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July 2019

SSI Schaefer is investing in the future


The strong growth and global orientation of SSI Schaefer result in a worldwide investment boost for the company. New employees, prestigious buildings, and state-of-the-art production facilities – the intralogistics specialist has a lot going on around the globe, and developments are continuously being reported.

Hazardous material storage with w3logistics


MC-Bauchemie Müller GmbH & Co. KG is regarded as one of the leading inter­natio­nal manufacturers of construction chemi­cal products and technologies and is active in more than 40 countries with over 2,500 employees. The diversity of the product portfolio and the worldwide activities of the company create special IT and logistics requirements.

»Mox Solutions« is a new member of the WMS database


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

viastore GROUP expands its Management Board


Anja Zschernig is new CFO

VAHLE opens state-of-the-art automated miniload warehouse


Comprehensive modernisation of production and logistics • Doubling of logistics area in miniload warehouse • Reduction of plant energy requirements by up to 25 per cent

PSB, the largest wholesalers' network of building materials in Poland chose LVS for its e-commerce warehouse


PSB Group is the largest and fastest growing wholesalers' network of building materials - home and garden stores - in Poland.

June 2019

Retrofit for Medical Technology Specialist


Aesculap AG is one of the world's leading manufacturers of medical products. Founded in 1867, the company has been one of four divisions of the family-run medical technology and pharmaceutical manufacturer B. Braun Melsungen AG. With intralogistics increasingly reaching its capacity limits at Aesculap headquarters in Tuttlingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, TGW was asked to provide its expertise in the area of intralogistics.

Descartes Acquires STEPcom


Strengthens B2B Supply Chain Integration Capabilities on the Global Logistics Network

KNAPP AG is growing globally and is investing in research and development


A leading technology company for intelligent solutions for distribution and production, KNAPP AG has been growing continuously over the last business year. Its over 4,500 employees around the world have helped to achieve an excellent annual performance.

CSP relies on SAVOYE to ensure flawless logistics


CSP is a family-operated company founded in 1951, and is the leading pharmaceutical depository in France and Europe. In 2020, CSP will acquire the INTELIS PTS high-performance robotic order preparation system from SAVOYE in the future extension of its Moussy le Neuf (77) warehouse, located near Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Robophobia in society


Amid the science-fiction-fueled fear that robots are taking over, we look at the positive impact that robotics bring to society, as well as the warehouse. Is this a normal part of innovation, or does robophobia threaten the evolution of technology?

The evolution continues


Third party logistics providers switch to automation

Hardis Group launches a supply chain digitization and innovation consulting offering


The offering ranges from supply chain digitization consulting, to reap the full benefit of technology drivers, through to the design and deployment of new digital services. It is the latest addition to the portfolio of solutions Hardis Group offers logistics departments to make the supply chain a competitive advantage.

SSI Schaefer implements a state-of-the-art logistics center for MISUMI


MISUMI, a global manufacturer and leading provider of mechanical components and indirect materials for special machine construction and assembly automation, has commissioned SSI Schaefer to implement a new logistics center in Frankfurt/Main. Until the beginning of 2020, the distribution center with a capacity for 450,000 items on more than 10,000 m2 of storage area will be built in several stages.



Last week the largest logistics fair in the world: Transport Logistic took place in Munich, with record numbers of visitors (over 60,000) and exhibitors from more than 60 countries. The event was a resounding success, offering plenty of opportunities to discuss logistics’ hot topics and discover innovative solutions and services.

Automated Warehouse for Deep-freeze Specialist Nordfrost


The Nordfrost Group is an internationally operative specialist for deep-freeze logistics with a turnover of some 400 million euros and a workforce of 2,800 employees. The company offers its customers in food retailing and the catering industry supply-chain management from a single source ranging from shipping, warehousing, and order picking to final distribution.

Warehouse Design & Simulation with inconsoCLASS


Add-on of the inconso Logistics Suite creates prerequisite for process optimization from warehouse to yard

Warehouse optimization software LOS in use


When it comes to optimizing warehouse processes, LOXXESS relies on the use of artificial intelligence among other things. LOXXESS has used the warehouse optimization software LOS from the start, which was awarded »Best Product« in the »Software, Communication, IT« category at the Logimat 2019 intralogistics trade fair.

Herlitz Romania successfully uses Logistics Vision Suite by Mantis for its warehouse operations


With a registered turnover of over 8.5M Euro in 2013, Herlitz Romania is part of the German Herlitz Group, with subsidiaries in 6 European countries and long experience in manufacturing and retail of office supplies.

Varner is expanding its AutoStore with Swisslog


Varner, one of northern Europe's largest fashion groups, has chosen Swisslog as its partner to expand its European warehouse in Vänersborg, Sweden. The automated warehouse was built in cooperation with Swisslog and was put into operation in 2016. Three years later, the warehouse will be expanded with additional automation.

Surveillance of an Automated High-Rack Warehouse in Your Pocket


The Atlas WMS Pocket mobile application ensures better use of the operators’ time, while also enabling 24-hour surveillance over the operation of an automated high-rack warehouse. This app will give you an overview of the status of the warehouse at all times, even when you are not physically present in the warehouse. If an error occurs, the operators will be able to intervene in a timely and efficient manner.

An experts’ blog about IT trends in intralogistics


In the digital age, the world of logistics is constantly and rapidly changing. It is becoming more and more of a challenge to stay on top of the latest developments and the relevance for company logistics. What opportunities would IT trends like »Artificial Intelligence« and »the Internet of Things« open up for your company?

May 2019

The »Gaia Informatica s.r.l.« is a new member of the WMS database


»Gaia Informatica s.r.l.« becomes a new member of the WMS database with the system »Gaia Logis«. As a result, the company now benefits from the numerous advantages of one of the leading platforms to compare Warehouse Management Systems. The Team warehouse logistics welcomes »Gaia Informatica s.r.l.«.

Automatic Vehicles provides In-flight Catering: Unitechnik Logistics Day in Dubai at Emirates Flight Catering


To provide in-flight catering on board an aircraft, extensive logistics processes are required »on the ground«. How Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC), a subsidiary of The Emirates Group, puts this masterpiece into action was demonstrated by Unitechnik FZE at their fourth Logistics Day in Dubai. 40 international logistics experts were able to tour two different installations and get an idea of the level of automation implemented at the catering specialist.

SSI Schaefer automates warehouse for ZF Friedrichshafen


ZF awarded SSI Schaefer the contract to automate a new area of their warehouse in Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, China. Scope of supply and services is a miniload with storage and retrieval machines, modern bin and pallet conveying systems and a logistics software WCS system. The warehouse will improve working capacities, optimize storage volumes and increase picking efficiency.

viastore acquires majority of automation company Buck Engineering


Competence and capacity strengthened in a significant performance area

EPG optimizes warehouse management for automotive supplier NGK SPARK PLUG


NGK SPARK PLUG is a name that dominates the automotive industry like no other. The market leader for spark plugs and lambda sensors supplies every automotive manufacturer in the industry as an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), as well as supplying the aftermarket – the spare parts business that includes distributors, parts dealers and workshops. The German branch with headquarters in Ratingen has a new logistics center in the Port of Duisburg.

Logistics Reply at Transport Logistic


Logistics Reply will present LEA Reply its state-of-the-art microservices platform for digital supply chains, intended to power a new generation of supply chain execution applications.

»Driving for Excellence«


SSI Schaefer Welcomes Formula 2 Driver Mick Schumacher as Brand Ambassador

»WMS Innovation Forum 2019« again in cooperation with the Cpro conlog GmbH


Under the motto »Innovation Forum Logistics 4.0« this year, the »WMS Innovation Forum« took place once again in cooperation with the Cpro conlog GmbH. On the 21st of May 2019, the participants gathered at the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics IML to gain insights into current developments and trends as well as innovations in logistics.

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