Press Releases

July 14, 2017

From linear to circular - MAUSER Group to present Sustainability Report 2015/2016

With its most recent sustainability report “From linear to circular – MAUSER Sustainability Report 2015/2016” MAUSER Group reports in detail on the company’s sustainability initiatives, performance and achievements over the last two years.

Since the publication of MAUSER’s first sustainability report in 2009, the company’s products and services and the reporting the compan…

April 11, 2017

MAUSER launches innovative barrier concept for IBCs and rigid plastics packaging for a circular economy

MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, presented its new skINliner™ barrier technology during a recent customer event in Heidelberg, Germany.

The MAUSER skINliner™ barrier technology combines the advanced barrier performance of multilayer plastic film technology, e.g. against hydrocarbons and/or oxygen, with the logistical and lifecycle benefits of rigid packagi…

June 27, 2017

MAUSER Poland Celebrates 5th Anniversary

MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, celebrates the 5th anniversary of its factory in Gliwice, Poland. Ideally located in the industrial heartland of Upper Silesia, and operated by a strong local management team, the plant offers high-quality industrial packaging solutions and services.

MAUSER Poland serves customers with a comprehensive product range  of Composit…

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…

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…

March 28, 2017

MAUSER, NCG and Janus Vaten open new production facilities at French site of St Priest

MAUSER Group has opened new IBC production and reconditioning facilities together with its subsidiary National Container Group (NCG), its joint venture partner Janus Vaten B.V. and customers at its French site of St Priest.

 On February 23, numerous regional and international customers followed the invitation to an exciting day at the location near Lyon. Dr. Jürgen Scherer and Ernest van den…

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 …

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

November 06, 2015

NCG proud sponsor of the Nairobi Hockey Club

NCG proud sponsor of the Nairobi Hockey Club

National Container Group is proud to announce sponsorship of the Nairobi Hockey Club in Kenya. This Hockey Team for girls and boys between 8 and 15 years is training every Saturday morning on Nairobi Hockey pitch and each training finishes with a sponsored warm meal for the kids who sometimes have to walk more than 10km out of the slums to participate …

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…

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…

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…

June 16, 2015

NCG Benelux proudly presents new NCG Trailer Design

The management of NCG Benelux B.V. recently developed a new attractive trailer design for its NCG trailer fleet.

Head of NCG EMEA Ernest van den Boogerd and sales manager MAUSER Benelux Bart Wouters were invited to come and inspect the first trailer in a series of 10 to be delivered in the coming weeks. As reconditioners by heart, these second hand trailers were acquired at a bargain price, profes…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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, …

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.…

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 …

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…

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…

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…

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 …

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 …

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…

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…

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…

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 …

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…

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 …

February 15, 2013

Biological Tank in Saint Amand

Last year, in NCG Saint Amand, we have decided to increase our sustainability. How? A biological tank was installed in order to reduce our COD (chemical oxygen demand.) Our SHEQ manager, Alain Boutemy is in charge of this project.


What is chemical oxygen demand? How do we measure it?
The chemical oxygen demand test procedure is based on the chemical decomposition of organic and inorganic contaminan…

July 12, 2012

MAUSER NCG has Acquired a Majority Stake in Container Solutions South Africa

Effective June 29, 2012 the reconditioning subsidiary of MAUSER, NCG has acquired 51 percent of the shares in Container Solutions South Africa, the leading reconditioning company in South Africa. With this acquisition MAUSER is entering the South African market and further implementing its strategy to support customers worldwide with sustainable services.

Container Solutions South Africa (CSSA) is…

July 04, 2012

MAUSER NCG and Weiss Tankwagenreinigung are setting up an IBC Service Joint Venture

The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) has formed a joint venture with Weiss Tankwagenreinigung in the area of Darmstadt/Mannheim, Germany. The joint venture NCG / Weiss IBC-Servicecenter GmbH & Co. KG will provide services (cleaning, repairs, checks and conversion) for steel IBCs and reconditioned composite IBCs at the location in Bickenbach set up by the Weiss fami…

July 04, 2011

MAUSER NCG Acquires Majority Shares of Italian IBC Reconditioner

MAUSER’s reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) acquired the majority shares of the Italian company Maider, a leading reconditioner of IBCs. For MAUSER, Italy is an important key market in the packaging industry. With this transaction, MAUSER not only further strengthens its overall footprint but furthermore completes its Europe-wide presence. Additionally, by moving close to…

September 06, 2011

MAUSER NCG Opens Recycling Plant in Brazil

MAUSER NCG expands the company’s reconditioning plant in Brazil. By opening a new factory building adjacent to its location in Taubaté near São Paulo, MAUSER NCG will be able to offer full recycling services to its customers in the region.

The MAUSER reconditioning subsidiary National Container Group (NCG) offers comprehensive reconditioning services at its location NCG Tankpool in …

December 13, 2011

MAUSER Opens New IBC Line in The Netherlands

MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, has opened a new IBC line at its facility in Oosterhout, the Netherlands. With the production of MAUSER composite SM IBCs in Oosterhout, MAUSER further expands its worldwide production of IBC solutions and will be able to supply its customers in the Dutch region much more efficiently.

The new IBC line at the company’s subsidia…

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