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Logistics Day 2024 - Insight into the daily business of HÖRMANN Intralogistics

What exactly do we do as a general contractor for material flow systems? We provide an overview of our work processes

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LogiMAT 2024 Review

Impressions and learnings from the major industry get-together

Tom Walther and Steffen Dieterich at the Material Flow Product of the Year 2024 Awards ceremony

HÖRMANN Intralogistics receives award for PRODUCT OF THE YEAR from materialfluss

Award for the combined AutoStore system at Flaschenpost

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Neues Beiratsmitglied für FML Warehouse Logistics Portal von HÖRMANN Intralogistics berufen

HÖRMANN Intralogistcs wurde kürzlich in den Beirat des Fraunhofer Portals Warehouse-Logistics.com aufgenommen

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HÖRMANN Intralogistics @LogiMAT 2024

Save the date! The big industry meeting in Stuttgart March 19 - 21, 2024

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1,000th AutoStore robot live at Christ Packing Systems

Celebrating a glamorous AutoStore anniversary in style

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iDM Energiesysteme GmbH - Reference film Multi-Solution storage system for heat pumps

We were on site at the Tyrolean market leader for heat pumps and captured the well-paced, extensive automated warehouse on film.

Watch now and be inspired!

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Flaschenpost Chilled & Ambient AutoStore System nominated for materialfluss magazin Product of the Year

Vote now for the Product of the Year 2024! The materialfluss magazine, started the election process and we are happy to announce our nomination.

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HÖRMANN Intralogistics Outlook 2024

Wir haben das Beste aus der freien Zeit der Weihnachtsferien gemacht und unsere Pläne und Highlights für die kommenden Geschäftssaison niedergeschrieben. Was haben Sie in den kommenden Monaten vor?

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Announcing official company name change

Since December 8, 2023, Hörmann Logistik GmbH in Munich, DE has officially been operating as HÖRMANN Intralogistics Solutions GmbH.


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Three times´s a charm – individual AutoStore® solutions for healthcare, retail and postal services

At the end of the year, the team led by HÖRMANN Intralogistics Business Unit Manager AutoStore Robert Heinz was able to put the icing on the cake of successful business year 2023, which already marked the 50th AutoStore installation and delivery of the 1000th AutoStore® robot. The Munich-based intralogistics experts will implement three new systems with with the reliability, quality and timeliness customers value.

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Caja to Revolutionize Versandmanufaktur GmbH Fulfillment Operations

Caja Robotics, a leading provider of advanced robotic automation solutions, together with German integrator HÖRMANN Intralogistics, will facilitate operations at Versandmanufaktur GmbH’s fulfillment center in Bochum, Germany.

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Caja Smart Robotics Workshop - Intelligente Intralogistik: Neue Technologien für mehr Effizienz & Mitarbeiterentlastung

Wir freuen uns, gemeinsam mit unseren Herstellern zum exklusiven Intralogistik-Innovationsworkshop am 23. November 2023 in Stuttgart einzuladen.

e-grocery Microfulfillment Center with AutoStore Bots and Vans

New standards in e-grocery storage and order picking

HÖRMANN Intralogistics presents pioneering storage and picking solutions for food logistics


HÖRMANN Intralogistics celebrates the completion of the automated small parts and pallet warehouse for KraussMaffei Technologies in Parsdorf

Completion of the new automated small parts warehouse and automated pallet warehouse at KraussMaffei Technologies in Parsdorf.

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dhf Manufacturer Survey: AI & Energy Saving in Intralogistics

Insights into the two buzz topics in the dhf Special Intralogistics IT and Software



You have to celebrate the anniversaries as they come. This year, HÖRMANN Intralogistics and its partner AutoStore® have three reasons to party. The numbers 10, 50 and 1000 stand for the incredible success story that the intralogistics experts have delivered with the AutoStore division with supervisor Robert Heinz.


50+ and counting…. HÖRMANN Intralogistics gewinnt nächstes AutoStore® Projekt mit Christ Packing Systems

Mit dem AutoStore® Auftrag für Christ Packing Systems in Ottobeuren setzt HÖRMANN Intralogistics die Erfolgsgeschichte mit jetzt mehr als 50 realisierten AutoStore® Lösungen fort.

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HÖRMANN Intralogistics implements fully automated storage system for Hoval

HÖRMANN Intralogistics partners with @Hoval heat pumps to implement an advanced automated logistics and storage system in Slovakia. This project includes a pallet high-bay warehouse, a conveyor system and an AutoStore for small parts to increase efficiency and output. This is the third multi-solution warehouse for HÖRMANN Intralogistics and also the third collaboration for the high demand sustainable energy sector.

Vertragsunterzeichnung auf der LogiMAT 2023

Martini Sportswear in Annaberg schafft mehr Wertschöpfung mit AutoStore®

Mit dem Fokus auf Nachhaltigkeit, Wachstum und Kundenzufriedenheit ist Martini ein etablierter Anbieter von hochwertiger Outdoor-Bekleidung mit Sitz in Annaberg, AT. Um mit der Nachfrage Schritt zu halten, optimiert das Unternehmen nun seine Kommissionierdynamik mit dem bewährten AutoStore-System. 365 Waren pro Stunde werden in 18.400 Behältern von 16 unermüdlichen Robotern umgeschlagen.


AutoStore® System mit HiLIS AS WMS für SILOKING

Die SILOKING Mayer Maschinenbau GmbH ist Innovationsführer für moderne Fütterungstechnik. Der Familienbetrieb investiert in ein AutoStore® System für die Lagerung und just-in-time Bereitstellung von Kleinteilen für die Produktion.

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HÖRMANN Intralogistics - AutoStore® system for bottle mail in Cologne

Second AutoStore® system for flaschenpost: an anniversary for HÖRMANN Intralogistics

The 50th AutoStore® system from HÖRMANN Intralogistics is also the second refrigerated and room temperature micro-fulfillment solution for flaschenpost.

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World's first combined chilled and ambient AutoStore® system for online retailer flaschenpost SE

HÖRMANN Intralogistics builds for the first time a micro-fulfillment solution with two combined AutoStore® systems, the connecting conveyor technology and the necessary cooling system for the online supermarket flaschenpost.de at the site in Langenfeld (Rhineland) in an existing property.

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Overall logistic equipment of the new building Kärcher Repair Center Ahorn

For the new intralogistics project "Logistics Repair Center Ahorn" of Kärcher Reinigungsysteme, HÖRMANN Intralogistics has received
the order for the realization of the logistic facilities incl. the conveyor connections to various functional areas and an automatic miniload for the intermediate storage of the products.

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Welcome to the world of HÖRMANN Intralogistics!

We celebrate the new internet presence of the HÖRMANN Intralogistics Unit


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Expansion of the highly dynamic AutoStore® warehouse at geomix in Liezen

The positive business development of geomix GmbH and the convincing economic efficiency of the AutoStore® solution have led to an expansion order at the end of 2022.

Klatt Fördertechnik GmbH renamed HÖRMANN Klatt Conveyors GmbH

"Klatt Fördertechnik GmbH" is now called "HÖRMANN Klatt Conveyors GmbH".

Our subsidiary "Klatt Fördertechnik GmbH" has been renamed "HÖRMANN Klatt Conveyors GmbH".

The company"HÖRMANN Klatt Conveyors" continues to operate as a completely independent company under the management of Mr. Peter Klatt and Mr. Florian Pöckl.

The contact persons are available as usual at the location in Neumarkt am Wallersee.

HÖRMANN Intralogistics - News - Deal F&B Microfullfilment and AutoStore plus conveyor technology

Two in One - AutoStore® & Conveyor Technology in Use for Last Mile Logistics

Microfulfillment involves the lightning-fast delivery of consumer goods through smaller logistics centers located close to cities.
As a pioneer of this megatrend, we were able to win a first project in Germany for a beverage and food supplier. Using the proven CubeStorage system AutoStore®, around 20,000 containers will be managed fully automatically from mid-2023.

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First combined project of automatic high-bay warehouse and AutoStore System® for the new logistics center at iDM Energiesysteme GmbH in Matrei

For further expansion, a new logistics center is being built at the headquarters in Matrei, East Tyrol. In the first construction stage, an innovative AutoStore® small parts warehouse is being built. The second stage will be followed by the new pallet high-bay warehouse, the connecting conveyor technology and the central picking workstations, which will be served from both warehouses. The contract for the realization of the overall solution, including the HiLIS WMS system for both automated and manual warehouses, was awarded to HÖRMANN Intralogistics.

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HÖRMANN Intralogistics implements AutoStore® system for MULTIVAC in Wolfertschwenden

HÖRMANN Intralogistics is pleased to have received an order from MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co.KG. In a planned new building in the Wolfertschwenden industrial park in Unterallgäu, a fully automated AutoStore system covering 1,500 m² with a total of 54,000 containers will in future handle small parts handling within the spare parts logistics of the packaging machine specialist.


AutoStore® small parts warehouse for SportOkay.com in Innsbruck

SportOkay GmbH, e-commerce specialist for clothing and sports equipment for outdoor activities, mountaineering, climbing and skiing, biking and fitness, offers more than 200 top brands in its online shop www.sportokay.com offering the unique possibility to check out all
articles in 3D. The Alpine sports specialist supplies tens of thousands of satisfied customers in Germany, Austria, Italy and 15 other countries. Due to the very positive development of the online concept, SportOkay.com is investing in a new logistics centre with a fully automated small parts warehouse to serve as a central picking system. Hörmann Logistik's AutoStore® concept convinced all along the line and won the contract.

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Second expansion for the AutoStore® warehouse at Giesswein Walkwaren in Austria

At the site in Brixlegg, HÖRMANN Intralogistics implemented a customized AutoStore® system as a finished goods warehouse in an existing warehouse to support the steadily growing online store business and stationary trade. Now the second expansion is already taking place.

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AutoStore® warehouse at the chipper and mechanical engineering specialist ALBACH

The family-owned company ALBACH Maschinenbau AG from Menning in Upper Bavaria specializes worldwide in the construction of chippers and complex special designs in mechanical engineering. In the self-propelled chipper segment, the company is the market leader with around 220 employees. At the production site in Langquaid, HÖRMANN Intralogistics is setting up an AutoStore® system for the storage of small components in an existing warehouse.

HÖRMANN Intralogistics realizes third extension for HEIDERBECK cheese specialties

Third extension for the refrigerated cheese specialties in the AutoStore® system with multi-order picking at Heiderbeck in Olching.

Heiderbeck GmbH in Olching, Bavaria, is a successful sales company in the German market for high-quality cheese specialties and refrigerated delicatessen products. Hardly any other German cheese specialist marketer has such an extensive and qualified cheese assortment. In the adjacent, modern delicatessen outlet, visitors can sample international cheese and delicatessen specialties to their heart's content on an area of around 80 square meters and be inspired. For the storage of cheese specialties, HÖRMANN Intralogistics has set up an AutoStore® system with the customized warehouse management system HiLIS AS and multi-order picking stations in an existing refrigerated warehouse, which is now already in its third expansion stage. So - off to Olching to taste the cheese!

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The future is now – our new business segment HÖRMANN Intralogistics

New and yet time-tested! We proudly announce that HÖRMANN Group affiliate HÖRMANN Logistik has become part of the new business segment HÖRMANN Intralogistics. In order to enhance our support for today’s and all future challenges of our customers, the new segment merges and streamlines the business activities of the intralogistics and services segments. In its new segment, HÖRMANN Group demonstrates its ability to provide an even broader range of sophisticated system solutions for the intralogistics industry aimed at successful further growth by supplying our customers with tailored end-to-end services.

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NITRAS Safety Products in Bedburg expands AutoStore® small-parts warehouse

The following enhancements were implemented to the existing AutoStore® small parts warehouse at NITRAS Safety Products:

  • Increase in total bin capacity to 21,000 bins.
  • Implementation of 7 additional robots with loading stations
  • 1 additional carousel port
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HÖRMANN Intralogistics and Caja Robotics announce partnership

HÖRMANN Logistik, a leading German-based logistics integrator innovative warehouse logistics solutions and Caja Robotics, a leader in robotic and flexible goods-to-person solutions for order fulfillment, have announced their partnership at the start of LogiMAT.

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Intralogistics as a growth pillar

HÖRMANN Group establishes a new business area, which is presented at the LogiMAT.

35 Jahre HÖRMANN Logistik Jubiläum

We celebrate 35th birthday!

Exactly 35 years ago, HÖRMANN Logistik began to write its history. Today, we look back on more than 120 satisfied customers from 20 industries, more than 250 realized projects and a 90-strong, highly professional team!

What have been the success factors in these 35 years?

Essentially, it is you, our employees, who have won and successfully realized the projects with your commitment, your know-how and with your ambition. You are the real chapter of our company.

Then, of course, there are our customers, who appreciate our work, remain loyal to us and who often recommend us to others. Good references come from satisfied customers and that is important to us.

A company can only be continued for so many years if a well-coordinated team works together with professional expertise and passion, achieves constant success and is allowed to work together with satisfied customers.

Our motivation is always our enthusiasm for technology, the success of our customers and a cooperative partnership. And with this, we look to the future and thank all our customers and partners for the successful and trusting cooperation - and, of course, every single employee who has contributed to the success of HÖRMANN Logistik.

So there is nothing left for us to do but celebrate a little and pop the corks!

Thank you & congratulations to the entire team

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New: AutoStore® warehouse for Eggers Textilpflege GmbH in Bückeburg

For more than 130 years, the medium-sized family business Eggers Textilpflege GmbH has been taking care of individual textile service. The affiliated partner of Deutsche Berufskleider Leasing GmbH sets up an innovative AutoStore® system for the storage of small parts at its Bückeburg site.

Hörmann Logistik convinced with an individual concept that enables particularly fast and safe order picking and thus received the order for realization.


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AutoStore® system for Becker Schoell AG - Pet food

In order to optimize the existing intralogistics processes, PROLOG-TEAM Logistik- und Organisationsberatung was commissioned by Becker Schoell to develop an optimal overall concept and to implement it during ongoing operations. Based on the developed overall concept and a broad market tender, HÖRMANN Logistik GmbH was selected as the general contractor and commissioned to carry out several plant simulations for this sub-project in order to make the AutoStore® system configuration ideal and future-oriented.

The press release file is in german.


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HÖRMANN Logistik announces partnership with StrongPoint

HÖRMANN Logistik has signed an agreement with StrongPoint ASA, a leading food retail company, to offer food retailers AutoStore® micro-fulfillment solutions in the combined DACH, Scandinavia and Baltic regions.

This will provide StrongPoint's food retail customers in the Nordic and Baltic countries with additional implementation support from HÖRMANN Logistik. StrongPoint supports HÖRMANN Logistik with food retail expertise for customized micro-fulfillment implementations in the DACH region.

HÖRMANN Logistik has been an AutoStore® distributor since 2013 and has implemented more than 35 AutoStore® solutions in Germany and Austria. StrongPoint became a distributor of AutoStore® micro-fulfillment solutions in Scandinavia and the Baltics in 2021 with a focus on food retail.

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Innovative Intralogistics Solutions - HÖRMANN Logistik and SAFELOG announce Partnership

The constantly growing number of items as well as ever higher requirements for fast

and efficient order picking pose new challenges for classic warehouse logistics.

For the space-saving, highly dynamic storage and retrieval of small parts, HÖRMANN Logistik offers customized applications with its AutoStore® solutions. Together with SAFELOG, the range is now being expanded with innovative products and high-performance, future-oriented material flow ideas. In a first cooperation, the pick zone of an AutoStore® warehouse was connected to the packaging line by an AGV shuttle operation at a joint customer.

Same Day Fulfillment close to the customer - customized systems for E-Commerce

HÖRMANN Logistik offers with AutoStore® an innovative system for automatic storage and picking in micro-fulfillment centers. Thanks to its modular design, AutoStore® can be installed quickly and easily and expanded individually at any time. The ultra-high storage density and availability make AutoStore® the ideal solution for micro fulfillment centers. Micro-fulfillment can be used in many different industries, including fashion, food, sporting goods, electronics and more.

More information here

The next level of warehouse automation - more efficient order picking with artificial intelligence

Due to the strong growth of e-commerce and ever increasing just-in-time requirements, companies are facing new challenges in intralogistics. While material flow and production logistics have been increasingly automated over the past few years, manual "reaching into the box" still predominates in order picking. Together with its partner robominds, HÖRMANN Logistik offers an ingenious, productive, and AI-supported pick-by-robot solution for optimizing picking stations with high throughput, a large variety of articles and 24/7 operation.

New construction of an automated small parts warehouse and an automated pallet warehouse for KraussMaffei Technologies in Parsdorf, Germany.

KraussMaffei Techologies, the world's leading manufacturer of machines and systems for plastics and rubber processing, is currently building a new plant in Parsdorf near Munich and is planning to restructure its entire intralogistics in this context.

HÖRMANN Logistik intensifies its AutoStore® activities in Eastern Europe with the foundation of HÖRMANN Logistik Polska Sp. z o.o.

Since the beginning of 2020, HÖRMANN Logistik also has the distribution rights for Austria, Switzerland and Eastern Europe in addition to Germany. To be able to work more intensively on the CEE markets in addition to the numerous new projects in Austria, HÖRMANN Logistik Polska Sp. z o.o. was founded.

New automated high-bay warehouse built in Durtal, France

HÖRMANN Logistik designs and supplies an automated high-bay warehouse for the packaging manufacturer DS Smith. With innovative strength and commitment, the British company is pursuing its goal of reducing international deforestation through paper recycling.

Around 30,000 employees work for DS Smith in 30 countries. A new two-aisle high-bay warehouse for corrugated sheetboards is built  at the French site in Durtal on the Loire River. The project is planned and implemented by Hörmann Logistik. The start of operations is scheduled by the beginning of 2022.

Refrigerated cheese specialties in the new AutoStore® system with multi-order picking and connecting conveyor technology at Heiderbeck

For the storage of cheese specialties, HÖRMANN Logistik delivers an AutoStore® system with the customized warehouse management system HiLIS AS and multi-order picking stations in an existing refrigerated warehouse.

AutoStore® System with Warehouse Management System HiLIS AS for Gessmann

For the storage and order picking of small parts, HÖRMANN Logistik is setting up an AutoStore® system with a customized warehouse management system HiLIS AS in an existing warehouse at the Leingarten site.

Highly dynamic AutoStore® warehouse for the geomix Soccer online store in Liezen (Austria)

The online store of Geomix GmbH, official partner of the Austrian Soccer Association and the Austrian Soccer League, offers clothing and shoes for soccer, leisure, running and training.  In addition, you can find original jerseys of the most important international Soccer clubs in their extensive fan store.  In Liezen, Styria, an AutoStore® system will soon be installed in an existing warehouse to optimize e-commerce processes. Hörmann Logistik planned the special requirements for dynamics and pick rate in detail and will realize the project.

Webinar "The way to the automated warehouse". The step into efficient intralogistics -easy done!

How intralogistics can help to achieve my company the competitive advantages?

This entrepreneurial goal can be achieved with the step into automated intralogistics. We highlight typical tasks of the "change" process from manual to automatic in a practical manner, as well as the technical solutions used in the process. From warehouse systems, such as AutoStore®, to the Warehouse Management System HiLIS.

Speaker: Peter Gierlich


Webinar "Next Level Warehouse Automation with Artificial Intelligence" Increase Competitiveness with Artificial Intelligence Picking Robots

HÖRMANN Logistik implements numerous projects with the efficient AutoStore small parts warehouse system. Together with robominds GmbH, the pioneer for artificial intelligence from Munich, they have now developed the next level in warehouse automation. They combine advanced robotics technology with the dynamic, flexible, high-performance storage system AutoStore. In the webinar, the brains behind this concept will show how the HL-Robo-Pick can be used to automate picking processes more efficiently and beeing a step head of the competition.

Speakers: Oliver Vujcic and Christian Fenk


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Automated high-bay warehouse for supply and storage of production at E. Hawle Armaturenwerke in Austria

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HÖRMANN equips the new eurotrade logistics hall at Munich Airport with an automatic small parts warehouse

A new logistics hall was built at Munich Airport for the storage of gift articles, food, hygiene articles and spare parts. As general contractor, HÖRMANN Logistik built a 4-aisle automated small parts warehouse with an upstream conveyor loop. Four picking stations and two goods receiving stations are connected to the loop. The automatic small parts warehouse provides the store items to the eurotrade trading areas by means of efficient material flow and order picking processes.

Mittelstand Digital Summit from April 27th-28th, 2021

High-bay warehouse for 25,000 Euro pallets with conveyor technology for Biohort

Biohort GmbH from Neufelden (Austria) is the European market leader in metal storage solutions. The product portfolio includes high-quality tool sheds, practical outdoor storage boxes and useful items for the garden, such as raised beds. Biohort products are manufactured 100% in Austria by around 400 employees. For years Biohort has been growing continuously in the double-digit percentage range. To sustain this growth, a new main plant including production and logistics is built. In order to keep the built-up area as small and efficient as possible, a fully automated high-bay warehouse (HRL) was also chosen. Planning and realization of the 4-aisle high-bay warehouse for the storage of finished goods, semi-finished products, raw materials and consumables was carried out by HÖRMANN Logistik. The same applies to the connected pallet conveyor system for production and order picking. The new plant is to become the most modern thin sheet processing plant in Austria.

Automated high-bay warehouse with tailor-made material handling technology for Mayr-Melnhof Holz in Leoben

At the Leoben site, the headquarter of the corporate group, a modern, cutting-edge intralogistics solution with an automated, 3-aisle high-bay warehouse with conveyor systems, packaging and shipping zones will be deployed. HÖRMANN Logistik developed a sophisticsted concept based on the specifications of the planning specialist Xvise. On this basis, HÖRMANN Logistik was awarded general contractor for delivery of this custom intralogistics solution.

Welcome to the live webinar on 22.03.2021 at 11:00 a.m. with the topic "The way to the automated warehouse - the step into efficient intralogistics-easy done!".

We highlight typical tasks from this "change" process from manual to automatic and the technical solutions used in the process. From the storage system, such as AutoStore®, to the warehouse management system HiLIS.


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Automatic tray storage system for Magna Exteriors in Meerane

More than 100 years of experience in vehicle production and a wide range of services make Magna the world's leading, brand-independent engineering and manufacturing partner for automotive manufacturers.

At the Meerane site, Hörmann Logistik received the order for the automatic five-aisle tray warehouse as an intermediate buffer between the paint shop and assembly with sequence request.

Save the date! Hörmann Logistik on TV on "RTL Guten Morgen Deutschland" on 05.08.2020 at 7:45 am

AutoStore® small parts warehouse with subsequent components for Richter + Frenzel in Reichertshofen

For more than 125 years, Richter + Frenzel has been the specialist for sanitary and domestic engineering. More than 4,200 employees at 180 locations in Germany provide competent advice and planning with products from over 1,800 manufacturers. At the Reichertshofen location, a new central logistics centre was built from which R+F supplies branches and the trade nationwide. The central element in this new building is a fully automated warehouse solution for the storage and picking of small parts. With its intralogistics concept, which includes an AutoStore® small parts warehouse with connected conveyor technology for order picking and palletizing, Hörmann Logistik was convincing and was awarded the contract to implement the system.

HÖRMANN Logistik is innovation champion of the TOP 100 companies

Since 1987 Hörmann Logistik has been designing and implementing automatic high-bay warehouses, small parts warehouses and the connecting conveyor and handling technology with heart and mind in various industries. Innovative ideas, future-oriented technology and personal support characterise the individual concepts as well as the tailor-made HiLIS Warehouse Management System. For its innovative strength, the Munich-based company has now been honoured for its "innovation-promoting top management" in the innovation competition TOP 100 in the size category 51 to 200 employees.

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AutoStore® small parts warehouse for the storage of automotive spare parts at BeON in Ettlingen

The BeON GmbH & Co. KG supplies with its BeON Parts Center the Citroen, Peugeot, DS and from 1.10.2020 also Opel partners in southern Germany with repair spare parts. At the Ettlingen location, an AutoStore® small parts warehouse will be built in an existing logistics property. All workstations will be configured so that goods receipts or order picking can be carried out at any time. Hörmann Logistik has taken over the implementation of the compact and efficient AutoStore® system including the tailor-made warehouse management system HiLIS AS as general contractor.

Modern AutoStore® warehouse for original Giesswein mill products in Austria

Giesswein Walkwaren AG is a Tyrolean family business in its third generation. From hand-picked wool in traditional quality, modern, sustainable and functional clothing and shoes are produced in our own production facilities. With special know-how and a holistic approach, the company has developed into Europe's leading manufacturer of clothing made of 100% new wool. At the Brixlegg site, a finished goods warehouse is to be built in an existing warehouse to support the steadily growing online shop business and stationary trade. Hörmann Logistik was awarded the implementation contract with its tailor-made concept and the modern, versatile AutoStore® system.

Logimat 2020 in Stuttgart canceled, March 10-12, 2020

Dear business partners, this year's LogiMAT in Stuttgart was officially canceled due to the risk of contagion of the corona virus, which is spreading ever faster. This was done on the orders of the responsible regulatory office, which acted on the recommendation of the health authority.

Hörmann Logistik is expanding its AutoStore® Area

Hörmann Logistik is expanding its AutoStore® marketing area in Europe Hörmann Logistik has received distribution rights for Austria, Switzerland and Eastern Europe from the AutoStore® headquarters in Norway in addition to the area in Germany. With this, the still expanding AutoStore® company confirms the successful partnership with the Munich intralogistics specialist.


LogiMAT 2020 in Stuttgart, 10-12 March 2020, Hall 1 – J61

Visit us at LogiMAT 2020 and find out more about our tailor-made intralogistics systems for various industries. Together with Klatt Fördertechnik we will design individual warehouse and material flow solutions especially for your requirements. With our demonstration grid you can experience the innovative small parts warehouse AutoStore® and the warehouse management software HiLIS AS live at our booth.
Location: Trade fair Stuttgart, 10-12 March 2020, Hall 1 - J61

Construction of a new high-bay warehouse, process optimization and replacement of conveyor technology at B. Braun

B. Braun is one of the world's leading providers and manufacturers of healthcare solutions today. Every service that B. Braun provides incorporates the entirety of our knowledge and skills, the company's deep understanding of users' needs, and extensive expertise since 1839. With its constantly growing portfolio of effective medical care solutions, B. Braun makes a substantial contribution towards protecting and improving people's health. The range comprises 5,000 products, 95 percent of which are produced in-house.

At the Berlin site, the existing high-bay warehouse (HRL) is to be extended by two aisles and the current conveyor technology is to be replaced. With a tailor-made optimisation concept, Hörmann Logistik received the order for realisation in two construction phases as general contractor.

Autostore small parts warehouse for NITRAS Safety Products in Bedburg

AS Arbeitsschutz GmbH is specialized in supplying technical wholesalers with personal protective equipment and work clothes since 1986. The owner-managed company attaches great importance to quality and reliability. With the manufacturer brand, NITRAS, AS Arbeitsschutz GmbH has successfully built up a renowned brand in the industry over the last 20 years.

At the headquarters in Bedburg, in their role as general contractor Hörmann Logistik is building an AutoStore small parts warehouse with two connected carousel workstations in an existing storage hall.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for SIG Combibloc Systems in Linnich

SIG Combibloc Systems GmbH is a German subsidiary of the Swiss SIG Combibloc Group AG. The company is a leading system and solution provider for aseptic packaging. Hörmann Logistik is implementing an AutoStore® system for storage of small parts in the existing warehouse in Linnich. All workstations are designed to allow goods receipt or picking at any time. Hörmann is realizing this innovative small parts warehouse in its role as general contractor.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for IDS Imaging Development Systems in Obersulm

Within little more than 20 years, Imaging Development Systems GmbH has developed from a 2-man company to a worldwide leading manufacturer of digital industrial cameras with about 300 employees. Every year, the company develops and manufactures around 200,000 high-quality cameras "Made in Germany". Subsidiaries in the USA, Japan and the UK, as well as representative offices in Europe and Asia make IDS an international player. Hörmann Logistik realizes a fully automated small parts warehouse in an existing warehouse at their headquarters in Obersulm, in which goods receipts or picking can take place at any workstation at any time. The implementation of the innovative small parts warehouse AutoStore® comes under general contractorship.

Hörmann Logistik GmbH acquires majority stake in Klatt Fördertechnik GmbH

Hörmann Logistik GmbH, a Hörmann Group company, is a successful general contractor (GU) for the supply of intelligent and innovative intralogistics systems with 32 years’ experience. The Munich-based company is now acquiring a majority stake in the Austrian company Klatt Fördertechnik GmbH.

The company Klatt Fördertechnik, based in Neumarkt at Lake Wallersee, has developed into a well-known manufacturer of conveyor systems in its 19 years of being in business. "With this merger, we are strengthening our core competencies and strategically expanding them," emphasizes Steffen Dieterich, Managing Director of Hörmann Logistik. His CEO colleague Oliver Vujcic adds: "For both companies, there are many synergies for ambitious growth".

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for Huss Licht & Ton (Light and Sound) in Langenau

Since 1989, Huss Licht & Ton GmbH & Co KG has made a name as a reliable partner for innovative event technology. Competence, quality and excellent customer service are the secret of success of the medium-sized, owner-managed company. The online shop www.huss-licht-ton.de offers 24/7 access to more than 400 international brands of event technology with attractive conditions. At the company headquarters in Langenau, Hörmann Logistik is building an AutoStore® system for the storage of small parts in a new warehouse. The workstations will be equipped for goods receipts or picking at any time.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for the Leebmann24 online shop in Passau

Since 1926, the family-run Leebmann Group has specialised in the car brands BMW and Mini as well as four motorcycle brands. In four stationary shops, the customer-oriented company offers new and used vehicles as well as a wide range of services. The online shop www.leebmann24.de covers corresponding accessories, spare parts and care products.

Hörmann Logistik realizes an AutoStore® warehouse for car and motorcycle accessories and small spare parts at the Leebmann company headquarters in Passau. An existing hall is available for the integration of the new warehouse. From there, goods receipts or picking will take place at every workstation in the future. Leebmann chose Hörmann Logistik as general contractor and the AutoStore® system because of its compact dimensions, high efficiency and optimal orientation towards e-commerce.

New, fully automatic high-bay warehouse for Prowell in Eisfeld

In its core business, Prowell produces corrugated cardboard formats on the world's fastest high-tech plants. Its own paper production and service companies ensure process optimisation at 12 European sites. In Eisfeld, Thuringia, Prowell erects a new plant for production, storage and dispatch of corrugated boards. Adjacent to the production and finishing lines, a three-aisle, fully automatic high-bay warehouse takes shape there as well. As the general contractor, Hörmann Logistik has received the essential trades for the realisation of this high-bay racking system.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for the Plauen subsidiary of Window Fashion AG

LYSEL®, the German base of the Swiss Window Fashion AG, offers tailor-made sun protection solutions as well as ready-made window decoration. Hörmann Logistik has set up an AutoStore® in an existing hall for the storage and picking of the product range for www.heimtextilien.com and other online customers.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse with connected conveyor system for Richter + Frenzel in Reichertshofen

For more than 120 years Richter + Frenzel has been the wholesale specialist for sanitary and building technology. 3,500 employees at 170 locations in Germany guarantee competent consultancy and planning with products from over 1,800 manufacturers. The new logistics centre at the Reichertshofen site supplies the company's branches and craft businesses. The central element of this greenfield project is a fully automated warehouse for the storage and picking of small parts. Hörmann Logistik convinced with its intralogistics concept, which includes an AutoStore® small parts warehouse with connected conveyor technology for order picking and palletising, and received the order.

AutoStore® finished parts warehouse for Michael Pentz GmbH & Co Spannelemente KG in Illertissen

For more than 55 years, Michael Pentz GmbH & Co Spannelemente KG in Illertissen has been manufacturing clamping bushes and dowel pins in standard and customer-specific dimensions for its international customers from the construction equipment, agricultural machinery, materials handling and mechanical engineering industries.

The Pentz company erects a new warehouse for finished parts at its headquarters. Hörmann Logistik realises the AutoStore® system as general contractor in an existing hall. All workstations at the new AutoStore® warehouse enable both goods receipt and picking.


Neues, vollautomatisches Hochregallager bei Progroup, England

Mit Hightech-Anlagen, die weltweit zu den schnellsten zählen, produziert Progroup im Kerngeschäft Wellpappformate. Eine eigene Papierproduktion und eigene Dienstleistungsgesellschaften leisten Prozessoptimierung an 12 Standorten in Europa.

In Ellesmere Port, Großbritannien errichtet Progroup ein neues Werk zur Produktion, Lagerung und Versand von Wellpappformaten. Im Anschluss an die Wellpappanlage und Ausrüstungslinien entsteht dort auch ein viergassiges, vollautomatisches Hochregallager.

HÖRMANN Logistik hat als Generalunternehmer den Auftrag zur Realisierung dieser Hochregalanlage erhalten.

Automatisches Kleinteilelager für Codico in Perchtoldsdorf, Österreich

Die Codico Holding GmbH hat sich auf den Vertrieb hochwertiger elektronischer Bauelemente in den Bereichen Aktive und Passive Bauelemente sowie Verbindungstechnik spezialisiert. Das 1977 gegründete Unternehmen agiert mit 168 Mitarbeitern in zehn Ländern. Am österreichischen Headquarter in Perchtoldsdorf im Süden Wiens entsteht ein neues, automatisches Kleinteilelager (AKL) mit Behälterfördertechnik zur Lagerung und Kommissionierung von Elektronikbauteilen. HÖRMANN Logistik hat als Generalunternehmer den Auftrag zur Realisierung erhalten.

Fertigstellung Hochregallager 2 bei FUCHS LUBRITECH in Kaiserslautern

FUCHS LUBRITECH zählt zu den weltweit führenden Produzenten von Spezialschmierstoffen und Trennmitteln für alle industriellen Anwendungsbereiche, von der Automobilindustrie und der Bauwirtschaft bis zur Lebensmittelproduktion und der Zementindustrie.

Das Angebot umfasst Betontrennmittel, Haftschmierstoffe, Schmierflüssigkeiten und -fette, Pasten, Gleitlacke, Glasbearbeitungsmedien sowie Umformschmierstoffe und Wartungsprodukte – insgesamt mehr als 1.000 Spezialprodukte, die exakt auf den jeweiligen Einsatzzweck abgestimmt sind.

Am Hauptsitz in Kaiserslautern hat HÖRMANN Logistik bereits 2009 ein dreigassiges automatisches Hochregallager (HRL 1) errichtet. Im Zuge der Betriebserweiterung entstand neben der bestehenden Anlage ein neues dreigassiges Hochregallager (HRL 2), das ebenfalls an die Produktion, die Kommissionierung, den Wareneingang sowie das HRL 1 angeschlossen ist.

HÖRMANN Logistik hat dieses neue Hochregallager ebenfalls als Generalunternehmer realisiert.

Hochregallagererweiterung bei Schumacher Packaging in Greven

Als inhabergeführter, europaweit agierender Spezialist für Verpackungen aus Well- und Vollpappe bietet Schumacher Packaging ein äußerst breites Spektrum an Größen, Drucktechniken und Veredelungen. Durch neu gegründete Produktionsstätten und durch die Übernahme bestehender Werke ist Schumacher Packaging in den letzten Jahren kontinuierlich gewachsen.

Am erst  2014 eröffneten Werk im AirportPark FMO in Greven, Nordrhein-Westfalen, verdoppelt der Verpackungsspezialist jetzt seine Fertigungs- und Lagerkapazitäten. HÖRMANN Logistik hat den Auftrag erhalten, das bestehende Hochregallager um ein zweigassiges Kanallager zu erweitern.

Erweiterung des Hochregallagers für Bischof + Klein im bayerischen Konzell

Die Bischof + Klein SE & Co. KG ist einer der führenden Komplettanbieter für flexible Verpackungen und technische Folien. An den sechs Produktionsstandorten in Deutschland, Frankreich, Großbritannien, Polen und Saudi-Arabien werden hochwertige flexible Verpackungen aus Kunststoff und Kunststoffverbunden sowie technische Folien für fast jede Anwendung hergestellt.

Am Produktionsstandort im bayerischen Konzell realisierte HÖRMANN Logistik 2015 als Generalunternehmer ein zweigassiges Hochregallager für die Lagerung von Folienrollen als Produktionspuffer. Jetzt wurde HÖRMANN Logistik beauftragt, dieses Lager durch eine Verlängerung der beiden Gassen mit unveränderten Fachabmessungen zu erweitern.

Robert Heinz übernimmt die Leitung des Kompetenzcenter AutoStore® bei HÖRMANN Logistik

Bereits seit September 2016 betreut der Betriebswirtschaftler Robert Heinz (48) bei dem Münchner Intralogistik-Spezialisten die AutoStore® Aktivitäten. Jetzt hat er die neu geschaffene Position des Leiters Kompetenzcenter AutoStore® übernommen und ist so zentraler Ansprechpartner für den Lizenzpartner sowie alle Projektanfragen und Projektrealisierungen.

HÖRMANN Logistik war Ende 2013 Distributionspartner für AutoStore® in Deutschland geworden und hat seitdem erfolgreich zahlreiche AutoStore® Kleinteilelagerlösungen geplant und realisiert. Mit den implementierten Systemen z.B. bei Theegarten, Novopress, SommerCable und Heller sowie aktuellen Montagen z.B. bei SportOkay, Esders und LYSEL hat sich das Segment so erfolgreich entwickelt, dass inzwischen von den HÖRMANN Logistik IT-Entwicklern auch eine spezifisch angepasste Lagerverwaltungssoftware HiLIS AS aufgesetzt wurde.

Robert Heinz ist in seiner neuen Führungsposition auch für die Planung und Steuerung der Mitarbeitereinsätze, die Betreuung von Key-Kunden sowie für begleitende Marketingund Akquisemaßnahmen zuständig.

AutoStore® Kleinteilelager für Tochter der Window Fashion AG in Plauen

LYSEL®, die europäische Tochter der in der Schweiz ansässigen Window Fashion AG, bietet Sonnenschutzlösungen nach Maß und fertig konfektionierte Fensterdekoration an. Für die Lagerung und Kommissionierung des Artikelsortiments für www.heimtextilien.com und andere Kunden aus dem Bereich Onlinehandel soll am Standort der Außenstelle Deutschland in Plauen in einer bestehenden Lagerhalle ein AutoStore® Kleinteilelager errichtet werden.

HÖRMANN Logistik hat den Auftrag für die Realisierung dieses automatischen Kleinteilelagers erhalten.

Für die maßgeschneiderte Auslegung des AutoStore®-Systems wurden bei der Planung von HÖRMANN Logistik mehrere Anlagensimulationen durchgeführt. Die Kundenanforderungen der Window Fashion AG und LYSEL® führten zusammen mit den Simulationsergebnissen zu einer Systemkonfiguration mit ca. 2.000 Behältern der Größe 649 mm x 449 mm x 330 mm (L x B x H) auf 12 Ebenen. 2 Roboter mit 2 Roboter-Ladestationen sorgen für die Ein- und Auslagerung der Artikel, die den  Carousel-Port (Wareneingang und Kommissionierung) bedienen.

Für eine Erweiterung auf ca. 3.250 Behälter ist ein zusätzlicher Carousel-Port bereits eingeplant. Weitere Roboter können ebenfalls nach Bedarf implementiert werden.

Verlängerung eines zweigassigen Hochregallagers für Bischof + Klein in Konzell

Die Bischof + Klein GmbH & Co. KG ist einer der führenden Komplettanbieter für flexible Verpackungen und technische Folien. An den sechs Produktionsstandorten in Deutschland, Frankreich, Großbritannien, Polen und Saudi-Arabien werden hochwertige flexible Verpackungen aus Kunststoff und Kunststoffverbunden sowie technische Folien für fast jede Anwendung hergestellt.

Das bereits am Standort existierende und von HÖRMANN Logistik gebaute Hochregallager wird im laufenden Betrieb um 38 m verlängert und wird damit zusätzlich 1.760 Stellplätze für Paletten und Faltboxen in unterschiedlichen Abmessungen erhalten.

AutoStore® small parts warehouse for SportOkay.com in Innsbruck

SportOkay GmbH, e-commerce specialist for clothing and sports equipment for outdoor activities, mountaineering, climbing and skiing, biking and fitness, offers more than 200 top brands in its online shop www.sportokay.com offering the unique possibility to check out all
articles in 3D. The Alpine sports specialist supplies tens of thousands of satisfied customers in Germany, Austria, Italy and 15 other countries. Due to the very positive development of the online concept, SportOkay.com is investing in a new logistics centre with a fully automated small parts warehouse to serve as a central picking system. Hörmann Logistik's AutoStore® concept convinced all along the line and won the contract.

AutoStore® Kleinteilelager für die Esders GmbH im Emsland

Die Esders GmbH in Haselünne im Emsland hat sich seit 1989 auf die Entwicklung von Messgeräten, Software und Systemlösungen für den Gas-, Wasser- und Abwasserbereich spezialisiert. Die Leistungsschwerpunkte des erfolgreichen Familienunternehmens liegen auf Gasspürtechnik, Messtechnik für die Gasinneninstallation sowie Druckmesstechnik, Wasserleck-Ortung und Prüfsysteme für Gasmess- und Gaswarngeräte.

Am Unternehmensstandort in Haselünne soll in einer neuen Lagerhalle ein AutoStore® Kleinteilelager errichtet werden, in dem Teile für die Fertigung sowie Ersatzteile gelagert werden.

HÖRMANN Logistik hat den Auftrag für die Realisierung dieses automatischen Kleinteilelagers erhalten.

AutoStore® Kleinteilelager für die Pati Versand in Herzlake

Seit 2007 vertreibt der Pati-Versand professionelle Patisserie-Zutaten. Durch die rasant steigende Nachfrage nach qualitativ hochwertigen Lebensmitteln und Werkzeugen für die Schokoladenherstellung und Tortendekoration expandiert Pati-Versand immens. Heute ist Pati-Versand im Privatkundenbereich der größte Anbieter für Torten-, Pralinen- und Backzutaten sowie –Zubehör im deutschsprachigen Raum.

Dieses Wachstum erfordert eine komplette Neustrukturierung der internen Logistik. Zentrales Element in der Lagerhaltung und Kommissionierung wird ein AutoStore®-System von HÖRMANN Logistik.

Das System wurde maßgeschneidert nach den Anforderungen von Pati-Versand ausgelegt und die Leistung über Simulationen nachgewiesen. AutoStore®  besteht hier aus 25.000 Behältern, 32 Robotern und 8 Kommissionierports. Erweiterungsmöglichkeiten sind vorgesehen und können im laufenden Betrieb durchgeführt werden.

HÖRMANN Logistik mit eigenem Projekt Management Office

Anfang des Jahres 2018 wurde bei HÖRMANN Logistik ein Projekt Management Office (PMO) als zentrale Stabstelle in die Organisation eingeführt. Das Project Management Office ist die zentrale Stelle bei HÖRMANN Logistik zur Steuerung des Projektmanagements und zur Pflege des Projektmanagementsystems. Dabei unterstützt es alle Projekte und liefert Hilfsmittel wie Projektvorlagen, Standards und Richtlinien an alle Projektleiter.

Die Hauptaufgaben des PMO sind:

  • Sicherstellen von einheitlichen PM-Standards und Qualität
  • Operative Unterstützung der Projektleiter und Projektteams
  • Zentrale Koordination aller Projekte und Ressourcen
  • Steigerung der Effektivität und Effizienz
  • Coaching und Training rund ums Projektmanagements

Mit dieser neuen und zentralen Stelle investiert die HÖRMANN Logistik zusätzlich in die Qualität des Projektmanagements und seinen Mitarbeiter mit dem Ziel die bereits sehr hohe Kundenzufriedenheit zu toppen.

Bündelung aller AutoStore® Aktivitäten im Kompetenz Center AutoStore®

Um noch effektiver und zielgerichteter das steile Wachstum unseres AutoStore® Geschäftes zu gestalten, wurde im Januar 2018 das Kompetenz Center AutoStore® gegründet, in dem alle AutoStore® Aktivitäten vom Vertrieb, Marketing und der Realisierung gebündelt sind.

Robert Heinz hat die Leitung des Kompetenzcenters übernommen. Bereits seit September 2016 betreut er bei HÖRMANN Logistik die AutoStore® Aktivitäten und ist so zentraler Ansprechpartner für unsere Kunden sowie für alle Projektanfragen und Projektrealisierungen.

Seit Ende 2013 ist HÖRMANN Logistik Distributionspartner für AutoStore® in Deutschland und hat seitdem erfolgreich zahlreiche AutoStore®-Systeme geplant und realisiert. Das Geschäft hat sich so erfolgreich entwickelt, dass inzwischen von den IT-Entwicklern von HÖRMANN Logistik auch eine spezifische Lagerverwaltungssoftware namens HiLIS AS entwickelt und erfolgreich eingesetzt wurde.