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Latest news and press releases about product innovations, events and company information.

Bin Conveyor system at Installation Training Centre in Latvia

SSI SCHAFER Latvia Training center develops together with Global Installation

The Training center in Latvia was established in 2018 with a vision to develop and improve the skills of installation staff, thus ensuring a more professional level of training, going to install projects within the SSI SCHAFER group in Europe and beyond.


SSI SCHAEFER Launches Intralogistics Future with 5G Technology

With the integration of the new mobile communications standard 5G at the in-house Technology Center in Giebelstadt, SSI SCHAEFER is setting new standards and is underlining their claim to shape the future of intralogistics as technology and innovation leader. For future customer projects based on 5G technology, this means seamless roaming, highest connectivity and optimized value-added processes. This paves the way for company-wide networking on a uniform platform along the whole supply chain.

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LogiMAT 2022

In the age of e-commerce with maximum customer orientation and many services, order structures and throughput times in intralogistics have changed drastically. In order to transfer these multi-layered requirements into efficient logistics structures, companies need flexible logistics systems that work together in a perfect network, and these need to be controlled in transparent processes by powerful logistics software. SSI SCHAEFER covers this complex range and at LogiMAT 2022, it will present how its customers achieve a competitive advantage with future-proof intralogistics. Steffen Bersch, CEO of the SSI SCHAEFER Group: "As a leading solution provider in the market, we aim to create value for our customers with innovative products, outstanding project work and in a trusting partnership that leads them safely into the intralogistics future."

SSI Flexi Shuttle

Kokkikartano signed a contract with SSI SCHÄFER for an automated solution

Snellmanin Kokkikartano Oy ir labi pazīstams Somijas tirgū kā gatavo ēdienu ražotājs, kas gatavoti balstoties uz pašmāju receptēm. Nolemjot būvēt jaunu loģistikas centru, pārtikas uzņēmums Kokkikartano sāka meklēt ilgtermiņa partneri, nevis vienreizēju pakalpojuma piegādātāju. Mērķis šādas kopsadarbības ietvaros, radīt kopīgus projektus un intraloģistikas risinājumu nepieciešamību, sekojot uzņēmuma izaugsmes tempam tuvāko desmitu gadu laikā.

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Storage and picking solutions for Mitsubishi Logisnext Europe Oy

In 2020 SSI SCHÄFER delivered a storage and picking solution to its long-term partner Mitsubishi Logisnext Europe Oy (Rocla Oy before 2020), one of the market leaders in AGV solutions. The scope of supply included a racking system for pallets and VLM technology.

Flat Pack Picking

Modern Order Fulfillment for the Furniture Industry: Flat pack Picking

The scalable flat pack picking solution from SSI SCHAEFER is designed for fully automatic, efficient picking of heavy and bulky goods with gantry robots.


Grocery, Logistics, Sustainability: Customised Solution for Absolute Sequence

Back in 2017 NorgesGruppen ASA, one of the leading retail groups in Scandinavia, commissioned SSI SCHAEFER to build a new logistics center for its subsidiary company ASKO OSLOFJORD AS (ASKO).
Knut-Andreas Kran, CEO of ASKO OSLOFJORD AS, comments on the challenges the company experienced at the time: “ASKO anticipated a future capacity problem with only two possible solutions: either to extend the existing building or to relocate. We simply would not be able to keep up with the expected growth in the current location. We also did not want to just build a larger manual warehouse as we see that automation is an investment in the future.”

©Coop Sverige AB 2020

Coop invests in one of the largest automation solutions in the world

Coop, one of the leading food retailers in Sweden, chose SSI SCHAEFER as their general contractor for intralogistics to provide a cutting-edge, energy-efficient and highly automated logistics solution for their new 77,000 m² distribution center in Eskilstuna, Sweden.

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SSI SCHAEFER proud to partner with Coca-Cola Amatil

SSI SCHAEFER is proud to have partnered with Coca-Cola Amatil to deliver their automated state-of-the-art facility featured in a series of recent corporate videos, released by Coca-Cola Amatil, one of the largest bottlers and distributors of beverages in the Asia Pacific region.

Expo 2020 Dubai Campus Germany

Innovative contribution to the sustainable supply of the city of the future

Neunkirchen/Siegerland / Dubai December 08, 2021 - The SSI SCHAEFER Group, a German family-owned company with a history spanning more than 80 years and a leading international provider of modular warehousing and logistics solutions, will be demonstrating what the sustainable supply of food to an urbanized society can look like at Expo 2020 in Dubai, which started on October 1. As an official partner of the German Pavilion Consortium, SSI SCHAEFER will present an innovative vertical farming solution developed in cooperation with Infarm, the world’s fastest growing vertical farming company, in the City of the Future section of CAMPUS GERMANY.