Jungheinrich is “Best Logistics Brand” 2017. For the second time in a row, the Hamburg-based intralogistics expert was awarded with this renowned industry prize by the leading German industry magazine LOGISTIK HEUTE and the association Bundesvereinigung Logistik (BVL) e.V. In the category “Materials Handling and Storage Technology, Order Picking Systems”, the readers of LOGISTIK HEUTE and the BVL members voted for Jungheinrich to take first place. The preselected nominations comprised more than 260 brands in eleven categories.
The rankings in the category “Materials Handling and Storage Technology, Order Picking Systems”: 1 - Jungheinrich, 2 - SSI Schäfer, 3 - Still.
“To be awarded as 'Best Logistics Brand' for the second time is a confirmation of our successful and consistent development as a provider of intralogistics solutions”, says Dr. Klaus-Dieter Rosenbach, the member of the Jungheinrich Board of Management in charge of Logistics Systems. “At Jungheinrich, we are proud of once again prevailing against all our competitors in this important competition. This demonstrates: Due to our expertise and experience, Jungheinrich has earned notable trust and is recognized by the industry as a strong partner.” Rosenbach continued: “In the future, we are going to expand our portfolio of reliable products, particularly elaborate process chains and extraordinary service according to our customers' demands.”
Thilo Jörgl, chief editor of LOGISTIK HEUTE underlines: “The race in the category 'Materials Handling and Storage Technology, Order Picking Systems' was highly suspenseful. Our readers and the BVL members were able to cast their vote from a total of 42 nominated brands. Currently, they are especially interested in developments relating to Industry 4.0. This new age offers great opportunities, whilst also bringing about challenges such as interface issues and unified standards. Congratulations to all the winners!”
Established in 1953, Jungheinrich ranks among the world's leading intralogistics companies. Drawing on a coordinated portfolio of material handling equipment, logistics systems and services, Jungheinrich offers its customers comprehensive solutions from a one-stop shop. Headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, the Group has a global presence in 36 countries via direct sales companies and in over 70 additional countries through partner firms. Jungheinrich employs more than 15,000 people around the globe and achieved €3.1 billion consolidated in net sales in 2016. The Jungheinrich share is included in the MDAX.