- Offices: Styria
- Headquarter: Hart bei Graz
- Logistics, Transport, Infrastructure
KNAPP AG is one of the global market leaders for integrated intralogistics solutions and offers turnkey systems in the fields of warehouse automation and warehouse logistics. The company’s international orientation is reflected by an export rate of 98 % and more than 1,800 installations on all continents. Founded in 1952, KNAPP now employs more than 3,400 employees worldwide, including more than 2,200 in Austria. Around 6 % of the turnover is annually invested in research and development.
KNAPP has successfully expanded its industry focus to include the industrial division in addition to the core industries of healthcare, fashion, retail, food and food retail with an innovative range of solutions for production logistics and Industry 4.0 requirements. The company’s well-known customers include adidas, ASOS, Pankl Racing, Olymp, Hugo Boss, John Lewis, L’Oréal, Rewe, Spar and Würth. A global network of 35 locations guarantees optimal customer service.
KNAPP has dominated the field of intralogistics for more than 60 years with innovative solutions, while repeatedly setting new benchmarks. KNAPP has developed autonomously navigating transport systems with the Open Shuttles. The freely moving robots in combination with flexible shuttle systems are used for efficient transportation, storage and automated supply of logistics and production workstations. The company brings smart solutions and valuable solution components to the zero defect warehouse with the picking robot ‘Pick-it-Easy Robot’ and vision technology – the interpretation of an intelligently networked KNAPP warehouse.
The automatic warehouse system OSR Shuttle TM is the core of numerous solution concepts in combination with ergonomic Pick-it-Easy picking workstations and high-performance conveyor technology. The proprietary software KiSoft is an integral component of the system solutions for maximum flexibility and scalability.