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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 tower. Furthermore, the existing automated shipping buffer will be extended and connected to the new system technology.

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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. In addition to installing a custom-fit pallet and bin conveying system, implementing 84 ergonomic work station systems and the logistics software WAMAS®, SSI SCHAEFER will equip a 10-aisle miniload with more than 100,000 bin storage locations operated by SCHAEFER Miniload Cranes (SMC).

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Success Factor Plastic Containers

The drugstore chain dm has set up a closed container returnable cycle using plastic bins from SSI Schaefer’s containers product line. The rugged bins are used for storage, order picking, and transport and open numerous advantages and potential savings for dm. Regular orders of up to 60,000 containers per year mean that dm can continuously expand the system. SSI Schaefer has, over the course of several decades, proven to be a competent and reliable implementation partner for dm.


Sustainable logistics solution for faster order processing

SSI SCHAEFER implements a highly automated picking and shipping system for SANICARE, one of Germany's largest mail-order pharmacies. The new system handles more than half of the picking processes automatically. With a processing time of 20 minutes per parcel, up to 10,000 shipments leave the logistics center every day.

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Lyko Group AB invests in SSI SCHAEFER`s warehouse solution

The Swedish company Lyko Group AB, a leading omni-channel specialist for haircare and beauty products in the Northern countries, trusts the general contractor SSI SCHAEFER with the realization of their new automated distribution center in Vansbro, Sweden. The turnkey project includes the high-performance shuttle system Cuby, ergonomic work stations and the logistics software WAMAS®.

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Innovative predictive maintenance solution wins LOGISTRA Readers’ Choice Award

The Maintenance 4.0 for Intralogistics concept for condition monitoring and semi-automatic maintenance was developed by SSI SCHAEFER in partnership with Schaeffler. Now, the solution is among the winners of LOGISTRA magazine’s “LOGISTRA Best Practice: 2018 Innovations” Readers’ Choice Awards. The accolade underscores the inventive and future-proof design.

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Interview on the partnership of SSI SCHÄFER and DS AUTOMOTION

In August 2018 SSI SCHAEFER has announced its investment in DS AUTOMOTION. With the world’s leading manufacturer of highly dynamic Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs), the intralogistics expert intends to integrate flexible and reliable systems from Austria into holistic logistics solutions and further advance technologies long-term.

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SSI Schaefer to extend its facility in Giebelstadt, Bavaria

Intralogistics specialist SSI Schaefer continues to invest in its future. Construction of a new, state-of-the-art office complex for the competence center in Giebelstadt, Bavaria, will support ongoing business growth.

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Synergy in Technology

SSI SCHAEFER, one of the global market leaders and innovators in the intralogistics sector, is pleased to announce it has signed a contract with global technology development distributor, Premier Farnell, to equip the company’s new Leeds Distribution Centre with a state-of-the-art order fulfillment solution.

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SSI SCHAEFER receives SAP Recognized Expertise

SSI SCHAEFER receives SAP Recognized Expertise in the Field of Supply Chain Management
SAP Germany SE honors SSI SCHAEFER with the SAP Recognized Expertise certificate, thereby confirming the extremely high competence level of the intralogistics expert for SAP solutions in supply chain management.

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SSI Carrier received desired "handling award 2018"

An independent panel of judges declares the innovative pouch sorter system by SSI SCHAEFER the winner in the category "Warehousing, order picking and intralogistics".

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Expanding AGV compe-tence

… in order to meet the increasing demand for Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs)

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Update No. 32

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State-of-the-art distribution center for IKEA

IKEA has decided to build a new distribution center in Montreal and commissioned SSI SCHAEFER with the implementation. Core elements of the project are an automatic shuttle warehouse designed according to the 3D-MATRIX Solution® concept, a high-bay warehouse (HBW) with 245,000 pallet storage locations, ergonomic multi-order-picking work stations, and the logistics software WAMAS®.