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April 2019

La Halle chooses Reflex WMS to manage logistics flows at its warehouses


La Halle is modernizing its two logistics hubs, rolling out a new logistics plan, and deploying Hardis Group's warehouse management system in a drive to embrace the challenges of omnichannel retail and cope with its expanding business outside France.

»w3logistics AG« is a new participant of the WMS database


The »w3logistics AG« becomes a new participant of the WMS database with the system »w3/max«. Thus, the company now uses the numerous advantages of one of the leading platforms »warehouse logistics« for the comparison of Warehouse Management Systems. The Team warehouse logistics welcomes the »w3logistics AG«.

Flaconi relies on LFS.wms from the Ehrhardt + Partner Group


The seasonal nature of business is a logistical challenge for Flaconi, the beauty e-commerce retailer. To ensure that all orders reach the customer on time, Flaconi uses the LFS.wms warehouse management system and the LFS.iss (International Shipping System) shipping solution from the Ehrhardt + Partner Group (EPG) to optimize its logistics processes. Switching to the LFS solutions soon paid for itself over the 2018 Christmas period.

New Intralogistics for Thermoplan


A state-of-the-art logistics hub is being built in Weggis, canton of Lucerne, for Swiss coffee machine manufacturer Thermoplan. The logistics center is scheduled for completion by February 2020. On 11 February 2019, the official start of the project was marked by a ground-breaking ceremony. Thanks to even higher-powered automated intralogistics, Thermoplan, a family-owned business, will be able to increase productivity and drastically speed up throughput times.

Boppard-based software expert aiming for a headcount of 600 employees.


The Ehrhardt + Partner Group (EPG) with its headquarters in Boppard-Buchholz has been constantly growing over the last years. This is no surprise, given the fact that the national and international logistics industry is also a continuously growing economic sector. Just in 2017, the company specializing in logistics software invested in the site in the industrial zone Hellerwald with a new building. This year, the subject of employee recruiting is at the very top of the EPG agenda.

March 2019

Stationary company Pichon gets ready for the back-to-school days with Savoye


Paper mills Pichon, a distributor of school supplies and already a Savoye customer since the 90’s, has done a detailed study of the market and has executed an extensive request for quotation process, but has chosen again for their historic partner to accompany them on the path of modernization of their soon highly automated site in Veauche, France.

Descartes Highlights Logistics Technology Platform Innovations at Global User and Partner Conference


Descartes Systems Group (DSGX) (DSG.TO), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced a number of product innovations to the Descartes Logistics Technology Platform at Evolution 2019, the company's 14th annual Global User and Partner Conference taking place in Naples, Florida, March 26 — 28, 2019.

SSI Schaefer extends logistics center of fashion company Carhartt WIP


As general contractor for intralogistics, SSI Schaefer provides a new logistics building for Work in Progress Textilhandels GmbH (Carhartt WIP), including a Cuby shuttle system, a compact bin and carton conveying system as well as picking locations with sequencing towers. Furthermore, the existing automated shipping buffer will be extended and connected to the new system technology.

ContiTech collaborates on establishment of logistics centre


Automatic small parts warehouse with four Miniloads STC • Conveyor technology with goods receipt and order picking workstations • Use of lithium-ion trucks in multi-bay racking broad aisle

TGW: Building a world-class logistics center for Puma


Puma, one of the world's leading sports brands, has commissioned intralogistics specialist TGW with building a highly automated distribution center. In the Bavarian community of Geiselwind, this spectacular intralogistics system will be completed by spring of 2021. At a three-digit million volume, this is one of the largest orders in TGW's company history. The official go-ahead for the large-scale project was given at the ground-breaking ceremony on 18 February 2019.

Predictive analytics with The Ehrhardt + Partner Group (EPG): Recognizing from yesterday what will happen tomorrow


So that processes also run smoothly in the warehouse during seasonal order peaks, many companies subjectively trust the advance planning of their logistics processes on their previous experience. However, in order to make precise predictions of future capacities, logistics professionals must be able to translate these experiences into available and usable data at any time. The Ehrhardt + Partner Group (EPG) supports this process through predictive analytics.

ivii is one of the top 3 at the state digitization awards 2019


At the 4GAMECHANGERS festival, which will take place April 9–11, 2019, in the Marx Halle in Vienna, the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) will award the 2019 state prize for digitization.

SSI Schaefer automates central warehouse for Rossmann


The drugstore chain Rossmann commissioned SSI Schaefer to automate their central warehouse in their Polish subsidiary in Łódź.

»WMS Innovation Forum« in cooperation with Cpro conlog GmbH


Since last year, participants of the WMS Database get the opportunity to hold events at the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics IML in Dortmund in cooperation with the Fraunhofer IML. The events are aimed at interested experts, customers and partners who want to find out about current trends in logistics and developments in the WMS Market. In addition to dealing with new developments and trends, the focus is also on professional exchange between industry and research.



Meet us from April 1st to 5th 2019 at Hannover Messe, the most important industrial fair in the world. Reply experts will be at hand at “The Digital Factory” to discuss key topics: Smart Factory - Connected Supplier - Connected Products. We look forward to welcoming you there.

ETV 216i reach truck wins prestigious Design Award


World's first fork lift truck with permanently integrated battery • Revolutionary truck design thanks to lithium-ion technology • iF Design Award is one of the most important design awards in the world

Reflex WMS gains a real-time human and material management module


Hardis Group has added Reflex Labour Management System to its warehouse management system. This module automates scheduling and reallocates human and material resources on the fly to honor delivery times and optimize logistics processes.

»HPC Aktiengesellschaft« is a new participant of the WMS database


The »Team warehouse logistics« warmly welcomes »HPC«. With the system »SAP EWM« the company is now a new participant of the WMS database on From now on »HPC« can benefit from the numerous advantages of one of the world's leading platforms for »Warehouse Management Systems«.

Dogruer uses Logistics Vision Suite by Mantis to streamline its 3PL operations in Turkey


Dogruer is a promising logistics company in Turkey providing mainly 3PL, transportation and bonded warehousing services. Dogruer hosts 36 clients / depositors, among which Nestle, in its logistics operations of 15,000 sq.m. of customs warehousing area.

Würth Elektronik eiSos again opts for TGW


German electronics specialist Würth Elektronik eiSos will double its capacity by mirroring their existing plant. TGW completed the first project for Würth in 2014 by building an automated logistics center at the company's headquarters in the German community of Waldenburg, which went into operation in 2016. Now another order has been signed: By February 2020, TGW will double the capacity of the existing intralogistics system.

Industry 4.0 solutions increase added value in the manufacturing industries


Innovative intralogistics systems and software

Weber, a Saint-Gobain Group company, chooses A-SIS to enhance its logistic efficiency


Weber, the world’s leader in the production of industrial mortar, produces since 1902 innovative and easy to use products to cover, embellish and protect our living environment in a durable manner. They have solutions in the field of preparation and finishes for floors, floor tiling, facades and thermal isolation. They are locally well-presented and produce and distribute their products from their 14 sites in France.

Fileni Opens Automated Distribution Center


In a big event, Fileni opened its new distribution center in the central Italian community of Cingoli. The national distribution hub is now in a position to sustainably accelerate delivery processes for the poultry specialist thanks to its high degree of automation. Within 18 months, TGW realized this highly efficient system for chilled products.

PSI Presents Industrial Intelligence for Production and Logistics at the Hannover Fair 2019


Practical examples and AI applications on the basis of the java-based PSI framework

Hardis Group unveils Reflex WMS for Factory, a logistics management application for factories


Reflex WMS for Factory lets manufacturing facilities manage pre- and post-production logistics flows in real time, and makes it simpler to manage and customize manufactured products and packaging.

KNAPP wins US-A-BIZ Award 2019!


»And the Business Oscar goes to…« we are delighted to have received the US-A-BIZ Award in the category Market Footprint awarded by the Austrian Foreign Trade Center for our remarkable performance on the North American market. Gratulations to our subsidiary in the US for an extremely successful year.

SSI Schaefer Wins Award for Supply Chain Transformation of the Year (Projects)


On 22 November 2018, the annual Supply Chain Asia (SCA) Awards were presented in 24 award categories in Singapore. SSI Schaefer, awarded with “Supply Chain Transformation of the Year (Projects)”, was recognized for its solution implementation in the Supply Chain City, which was judged based on the positive effects on transformation in terms of productivity, operating efficiency, and savings.



Reply, with its Supply Chain and Industry 4.0 platform LEA Reply™, has been included in Gartner’s January 2019 Market Guide for Yard Management.

New workforce management solution from the Ehrhardt + Partner Group: Schedule HR capacities ahead of orders with LFS.wfm


Scheduling and optimally managing resources ahead of orders is one of the most important challenges for today's logistics companies. LFS.wfm (Workforce Management) is a standalone solution developed by the Ehrhardt + Partner Group (EPG) for workforce planning and resource management. It manages automated scheduling of your workforce on the basis of the specific order volume. For example, LFS.wfm automatically creates calculations for workforce deployment against the actual order volume.

Picking 2.0: Vision meets Voice -CIM’s voice-directed pick-by-vision solution is an eyecatcher at the LogiMAT trade fair


»Intelligent-Efficient-Innovative«: the LogiMAT slogan says it all in three words. In the same spirit, CIM has presented its new voice-directed pick-by-vision solution for more efficient and precise warehouse picking processes at the fair. By combining voice and vision, CIM has made it possible for users to exploit the advantages of both systems. Visitors had the opportunity to see this for themselves during live tests performed at CIM’s stand.

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