Conveying and automation technology for automotive, hospitals and storage systems

AFT specializes in the design, manufacture and assembly of conveyor and automation technologies for the automotive and logistics industries. A further focus is on transport systems for hospitals. The product portfolio includes electric overhead conveyors, circular conveyor systems, floor transport systems, electric pallet conveyors, storage technology, robot and order-picking technology for unit weights from 50 kg to 3,000 kg.

The company serves OEMs and blue-chip customers on a global basis through its subsidiaries in the USA, Mexico, China, Korea, UK, Belgium and Poland.

Headquarter: Schopfheim, Germany

Seller: Kardex Systems AG

Year of purchase: 1998

Turnover: EUR 120 million

Industries: Automotive, hospitals, logistics and storage system

Products: Conveying and automation technology