Georg Menshen GmbH


Georg Menshen GmbH
Founded 1970
Headquarters Finnentrop, Germany
Number of employees

Company Profile

MENSHEN is a globally, owner-operated company based in the city of Finnentrop/Germany renowned for high-quality plastic closures and successful system packaging with more than 40 years of industry experience, they offer innovative products at the highest level of quality. Approximately 1,300 employees at 14 locations across 11 countries manufacture products for the cosmetics, chemical, detergents, and food industries.  MENSHEN provides a large range of plastic closures and sponge applicators for tubes, pouches, and bottles and also provides tailored product solutions and carries out more complex customer requests on an individual basis.

Products / Technology

  • Bottle Closures
  • Tube Closures
  • Sponge Applicators
  • Weldspouts
  • Chemical Closures
  • System Packaging
  • Dosage Closures
  • Coffee Capsules


  • 1970 - MENSHEN GmbH & Co. KG is founded in Finnentrop
  • 1972 - Waldwick Plastics is founded in Waldwick, NJ, USA
  • 1992 - New plant: MENSHEN UK Ltd. opens in Llantrisant, UK
  • 1995 - Expansion of the MENSHEN Group to include MENSHEN Emballage, France
  • 1996 - Growth in Southern Europe: MENSHEN Iber-Packaging SL is founded in Barcelona, Spain
  • 1998 - MENSHEN Mexicana SRL is founded in Toluca, Mexico
  • 1998 - MENSHEN Packaging (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. opens in China
  • 2000 - Expansion of the production network to include MENSHEN Kunststofftechnik, Sundern-Hagen
  • 2003 - New plant: MENSHEN Switzerland opens in Hergiswil, Switzerland
  • 2004 - Introduction of class 10,000 clean-room manufacturing
  • 2005 - MENSHEN is now represented in Russia: MENSHEN Packaging CIS, LLC is founded in Yegoryevsk, Russia
  • 2010 - Shanghai branch: completion of a clean room and relocation to larger premises
  • 2014 - MENSHEN Packaging (Guangzhou) Co. Ltd. opens in Guangzhou, China


PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 01 / 2011: 'one2dose‘ for liquids, powders or granules
Issue 01 / 2010: Non-drip drinking system

External links

Georg Menshen GmbH Website