with the acquisition of ARMCO INDUSTRIES.  ARMCO is a distributor of industrial packaging and accessories located in Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC since 1996.  As the company expanded, they began to offer clients delivery services in Ontario and Alberta.  The company established a network of b…

    Brühl | April 15, 2013

    MAUSER announces start-up of MPI in Mexico, an IBC joint venture with Plastienvases

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, announces the opening of MPI, an IBC joint venture operation in Toluca, Mexico.  MPI (Mauser Plastienvases International) is a joint venture between MAUSER Group of Bruehl Germany and PLASTIENVASES of Mexico City, Mexico.  MPI is now capable of providing customers with UN certified IBCs with a variety of valves and closure sy…

    Bruehl | March 14, 2013

    MAUSER Strengthens Plastic Drum Portfolio in Europe

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, strengthens its comprehensive plastic drum portfolio in Europe. Following the start of additional plastic drum operations in Poland and Turkey in the year 2012, MAUSER announced a harmonized portfolio on plastic tight head and plastic open head drums to be supplied from its multiple European operations.

    To even better serve its cus…

    Bruehl | February 06, 2013

    MAUSER Opens New Fiber Drum Plant in North America in The Woodlands, Texas

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, has opened a new fiber drum plant in North America. Adjacent to MAUSER’s plastic drum facility in The Woodlands, Texas, the new site provides customers a more convenient MAUSER location in the southwestern United States to source high quality fiber drums in a variety of styles and sizes.

    MAUSER Group continues to expand its pr…

    Bruehl/Germany | December 10, 2012

    MAUSER Launches New Multilayer Plastic Tight Head Drum for Healthcare Applications

    MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, is presenting a new plastic tight head drum, specifically designed to meet packaging needs in the healthcare industry and similar highly regulated branches with special requirements on packaging material conformity and cleanliness. The new MAUSER L-Ring Drum H-CareTM is the first industrial plastic packaging derived from the close …

    Bruehl/Germany | November 16, 2012

    MAUSER Group appoints Björn Kreiter as CFO

    We would like to inform that

    Winfried Klar

    has decided to withdraw from the day- to day- business and therefore retired as of November 16, 2012. From now on he will devote his time and effort to consulting and advisory.

    We thank Winfried for his great commitment and performance throughout his employment with the MAUSER Group and wish him all the best for the future.


    At the same time we are pleased …



    Bruehl/Germany | February 08, 2012

    MAUSER Group appoints Hans-Peter Schaefer as CEO

    MAUSER Group (“MAUSER” or the “Company”) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Hans-Peter Schaefer as Chief Executive Officer. He replaces Dr. Clemens Willée who is leaving MAUSER to pursue other interests.

    Hans-Peter Schaefer has been SBU Manager Asia and Head of Global Reconditioning at MAUSER since 2009. He initially joined the Company in 2004 as part of…