See how Jungheinrich has developed from its roots as a small company with only
10 employees to its size today as an international leading provider in the field of materials handling solutions and to a top brand worldwide.
Foundation stone laid for new Jungheinrich plant for storage and system trucks in Moosburg
Official turning of the first sod for the new factory of Jungheinrich
New powder coating installation at Norderstedt plant
Inauguration of Landsberg plant
New company structure: Roll out of German sales,
Establishment of assembly plant in Qingpu/China
100,000 Jungheinrich forklift trucks delivered with AC technology
Establishment of sales subsidiary in China
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Latvia
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Brazil
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Ireland
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Singapore
Introduction of newly developed hand pallet trucks - between 1957 and 1999 nearly 2,500,000 hand pallet trucks had been produced
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Portugal
Received Best Practice Company award
Certification of the entire Jungheinrich
World première: first reach truck with central control lever
ComFOUR concept introduction, i. e. choosing between financing, leasing and rental as financial service for our customers
New sales centre building in Dresden and opening of the new subsidiary building in Bremen
Establishment of sales subsidiaries in the Czech Republic and Hungary
Market launch of the deep stacking system "Drive-In-System" (DIS)
Unification of German companies and transformation into a limited company. "Going public" on 30 August 1990
New building of the Lueneburg factory for special and small-lot production
Consolidation of new product sales, rental and used truck business, repair shop and service division under common management centrally in Germany as well as decentralised in the sales divisions
With the new Retrak generation Jungheinrich opens new opportunities for reach trucks in relation to space-saving storage.
Conversion of the Norderstedt manufacturing plant to flow production system
Paletting/picking systems are delivered for the
Completion of delivery programme with IC engine-powered lift trucks for Germany and Austria
First involvement in the automated lift truck process with the introduction of the automatic swing fork lift truck, the ARS system
Turnover DM 533 Mio., 58% of which in foreign countries
Market introduction of the "Delta" racking system
First use of "driverless transport systems" in the assembly process
Start of the rental and used-equipment business with its own organisation
Order picking is increasingly gaining importance
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Spain
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Norway
The new high-stacking and narrow-aisle truck ETX significantly improves the utilisation of store house height.
Establishment of sales subsidiary in Denmark
Setting the course for the future growth of the corporation through the purchase of building areas and start of the first buildings of the Norderstedt factory
Establishment of sales subsidiary in the Netherlands
Introduction of AGVs with towing facility "Teletrak"
The first wheel-supported lift truck "Ameise Junior"
With the opening of the factory in Hamburg-Wandsbek
Laying of the set up stone for the manufacturing facilities in
The development of the first reach truck "Retrak®"
Establishment of H. Jungheinrich & Co. Maschinenfabrik,
20th October - birth of founder Friedrich Jungheinrich