About us

The CWS-boco Group is one of the leading international providers of professional washroom hygiene solutions and textile services from a single source. This includes the familiar CWS towel, soap and fragrance dispensers and innovative dust control mats as well as industrially washable professional and business clothing. boco also offers customized corporate fashion collections as well as protective and safety clothing. All services are offered in a flexible rental model.

CWS-boco has 18 national subsidiaries in Europe and China and ca. 7,500 employees worldwide. In 2015 we achieved sales totalling 779 million Euros. CWS-boco is a 100 percent holding company of Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH. In 2015 the Haniel Group achieved sales totalling ca. 3.9 billion Euros with over 11,500 employees in all of its business units.

Headquartered in Duisburg, our holding company, CWS-boco International GmbH, is responsible for the group’s strategy and orientation and thus sets the framework conditions for their successful business in the individual markets. However, specific customer requirements are fulfilled locally and individually in the individual national subsidiaries.


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