GEBHARDT receives the "Product of the Year" reader award for the StoreBiter® OLS X and KARIS®

Sinsheim, 25th of March 2021 – The GEBHARDT Intralogistics Group received an award for the "Product of the Year" in three categories at the virtual exhibition "materialfluss world + conference" organised by the technical magazine materialfluss. With the GEBHARDT StoreBiter® One-Level-Shuttle X (OLS X) and the KARIS® series, even the victory was achieved. In the category of conveying and lifting technology, GEBHARDT was able to gain 2nd place with the ConVer® goods lift programme.

Several thousand readers voted for 79 nominees in a total of eight categories in the online voting over the past months – result: 20,000 votes submitted. The award ceremony took place during the virtual exhibition (22.-26.03.2021).

Last Monday, we were able to take first place in the category warehouse and order picking technology within the award webinar with our combined shuttle and AGV solution GEBHARDT StoreBiter® OLS X. The highly flexible and scalable shuttle system, which can be adapted to all customer requirements, has convinced the readers and was awarded among 15 nominees. Find out more!

The second day of the exhibition included the award of the places 1-3 in the category lifting & conveying technology, where GEBHARDT could achieve 2nd place with the goods lifts ConVer®.

With KARIS®, the intralogistics manufacturer prevailed over its competitors in the category of AGVs and received first place and the popular award. The flexible KARIS® series can be assembled modularly for the various load carriers required and complements intralogistics systems without conversion phases or downtimes. The AGV category was included in the reader voting for the first time this year. Find out more!  

"We are extremely pleased to be honoured again this year in not less than three categories. The renewed recognition by the readership is a great encouragement and shows that we are keeping up with the developments of our time with our product portfolio and offer solutions for today's challenges," says Marco Gebhardt, CEO.

"The large number of votes submitted shows that despite – or perhaps because of – the Corona pandemic and the resulting absence of exhibitions, the interest of intralogistics responsible in new and innovative products is huge. I heartily congratulate all the winners on this great achievement. This is the best award one can receive, coming from the customers, our readers, and users, who represent the toughest jury in the world. In this sense, congratulations!", says Martin Schrüfer, Editor-in-Chief of materialfluss.

"We would like to thank the technical magazine materialfluss for the opportunity to present us and all the readers who voted for us. We are very happy about these awards. A big thank you to the entire staff of the GEBHARDT Intralogistics Group for their continuous commitment and dedication to offer customers in all sectors the optimum solutions for their requirements," Marco Gebhardt.

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