F – As of January 1, 2019 the two German companies, Maul and Schneider Schreibgeräte will be represented in France with a joint sales company, Maul Schneider France SAS, which is based in Paris. The sales cooperation offers the trading partners of the brand manufacturers numerous synergy effects, such as for example the uncomplicated access to high-quality product ranges that complement each other, advantages in administrative processing as well a contact partner for all brands. Beyond this it also allows new channels on the French market to be tapped jointly. In addition to the products of Schneider and Maul, the line-up of Maul Schneider France SAS encompasses the items of the brands Sigel, Aristo and Citizen.
With a headcount of around 200 employees, Maul produces niche office products at two locations in Germany, including flip charts, electronic letter scales, lamps and bookends. Schneider is a leading international brand with a full range of high-quality, “made in Germany“ writing instruments and employ around 620 staff members.
As German, family-owned, medium-sized companies, an in many areas similar corporate culture and company philosophy unites the two manufacturers: Both Maul and Schneider develop and manufacture in Germany with conviction and boast great know-how in the production of plastic and metal. Both firms have a passion for innovative products, stand for quality and dispose of modern production sites including own development departments and own tool-making units.