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Ponsse invests in future-oriented solution for its warehouse

With the implementation of an intelligent automation concept for intralogistics for production supply, SSI Schäfer has laid the foundations for a 50 percent increase in production output at the assembly plant of one of the world’s leading manufacturers of forest machines company Ponsse.

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New smart home for your favourite to-go salad

Fresh Servant, the market leader in ready to go packaged salads in Finland, has commissioned SSI Schaefer to build a new logistics centre for its distribution complex in Edsevö. In addition to a new logistics centre, SSI Schaefer will modernize one of Fresh Servant’s existing logistics solutions.


SSI Schäfer automates Mathem's new logistics facility, south of Stockholm.

SSI Schäfer automates Mathem's new logistics facility in Larsboda, south of Stockholm.

Mathem is growing at a fast pace together with the food retail e-commerce industry in the Nordic countries. The establishment of a new logistics facility in Larsboda, south of Stockholm, is an important piece of the puzzle for continued expansion. An equally important aspect is the specially designed automation solution from SSI Schaefer.

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Sievi, invests in an automation solution from SSI Schaefer

The leading safety shoe manufacturer in Northern Europe, Sievi, invests in an automation solution from SSI Schaefer to benefit from industry growth
Sievi has commissioned SSI Schaefer to extend its existing warehouse located in Sievi, Finland in 2021. The footwear manufacturer supplies its products to the local market, but also exports to more than 40 countries worldwide.

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WEASEL® at IFOY Test Camp Intralogistics

Participation in AGV Mesh-Up of VDMA
During the IFOY Test Camps Intralogistics, the “AGV Mesh-Up” organized by the VDMA Materials Handling and Intralogistics Association will take place in Dortmund on March 25 and 26, 2021. A project team consisting of users and manufacturers of AGVs will present the new interface VDA 5050, which allows vehicles to move via different navigation modes while communicating with a superordinate guidance system in a common data language. SSI SCHAEFER participates in the VDA 5050 interface project and is a member of specific project teams. At the first live test of the collaborative “AGV Mesh-Up”, SSI SCHAEFER is represented via the automated guided vehicle (AGV) WEASEL®, demonstrating a high level of innovation and software expertise.

50 Sustainability & Climate Leaders - a race we can win

SSI SCHAEFER supports the climate goals of the UN

SSI SCHAEFER strengthens its customers' logistics with sustainable solutions and contributes to achieving the climate goals of the United Nations (UNSDG).


SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE commissioned SSI Schäfer with highly automated solution

SHOP APOTHEKE EUROPE, one of Continental Europe’s leading online pharmacies, commissioned SSI SCHAEFER to equip their new logistics center in Sevenum, the Netherlands. The highly automated solution will increase the possible shipping volume to more than 35 million parcels per year and has been designed for zero-error tolerance and 24/7 operations. The investment is in the medium double-digit million range.

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Lyko Group AB doubles its automation

Lyko, Nordic region's leading player in beauty and hair care based in Sweden, once again relies on the expertise of SSI Schaefer in providing the expansion of the previously developed automated warehouse solution.


Coop to invest 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.

Coop's new distribution center, strategically positioned in the heart of Sweden, will handle the distribution of goods to Coops more than 800 stores around the country. The majority of the material flow will be processed by two highly automated robotic case picking systems for chilled and ambient products. The result will be a sustainable warehouse that will deliver more than 600,000 units per day.

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Koenig & Bauer ordered SSI LOGIMAT® Vertical Lift Modules from SSI SCHAEFER

Koenig & Bauer (AT) GmbH takes a step further towards automation with SSI SCHAEFER and modernizes the Maria Enzersdorf location. The printing press manufacturer commissioned SSI SCHAEFER to supply and install a semi-automated solution with 13 SSI LOGIMAT Vertical Lift Modules for small parts vertical and efficient item picking.