Maintenance Teams in Dayton and Leominster Use Machine Rebuild as Training Opportunity

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Small Packaging

Mauser Maintenance teams play a crucial role in keeping our equipment up and running. Our highly qualified teams are often asked to do more than routine maintenance and quickly jump into action assisting in rebuilds of non-operational machines. These rebuilds save the company money by extending the life of existing equipment and provide an opportunity for employee training. The Dayton, …

Giving our supervisors the best tools to be effective leaders

Michelle Machen Mauser News, Industrial Solutions, Large Packaging, Reconditioning, Small Packaging

On September 25 and 26, Front Line Leadership, the new Mauser supervisory development program for current and future managers and supervisors, launched with a pilot session held in Oak Brook, Illinois. The pilot session was attended by 18 employees from the Small, Large, and Reconditioning business units. Pilot participants were introduced to the program’s learning modules, training activities and resources …

Cedar City Breaks Ground on Facility Expansion

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Small Packaging

On September 4, the Cedar City, Utah Small Packaging (Plastics) facility broke ground on a warehouse addition that will almost double the plant’s footprint. Completion of the expansion is expected in early 2020 and will provide opportunity to develop new business in the West Coast region. The continued growth of injection and blow molding within the business has decreased the …

Collaboration Between Business Units Creates Savings and Sustainability

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Industrial Solutions, Large Packaging, Small Packaging

The combined strength of Mauser Packaging Solutions enables our business units to collaborate and realize global solutions benefiting the business as a whole. When IBC corner production in our Mount Vernon, Ohio Large Packaging facility exceeded capacity, a solution with in the Small Packaging Business Unit was found. Due to the close proximity to several IBC facilities in South Texas, …

Meet Mauser Apprentices

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Employee Profiles, International Packaging

As Mauser Packaging Solutions launches our North American Apprenticeship Program, the successful European apprenticeship program serves as a model. Over the next several weeks we will be introducing some of the current and former apprentices and mentors in the European apprenticeship program. Click each image for complete profile.

Apprentices ensure a clean work environment at the Brühl plant

Michelle Machen Our Stories, International Packaging

Our new commercial apprentices know that a clean work environment not only make a good impression to visitors but also increases employee productivity and safety. The group recently completed a clean-up of the Brühl facility campus with the help and inspiration of Joerg Acker, Head of European Logistics. Jonas Gilles, HR Business Partner, commented, “This clean-up project was a good …

Share What Manufacturing Means to You

Michelle Machen Our Stories

What does manufacturing mean to you? We want to know! October is Manufacturing Month. As part of our October communications, we will be focusing on the importance and impact of global manufacturing. Part of that impact is the role manufacturing plays in the lives of employees at Mauser Packaging Solutions. Submit what manufacturing means to you to be featured as …

‘The Total Package’ – our Global Newsletter – Third Edition Available

Michelle Machen Mauser News

The third edition of our global newsletter – ‘The Total Package’ – is now available. ‘The Total Package’ is a quarterly newsletter aimed at keeping employees informed of business information, direction, progress, and goals. It also provides information about company programs, initiatives, and recognition.  The newsletter is available electronically in 11 languages:

Apprenticeship Program in Germany Generates a Sustainable Workforce

Michelle Machen Mauser News, International Packaging

Employers, government officials, and higher education leaders alike are looking for ways for workers to acquire the expertise needed for the manufacturing jobs of tomorrow. And — one of these ways is through Apprenticeships. Apprenticeships are gaining steam in the U.S. Currently, more than 500,000 Americans are participating in apprenticeship programs offering an alternative pathway to traditional higher education. What …

Mauser Packaging Solutions Gives Agriculture Chemical Containers a Second Life

Michelle Machen Our Stories, Industrial Solutions, Reconditioning

The Mauser Packaging Solutions Reidsville, North Carolina facility received approval from the Ag Container Recycling Council (ACRC) to process used HDPE plastic pesticide containers collected through the council’s container recycling program. This certification was granted following a site review conducted by the ACRC to ensure the council’s stringent guidelines for handling and recycling recovered HDPE containers were met. The Ag …