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Press releases 2020

Distribution of the corona vaccine becomes a challenge for logistics

The wait is over: the first vaccines against Covid-19 are expected to be approved shortly. They will come off the production line in high volumes immediately. While the population hopes that this step will bring a...

Distribution of the corona vaccine places increased demand on logistics

A temperature of minus 70 degrees Celsius is required along the entire transport chainDocumentation and monitoring should be automated for temperature-sensitive transportWith the imminent approval of the first...

KRATZER AUTOMATION enables automated temperature control for pharmaceutical transports

New cadis module arrives just in time for distribution of the corona vaccineMonitoring based on logger data is the basis for complete documentationCompliance to HACCP and GDP guidelines is guaranteedGood news for...

Logistics in crisis mode: industry puts procurement to the test

Significant decline in demand for transport services with export slump of 30Less globalization, more risk management and just-in-time production verificationAt mid-year, the economy is in a severe crisis....

Joachim Weindel appointed as a new member of the Executive Board at KRATZER AUTOMATION

Effective from June 1, 2020, Joachim Weindel has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and as a new member of the Executive Board of KRATZER AUTOMATION AG. Since April he has already been familiarizing...

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG: New Location in Silverstone, United Kingdom

KRATZER AUTOMATION strengthens presence at strategically important location Customers in the motorsport region between London and Birmingham benefit from the proximity and direct cooperation with the test bench...

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG: New location in Alsdorf near Aachen

KRATZER AUTOMATION strengthens competence in the development and realization of test systems for electric drives and future drive concepts. The company benefits from the excellent training and professional...

Press releases 2019

Henning Schmeding appointed Managing Director of Hofmann Tesys Prüftechnik GmbH

Mr. Schmeding is already very familiar with the new range of tasks at Hofmann Tesys Prüftechnik GmbH, a leading supplier of end-of-line test bench equipment for the automotive and commercial vehicle industry based...

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG: Variable Venturi VTflX - current developments

The VTflX is a high-precision measuring device for measuring the compressor intake air-flow of the turbocharger on hot gas test benches. KRATZER AUTOMATION has now revised and improved the component and opened it...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents logistics trends for 2020

International transportation, more automation, connection between intralogistics and transport, influence of industrial and commercial companiesIn 2020, KRATZER AUTOMATION estimates that intelligent and smart...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents further development of its vehicle energy system VES4-c

The proven vehicle energy system for battery simulation and battery test VES4-c now comes with essential new features such as increased rated current, increased overload capability and an EtherCAT interface with...

KNAPP AG and KRATZER AUTOMATION announce their partnership for last mile logistics

KNAPP, leading company dedicated to intralogistics, and KRATZER AUTOMATION, one of the leading suppliers of Transport Management Software in Europe announce their strategic partnership. The software from KRATZER...

Test benches and test bench automation from a single source

At the Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2019 KRATZER AUTOMATION presents for the first time since the acquisition of Hofmann TeSys Prüftechnik GmbH and Hofmann TeSys UK Ltd. its complete range of solutions for drive...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents the new release of cadisBI at the transport logistic 2019

Presentation of the cadis Business Intelligence (BI) module for logistics operations controllingKRATZER AUTOMATION at the world's leading trade fair in Hall A3, Booth 219/320KRATZER AUTOMATION, one of the leading...

KRATZER AUTOMATION opens KRATZER AUTOMATION Academy (KAA) in Unterschleißheim near Munich

New training location for PAtools and testXplorer test bench software at company headquartersCustomers from the automotive and supplier industries benefit from shorter implementation times through focused training...

Press releases 2018

Kratzer Automation strengthens its commitment in the UK

Kratzer Automation AG, a leading provider of operational transport management software (TMS) and test systems for the automotive industry, strengthens its commitment in the UK market. The company has had offices in...

KRATZER AUTOMATION acquires Hofmann TeSys

Strategic portfolio expansion for the Test Systems divisionTraditional supplier of Chassis dynamometers and end-of-line test standsMunich, September 28, 2018 - KRATZER AUTOMATION AG expands its range of solutions...

On track for expansion

New development, production, and advance commissioning center for test benchesInternational training center for customer training and software applicationUnterschleissheim site continues to growMunich, June 26,...

KRATZER AUTOMATION: Taking Digitization to the Next Level

KRATZER AUTOMATION will be launching its next generation transport digitization software at Multimodal, NEC, Birmingham on 1st – 3rd May.The latest version of industry leading cadis provides digitization tools for...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents new Business Intelligence solution for logistics

Business processes can be assessed across the entire Supply ChainWith the Predictive Analytics tool forecasts become possible for future developmentsMunich, 1st March 2018. KRATZER AUTOMATION launches a new...

Press releases 2017

KRATZER AUTOMATION announces management changes

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG, a leading provider of transport logistics solutions and test systems for the automotive industry, based in Unterschleissheim, near Munich Germany, has strengthened its management team. ...

KRATZER AUTOMATION expands global presence – opens new subsidiary in Michigan

To meet growing demand for their test systems in the U.S., KRATZER AUTOMATION has opened a subsidiary in Madison Heights, Michigan. KRATZER AUTOMATION, a German-based, multi-national software solutions company...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents new app trio at the transport logistic 2017

KRATZER AUTOMATION one of the largest suppliers of Transport Management Software in Europe, presents new mobile solutions for logistics providers. The main focus is on three applications which comprise of digital...

Press releases 2016

IER announces partnership with KRATZER AUTOMATION France

The project, which has been discussed since the end of March at the SITL, was announced yesterday: IER, the French industrial designer of solutions (a subsidiary of Bolloré group) and the French subsidiary of...

KRATZER AUTOMATION at the Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2016

At the Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2016, KRATZER AUTOMATION will be showing the new version of PAtools TX for the first time. The test stand automation system for all test stand types contains more than 100...

KRATZER AUTOMATION is exhibiting at LogiMAT 2016

Munich, January 2016. How to ensure competitive advantage with digital networking: KRATZER AUTOMATION presents the latest version of cadis, the operational TMS at LOGIMAT 2016 from 08th - 10th of March 2016 in...

Jean-Michel Dannemann is appointed Senior Sales Manager

Munich, January 2016: Sales Department for the LOGISTICS AUTOMATION division of KRATZER AUTOMATION.Effective from 1st January 2016 Jean-Michel Dannemann takes up the position of Senior Sales Manager for the...

Press releases 2015

KRATZER AUTOMATION France celebrates its 10th anniversary

Within 10 years, KRATZER AUTOMATION France has established itself as one of the leading suppliers of operational TMS in the market across Europe.Paris, October 2015, “In 2005, when we decided to establish a branch...

cadis Security Gateway paves the way for Transportation Management of the future.

New standards in APP security: Freight carriers and logistics providers put great emphasis on Android devices and specialized APP’s to document shipment processing but this in turn gives rise to questions about the...

EUROTRANSPHARMA plans, executes and analyses its operational processes with cadis the operational TMS

Eurotranspharma is a leading French logistics provider specializing in the area of healthcare products. It has the largest European transport network that is fully dedicated to healthcare product transportation...

Expanded management team for the next growth steps

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG sets course for future activities with two new Executive Board membersMunich, July 2015. In July 2015 the Supervisory Board of KRATZER AUTOMATION AG appointed two new members to the company's...

New vehicle energy system for low-voltage applications celebrate première in Stuttgart

KRATZER AUTOMATION at the Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2015Munich, May 2015. KRATZER AUTOMATION will be presenting innovative test bench solutions for the mobility of the future at the Automotive Testing Expo...

Successful event of the transport logistic 2015 in Munich

More efficiency and transparency for operational transport managementAt the international transport & logistics exhibition 2015 in Munich (from 5th-8th Mai 2015) the company presented enhanced functionality and...

More efficiency and transparency for operational transport management

KRATZER AUTOMATION is present again this year at the transport logistic in MunichAt the international transport & logistics exhibition 2015 in Munich (from 5th-8th Mai 2015) the company presents enhanced...

KRATZER AUTOMATION is present again this year at the transport logistic in Munich

More efficiency and transparency for operational transport managementKRATZER AUTOMATION will participate again for 2015 at one of the most important exhibitions for transport logistics in Europe: At the...

KRATZER AUTOMATION is present again this year at the SITL in Paris

More efficiency and transparency for operational transport managementKRATZER AUTOMATION will participate again for 2015 at one of the most important exhibitions for transport logistics in Europe: At the SITL in...

KRATZER AUTOMATION at the Volkswagen INNOVATIVE LOGISTICS Solution Day

New impulse for tomorrow’s automotive logistics.What do innovative solutions look like for the current and future logistics requirements in the automotive sector? The INNOVATIVE LOGISTICS Solution Day expert...

Press releases 2014

At the Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2014

Efficiency in the test field – Test bench solutions for tomorrow’s vehiclesMunich, June 2014. KRATZER AUTOMATION is presenting its visitors with new ideas and options for optimizing test scenarios and test...

Gas burner test bench for Ford Otosan

Development of exhaust aftertreatment systems for new emission regulationsMunich, March 2014. The automotive manufacturing company Ford Otosan – a joint venture between Ford Motor Company and Turkish Koç Holding...

Press releases 2013

Leadership changes at KRATZER AUTOMATION AG

Gerhard Kratzer passes on the managing directorship of KRATZER AUTOMATION AG to new hands. The company  extends its executive board.Munich, 1st July 2013. Effective from 1st July 2013 KRATZER AUTOMATION AG has a...

KRATZER AUTOMATION at the LogiMAT 2014

cadis – Transport Information for Your Supply Chain in Real TimeCustomers of the freight forwarding, courier/express, postal, or retail sectors throughout Europe have chosen the customized solutions of the cadis...

Österreichische Post commences roll-out of parcel pick-up stations with cadis

Innovative logistics solution for “last mile” of parcel deliveryMunich, Vienna, December 2013. KRATZER AUTOMATION supports with the operational TMS cadis a brand new self-service solution for Österreichische...

cadis – the operational TMS – live at the POST-EXPO 2013 in Vienna

More service for customers of postal companies.Munich, September 2013. KRATZER AUTOMATION is one of the best known providers of operational transport management systems for transport and logistics in Europe. At...

bpost decides in favour of cadis – the operational TMS

KRATZER AUTOMATION wins another big European customer: bpostMunich, August 2013: Logistics software specialist KRATZER AUTOMATION convinces bpost with its TMS software solution cadis. bpost is the largest...

Hot gas test benches for new test center of BorgWarner

Testing technology for the development of more efficient turbochargersMünchen, July 2013. BorgWarner Turbo Systems, leading supplier of innovative turbocharging systems, equips its new testing facility in...

Big Success: KRATZER AUTOMATION AG at transport logistic 2013 in Munich

Efficiency, Safety and Transparency in Transport and LogisticMunich, June 4th 2013. KRATZER AUTOMATION AG with cadis – the operational TMS a major key player on the European Market for operational Transport...

Brilliant start at Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2013

Efficiency in the Test Field – Test-Bench-Solutions for tomorrow’s vehiclesMunich June 2013. At this year’s Automotive Testing expo Europe in Stuttgart, KRATZER AUTOMATION presents its competence in test bench...

Brilliant Start: KRATZER AUTOMATION AG at transport logistic 2013 in Munich

Efficiency, Safety and Transparency in Transport and LogisticMunich, June 4th 2013. KRATZER AUTOMATION AG with cadis – the operational TMS a major key player on the European Market for operational Transport...

Automotive Testing Expo Europe 2013 has been a big success for KRATZER AUTOMATION

Efficiency in the Test Field – Test-Bench-Solutions for tomorrow’s vehiclesMunich June 2013. At this year’s Automotive Testing expo Europe in Stuttgart, KRATZER AUTOMATION presents its competence in test bench...

Press releases 2012

Customized logistics for Trade Fairs

DB Schenkerfairs manages fork lift fleet with cadis – the operational TMSMunich, July 2012. DB SCHENKERfairs, the fairs department of DB Schenker, which offers logistics solutions at trade fairs all over the...

Fiege Logistik (Schweiz) AG optimises its transport processes with cadis – the operational TMS

Transparent data streams, better communication and Green LogisticsMunich, June 2012. Fiege Logistik (Schweiz) AG, one of the leading Swiss logistic companies, has opted for the operational Transport Management...

Transport Management Software in the airfreight sector

KRATZER AUTOMATION brings cadis – the operational TMS into market for the first time in the airfreight processing sectorMunich, June 2012. cadis – the operational TMS has gained the upper hand against its...

Press releases 2011

Managing and tracking packages at the depot and hub

Depot and hub handling: Quick and accurate handling via automated shipment tracking.Unterschleissheim, September 2011. The logistics software specialist KRATZER AUTOMATION AG now has a new module for its...

FTL-LTL order processing with the smartphone (iPhone / Android)

The "smart" solution for your own vehicles, subcontractors and freight carriers on the spot market.Munich, June 2011. The logistics software specialist KRATZER AUTOMATION now has a new module for its software...

KRATZER AUTOMATION AG, together with ABB Automation GmbH, implements additional EMC test system for MOOSER EMC Technik GmbH for testing hybrid, fuel cells, and electric drives

EMV measurements for drives with up to 100kW of output.Munich, Ludwigsburg in June 2011: Mooser EMC Technik has been operating an EMC test system, developed in conjunction with KRATZER AUTOMATION AG of...

Isotrak and KRATZER AUTOMATION continue to prove that integration is the future of telematics

Munich, June 2011. KRATZER AUTOMATION as leading mobile solutions provider has partnered with Isotrak, the UK leader in vehicle tracking and transport management solutions, in order to provide an enhanced...

Three million for the third generation

24plus invests more than three million Euro in new scanner generationMunich, May 2011. The details have been clarified, the contracts are signed and sealed, the implementation can begin: 24plus gave the...

Bringing more efficiency into the logistics chain

Safety and transparency in transport logistics – KRATZER AUTOMATION at the transport logistic 2011Munich, April 2011. With the success of cadisTRANSPORT TMS, KRATZER AUTOMATION has become an established...

KRATZER AUTOMATION presents cadisTRANSPORT TMS – the modular Transport Management System

LogiMAT Exhibition, February 8-10, 2011: Hall 5, Stand 343Munich, February 2011: With cadisTRANSPORT TMS, KRATZER AUTOMATION has become an established European player in the field of operative transport...