More than 75 years of power.

1941

Hugo Wiedmann founded our company in Bad Überkingen. One year later the company was forced to close down due to the war.

1945

Restarting after the war was difficult, but Hugo Wiedmann coped with it as he discovered a wood gas truck of the brand Kälble on a junkyard.

1954

Hugo Wiedmann built a residential and office building.

1959

By the end of the 1950s, the company’s fleet consisted of 4 vehicles, which were mainly used for the transport of mineral water.

1965

The company expanded its operations to the Rheinland and to northern Germany. The fleet was growing continuously.

1970

Start of the transportation of liquid sugar in tankers.

1979

By the end of the 1970s, the fleet consisted of 28 trucks.

1985

A new office and warehouse building was built in Geislingen. The forwarding company located at the other side of the road was bought additionally.

1995

Our first website was launched.

1999

Entry into contract logistics and start at the new location in Eislingen.  The haulage company turned into a logistics service provider.

2000

With full power into the new decade. Wiedmann & Winz is the first transport company to rely on a digital telematics system.

2001

The cooperation in logistics and transport with the world’s largest bus manufacturer expands.

2002

Taking over the logistics of a paper factory.

2005

Entry into production logistics.

2006

The first foreign branch in the Romanian town Sura Mica near Sibiu (Hermannstadt) started its operations.

2012

Acquisition of the complexes in Eislingen and expansion to the company’s largest logistics location.

2014

Reconstruction of the handling hall in Geislingen. Additionally, a state-of-the-art workshop for commercial vehicles as well as a modern truck-wash and filling station were opened.

2015

New major projects in the fields of automotive, consumer goods and industrial products resulted in building new warehouses and implementing a new warehouse management system.

2016

75 years of power. With a big anniversary party, current and former employees celebrate three quarters of a century “Wiedmann & Winz”.

2017

The disposition and all offices are being reconstructed and brought up to date.

2018

We look back on memorable 75 years and ahead into a future of endless possibilities.

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