Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics

Plan logistics – guarantee mobility – design the future

Logistics consulting by specialists: Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics advises companies of all industries and sizes in all questions about material flow and logistics. For our customers we offer widespread services:

As consultants we support in fulfilling new tasks and meeting requirements, as researchers we work out new solutions together with our customers, as planners we help to optimize the internal and external logistics and as developers we realize solutions in soft- and hardware. In the process, Fraunhofer IML focuses on company-specific, made-to-measure solutions and accompanies its customers from planning to implementation.




»Presentation Emili at LogiMAT 2017«

Daring researches and their interacting bin


»Volkswagen innovation day Logistics 2016«

Volkswagen rewarded »Bin:Go«


»Digitisation yes, but how?«

Steps by step towards Industry 4.0


A Driving Force for Production: Logistics and Factories of the Future


Process efficiency and ergonomics: MotionMiners focus on the worker


»The top of digital innovation«

DB Schenker develops customer benefit in a lab


Aviation Logistics

Fraunhofer IML plans new Air Cargo Terminal in Doha



The »First Stakeholder Forum« in the context of the implementation of the »Digitising European Industry« initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and the European Commission will take place 31. January and 1. Feburary 2017 at Grand Hall Zollverein in Essen...


Newsletter »logistics ahead«

The new international newsletter of Fraunhofer IML »logistics ahead« updates about news of the institute as well as current research results.


Find more international News of Fraunhofer IML in the archive.