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Company:  CSi

Invested in:  March 2013 

Status:  active, under management

In March 2013 Varova acquired a majority share in CSi, a company in palletizing and product handling systems in Raamsdonksveer, The Netherlands.

CSi, a former Stork company with production facilities in the Netherlands and Romania, has been successful for almost 50 years as a supplier of palletizing and product handling systems as well as sophisticated blanks handling equipment. Under management ownership, CSi has introduced new palletizing and conveying concepts delivering cost reduction and productivity improvement with short payback periods.With over 400 employees, CSi generated over 50 million euros revenues per annum.

Through innovation and working closely together with its customers, CSi has grown a strong customer base around the world. Today CSi can count many leading Fast Moving Consumer Goods manufacturers as loyal customers, as well as many companies within the packaging industry.

In recent years CSi has made several strategic steps towards reaching its ambitious development and market plans. The strong market position of CSi, strengthened with the thorough experience of Varova in industrial production and FMCG, are a solid starting point to realize CSi’s ambitions. Both teams share their passion for the product, customer base and strategic plans and their enthusiasm for this cooperation.

CSi ( is a global leader in product handling at the end of production and packaging lines. CSi provides a complete package from initial consultancy and design to production, assembly, installation and commissioning. Furthermore CSi provides all the relevant services required throughout the life cycle of the installation. CSi maintains a strong market position around the world with a spread of customers including manufacturers of fast moving consumer goods, distributors and the packaging industry. CSi has built this position on the basis of the reliability of its products and services, standardized but with a strong ability to design bespoke solutions. The company has a continuous focus on innovation and a total commitment to customer satisfaction.

Contact Details

Jan de Bruijn - CSi industries BV - PO Box 70 - 4940 AB Raamsdonksveer NL

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