1972 – 1989

1972 : Rouxel SA founded by Claude Rouxel in St Chéron in the Paris region

1974 : Dourdan plant

1978 : We enter the packaging sector
- The first moulds for high volume production are manufactured
- Creation of a test centre with 2 powerful injection machines made by NETSTAL.This is our first venture into high-speed manufacture.

1981 : At the cutting edge of technology.
- First stack mould (hinged container)
- First unscrewing mould (cap)
- Hot runner system invented by Rouxel

1988 : Incorporation of CAD/CAM design - First Packaging Trade Fair

1989 : First automatic closure systems in the mould.
- Double closure on a hinged cap
- Double flap closure on a flip top cap

1990– 2004

1990 : In-mould labelling (IML).
Rouxel SA becomes an expert in-mould labelling (IML).

1993 : Patent for a process relating to a container/hinged tamper-proof lid with simultaneous IML using a Rouxel robot.

1994 : Creation of Rouxel Group
- 24-cavity mould for flip top caps
- 48-cavity mould for oil caps

1995 : Bi-material, bi-colour mould.
Cap for L’Oréal Synergie, with soft touch exterior and inner seal injected simultaneously.

2001 : Investment in new technology.
5-axis turning machine, Automated HSM with palletisation, ERP integration (WORKPLAN)

2004 : A new plant opens in Saint-Arnoult in the Paris region
Doubling in size, modern premises, air-conditioned, sound-proofed and the most suitable lifting equipment.

2005 – Today

2005 : Design of moulds for new products
- The 8 double diffuser moulds with rotational slides
- Stack mould for takeaway container

2009 : A new CEO, new projects.
Claude ROUXEL passes the business on to his son Frederic ROUXEL.

2011 : Design of complex moulds.
- 4+4 cavity mould for square container 120 mm tall
- 24-cavity dispenser mould that can be automatically adjusted for different volumes

2013 : The industrial tool continues to progress.
New 550t Evos in the test centre.

2016 : ROUXEL GROUP acquires AMB (Atelier Marc Beaudoin)
And becomes RMB Mould in order to increase the production capacity and diversify the offer in mould manufacturing.

2017 : Important project for Nestlé (Nescafé Gold stopper)
Project with an important series of moulds with numerous stacks and an innovation: the cover with brushed effect. Project completed in less than a year and delivered to several European production sites.

2019 : Arrival of a 5-axis horizontal Makino palletising robot
The objective is to increase our production capacity in roughing for the group.

2022: In September, we will celebrate 50 years in the presence of our customers and suppliers