The Klinkhammer Group, founded in 1972, is a family-run, mid-sized Group of companies with international orientation. Even back then it was all about organizing the material flows in warehouses such that the automated processes can be implemented as efficiently as possible. While in the early years hardware was crucial for the business, nowadays holistic solutions are the key factor which encompass all areas of the intralogistics task. Based on 50 years of experience in automated warehouse logistics, conveyors, order picking and distribution technology, the Klinkhammer Group is one of the leading intralogistics companies in Europe.
Whether building a new central warehouse, automating, expanding or retrofitting an existing plant - Klinkhammer is a specialist for optimized logistics processes. From the innovative logistics concept and installation of the warehouse technology right through to trendsetting software Klinkhammer offers all services from one source. As independent intralogistics expert with an international focus Klinkhammer has been realizing automation solutions for all branches of industry and company sizes. Klinkhammer has been one of the leading providers in Europe. The Klinkhammer Group today employs about 100 people.
With its 360° philosophy Klinkhammer sees itself as lifetime partner from analysis and planning of your intralogistics to software development and turnkey delivery - including "all-round support" package thanks to the Service24 concept. Our customers can always trust in our neutral overall assessment taking into account all relevant market trends. We are neither bound to brands nor suppliers. Our customers will always get the best possible quality for their project. We are not a large group or huge company, but a mid-sized, family-run company with lean structures, short decision-making paths and a partner-like relationship between management and staff, between company, customers and partners. Openness and confidence reflect on our daily work. Trust in our customers, staff and our know how based on manny years of experience.
• Manufacturer-neutral logistics planning and consulting
• Pathbreaking and proven warehouse technology
• Cutting-edge Warehouse Management Software, owing to intensive R&D
• Efficiency-increasing visualization software & control engineering of the plant
• Individual after-sales service and support around the clock
• Innovative logistics processes that really simplify business workflows
The Klinkhammer Group:
Whereas the Klinkhammer Intralogistics GmbH is the intralogistics specialist of the group, the Klinkhammer Förderanlagen Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH focuses its activities on laser cutting. Founded more than 20 years ago, the Klinkhammer Förderanlagen Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH is now a reliable and innovative provider for services ranging from laser cutting to module assembly. For more details, please login at the Homepage of Klinkhammer Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH.
1972 - Adolf Klinkhammer founded the company A. Klinkhammer as nonincorporated firm, working in the basement of his family house. With dedication he continuously expanded his range of services and customer bases.
1977 - Besides the logistics planning services he created a further pillar of his business by manufacturing and assembling conveyors and components.
1991 - After moving premises several times to ever larger assembly halls and offices, he decided to build a new production facility at the Wiesbadener Straße in Nuremberg.
1996 - A modern administration building was added.
1998 - The founder’s two sons, Detlef and Frank Klinkhammer, joined the company. The scope of services was expanded by the fields of activity “automation technology” and “Warehouse Management Software”. The way from a specialist company for conveyor systems and material flow logistics to a general contractor in the field of intralogistics was continuously refined and improved.
2013 - A software company within the Klinkhammer Group was founded, focusing on the further development of the Warehouse Management Software KlinkWARE®.
2016 - Klinkhammer develops the Multilevel-Shuttle-System KlinCAT®, sponsored by the Bavarian State Ministry. This warehouse vehicle is a high-performance hybrid system in lightweight design that combines an automatic storage/retrieval crane and a shuttle system.
2017 - New visualization software KlinkVISION® with innovative Maintenance-Tool for a rapid alarm diagnostics in the warehouse, minimizing downtimes.
2018 - Klinkhammer Intralogistics Sp. zo. o. was founded in Poland by Klinkhammer Intralogistics GmbH.
2021 - The new generation of warehousse management software KlinkWARE®11 was implementet.
2022 - 50th anniversary: Move to the new company headquarters including a technical center, which serves as test and demonstration center for innovative warehouse technologies
Today, Klinkhammer offers Intralogistics from one source and is one of the leading intralogistics providers - with many long-time customers from all sectors of industry throughout Europe.