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Jungheinrich Singapore launches experience centre in APAC

Jungheinrich Singapore launches experience centre in APAC

First of its kind in Asia-Pacific (APAC), the ‘Jungheinrich Experience Centre’ in Singapore, was launched.

First of its kind in Asia-Pacific (APAC), the ‘Jungheinrich Experience Centre’ in Singapore, was launched this May. The unveiling of the centre, along 7 Joo Koon Way, was in conjunction with the Jungheinrich InnovXperience Open House 2024.

Jungheinrich is a global leader in the manufacturing and developing advanced materials handling technology, from forklifts to fully automated warehouses.

Notable attendees include representatives from the German Embassy Singapore, Dr. Norbert Riedel, Ambassador of Germany to Singapore, and Christoph Hallier, Deputy Chief of Mission.

Said launch was done after Jungheinrich’s first Experience Centre was opened in Moosburg, Germany in 2010. Given the ideal position as a tech hub, Singapore is a preferred location in the APAC region.

The centre aims to provide visitors with insights into Jungheinrich’s latest innovations and technology offerings and capabilities. Such ranges from trucks to racking to software systems, providing a one-stop solution for end-to-end needs.

Currently on display is Jungheinrich’s integration of Material Handling Equipment (MHE) with its Warehouse Management System (WMS). It showcases Jungheinrich’s range of robotics, automation, racking solutions, safety, and Internet of Things (IoT) technology. There’s also demonstrations featuring the safety and effectiveness of their products first-hand.

Apart from attracting potential customers to invest, the company aims to collaborate with schools in Singapore to broaden educational opportunities. Therefore, the new centre offers interactive demonstrations and educational programmes. ere rendered.

The company also wants to foster a deeper understanding of automation and robotics amongst students. Whilst mainly, aim to inspire the next generation of innovators and industry leaders.

Another key goal would be to highlight that automation can be safe and efficient. At the same time, the company wanted to empower students to explore the possibilities of modern technology.

Meanwhile, Jungheinrich remains committed to innovation and sustainability, with its Lithium-ion technology adoption. Jungheinrich has sold over 1,000,000 electric trucks globally (Lithium and battery electric), reducing CO2 emissions by up to 20%.

This mirrors the market trend in Singapore’s Forklift Truck Market, where the electric segment dominates, reflecting a shift towards sustainability and technology in material handling. .

Jungheinrich’s leadership in sustainable practices is evident. This is by being certified as a top 1% sustainable company for three consecutive years by Ecovadis.

Furthermore, Jungheinrich’s pledge to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions across its entire value chain by 2050. Such is validated by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), which exemplifies its proactive stance in combating climate change.

These initiatives not only demonstrate Jungheinrich’s leadership in sustainability but also highlight Jungheinrich’s dedication to reducing carbon footprint while delivering exceptional industrial and logistics solutions.  

In FY2023, the Jungheinrich group reaffirmed its position as a powerhouse in industrial and logistical solutions, with incoming orders soaring by 9.3%, reaching 5,238 million euros (8.12 billion SGD) and group revenue surging by 16.4%, totaling 5,546 million euros (9.45 billion SGD).

As one of the world’s leading providers of intralogistics solutions, Jungheinrich has been advancing the development of innovative and sustainable products and solutions for material flows for over 70 years. 

The company also committed to creating the warehouse of the future. In 2023, Jungheinrich and its workforce of about 21,000 employees generated revenue of 5,546 billion euros. 

Operating in Singapore since 2001, Jungheinrich has become a leading provider of sustainable material handling solutions. In the APAC region, the company has established seven direct sales units and over 14 partner companies, supported by a robust team of Key Account and After Sales professionals.

Find out more at https://www.jungheinrich.com.sg/.