Company

The GIZEH group – exciting advantages

As a global specialist in food packaging, GIZEH have proven that they stand for extensive expertise and a wealth of experience over the course of decades. GIZEH is an owner-managed company with over 700 members of staff working for the success of our customers across six sites (Germany, Poland, France and Canada). Thanks to our knowledge and dedication, GIZEH gives customer products that cutting edge they need to stand out from the crowd on the market. The production network created by our site locations has many crucial advantages: geographical proximity to our customer’s market, production reliability, integrated upstream production steps and two-way exchange of know-how and technology.

Our story

The milestones in the GIZEH company’s history

1920

1954

1959

Ab 1964

1978

1998

2004

2005

2013

2014

2016

2018

1920

Started as "Cigarettenpapier-Verarbeitungs-Gesellschaft" (Rolling paper company) in Cologne, relocating to Bergneustadt in 1944

1954

Foundations laid for building headquarters in Bergneustadt

1959

We start to produce packaging for the dairy industry

Ab 1964

Pioneer for dairy product packaging made in injection molding and deep drawing process

1978

We set up a division to manufacture our own tools in-house

1998

The GIZEH group is divided and the Jung family of entrepreneurs takes over in an Management-Buy-out (MBO)

Production starts at the Poznan (PL) site

2004

GIZEH opens a site in Elsterwerda (D, Brandenburg)

2005

Take off on the French market: production starts in the Angers (F)

2013

Brantford, Canada: first GIZEH production plant in North America

2014

Thermoforming tool production is expanded and moves to Poland

2016

New production plant is built and enters into operation in Brantford, Canada.

2018

New warehouse facility around 5,000m2 in size is completed Brantford, Canada.


References

Campina
Ferrero
Hochland
Homann
Lactalis
Müller
Nestle

Quality without compromise - officially certified

All our production plants are subject to a strict quality and hygiene management procedure that is monitored on a regular basis and assessed by independent auditors. GIZEH quality is aligned to the high standards of the food industry.

  • GIZEH regularly performs hygiene checks (ATP test) at their production sites.
  • Regular customer audits (Nestlé, DairyCrest, Ferrero, FrieslandCampina, Molkerei Alois Müller and many more).

Certificates

The GIZEH Bergneustadt site has been certified by the FDA and according to the BRC/IoP standard

Download the BRC/IoP certificate

Download the FDA certificate

The GIZEH Elsterwerda site has been certified by the FDA and according to the BRC/IoP standard

Download the BRC/IoP certificate

Download the FDA-Zertifikat certificate

The GIZEH Tarnowo Podgórne site (Poland) has been certified to the BRC/IoP standard

Download the BRC/IoP certificate

The GIZEH Brantford site (Canada) has been certified by the FDA

Download the FDA certificate