NEDRE VATS, Norway – 22 February 2021 – AutoStore, the Norwegian robotics technology company, announces a new integrator to its Partner Network with the addition of Kardex Holding AG.
The partnership with Kardex includes global distribution rights for AutoStore, adding to the range of products and services currently offered by Kardex. Present in 30 countries, Kardex works with small to medium-sized companies in a wide range of industry and customer segments, bringing a strong history and network within the industrial segment.
“With AutoStore, we ideally complement our product portfolio and can thus optimally solve the logistics requirements of our customers,” says Jens Fankhänel, CEO of Kardex Holding.
“The global megatrends, accelerated by COVID-19, have created an extraordinary pull in the market and increased demands for the AutoStore solution,” explained Karl Johan Lier, President and CEO of AutoStore.
“We have experienced growth in the number of opportunities across regions and industries, with especially high growth in eCommerce, Grocery, and MFC/UFC projects. As a global company it is increasingly important that we work with a variety of integrators who can meet the various needs of our clients,” continued Lier.
AutoStore is currently distributed, designed, installed, and serviced by a network of qualified system integrators found around the globe. This includes global integrators as well as regionally based integrators.
Kardex is a global industry partner for intralogistics solutions and a leading supplier of automated storage solutions and material handling systems. The Group consists of two entrepreneurially managed divisions, Kardex Remstar and Kardex Mlog. Kardex Remstar develops, produces, and maintains dynamic storage and retrieval systems and Kardex Mlog offers integrated materials handling systems and automated high-bay warehouses. The two divisions are partners for their customers over the entire life cycle of a product or solution. Around 1900 employees work for Kardex in over 30 countries. Kardex Holding AG is listed on the Swiss SIX Stock Exchange since 1987.