Short routes, clear lines

Responsibility, commitment & trust: as a medium-sized, owner-run company, our management philosophy is based on these principles:
We don’t waste time talking, we act. We are transparent, open and honest with our clients, and deal with them at eye level.

The owner and managing partner Karl-Martin Pfenning is supported in the daily business by his family and managers of many years’ standing.

Karl Martin Pfenning

Karl-Martin Pfenning

CEO and Owner
pfenning Group

Rana Matthias Nag

Rana Matthias Nag

Managing Director
pfenning Group

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Manuel Pfenning

Managing Director
pfenning Group

Logistics is a team effort

Our logistics solutions provide stable merchandise management cycles and logistics solutions that are important building blocks in our clients’ market success.

Contract logistics is a team effort at pfenning logistics. Every single person on the team is vital for the company’s success. It’s like football: the ball has to go into the goal so the clients can cheer. Short routes among the management and to our staff are a matter of course to us. This results in quick decisions and fabulous results. Many renowned clients have been putting their trust in pfenning logistics for decades. Which isn’t to be taken for granted on a market that is as highly competitive as logistics.

Owner-run, approachable and future-orientated

Under the guidance of our owner Karl-Martin Pfenning, a working atmosphere has flourished that is highly typical of family companies. Even today, the whole Pfenning family is actively involved in the group’s success. The owner’s wife, two daughters and son-in-law hold different positions, working side by side with everyone else in the company. The family atmosphere at pfenning logistics offers people the change to grow on a personal level: basic and further training, personnel development, awards for project achievements – there are numerous measures that we at pfenning logistics use to create a motivating working environment.

This is family for us

Employees who feel a respectful and honest relationship between each other feel that they are in good hands. They are committed to the company, contribute their own ideas and suggestions – and are prepared to accept criticism and change if necessary. There is a pronounced relationship of trust with the entrepreneurial family – which also includes the support of each individual in private problems. 60 nationalities mean a striking mix of different languages, cultures and values. At pfenning logistics, we respond to the different personalities of our employees and help them to develop personally and professionally. The determined rejection of any form of discrimination is a matter of course for us. Because the dynamism created by the strengths of the different personalities is what contributes to the success of our company.

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3,700 members of staff

All families live by their diversity – as does the pfenning family. Which is why we employ a wide range of talents. From warehouse operators to executives.

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100 locations

There is plenty of room for all sorts of things at the pfenning logistics’ locations: they are used for production, goods processing and the individual added-value services we provide for our customers.

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800 trucks

We have the perfect fleet park equipment for the many and varied requirements of our industries: contemporary, flexible and powerful.

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Top 3 retail logistics provider

With an extensive warehouse and distribution network and special vehicles, pfenning logistics is one of the Top 3 retail logistics service providers in Germany.

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500,000 m² of warehouse space

Around the clock, seven days a week. Companies have room for all kinds of goods on the 500,000 m² of our logistics area.

Whatever industry your company is active in, pfenning logistics will design an individual logistics solution for you.

At pfenning logistics, warehouse logistics is much more than just a covered area for thousands of pallets – it is an innovative logistics centre that facilitates individual customer solutions. Find out more

With a fleet of 800 trucks, we are one of the German transport companies that invests in its own freight-bay capacities to ensure a high delivery capability even at peak times. Find out more

With an extensive distribution network and special vehicles for the transportation of dry, fresh and frozen ranges, pfenning logistics is one of the Top 3 retail logistics service providers in Germany. Find out more

By recruiting qualified staff, we create individual personnel concepts that are perfectly matched to applicants’ desires and customers’ requirements. Find out more

Four decades of experience in the development of logistics real estate resulted in our multicube concept, a masterpiece of multiple award-winning logistics centres. Find out more

Logistics begins in the head. That is why our logistics consulting is as much a part of our core functions as the subsequent planning and development of solutions. Find out more





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