News and press releases
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described the corona crisis as “the greatest challenge since the second World War”. Not surprisingly for the logistics industry, this crisis highlights how important a functioning supply chain is for our society and economy. Warehouse management systems (WMS) that allow companies to react quickly, flexibly and in a controlled manner are essential for reliable logistics.
Event organiser EUROEXPO announced their decision on Wednesday evening to cancel LogiMAT 2020. The cancellation due to an official injunction amid concerns over the coronavirus means that CIM GmbH will no longer have the opportunity to showcase the newest features in their intralogistics software. The company has therefore decided to bring personal consulting services to the web.LogiMAT falls victim to the coronavirus weiterlesen
Mobile productivity, cost efficiency and the easing of pressure on the IT department – these are the key reasons for German companies choosing cloud services according to the results of a survey conducted by forcont business technology gmbh. It’s several years now since CIM launched the cloud-based version of their warehouse management system PROLAG®World. The company’s logistics experts will be attending this year’s LogiMAT and Hannover Messe, highlighting the challenges of warehouse management in the cloud, as well as demonstrating how a cloud solution can add value to your product or service.Warehouse management in the cloud weiterlesen
In a combination of theory and practice, CIM GmbH and their customers took a joint look at the future of intralogistics at the start of this year. The focus was on trends and challenges facing the intralogistics sector as well as CIM’s tailored solutions. The interface for PROLAG®World, CIM’s warehouse management system, has been completely redesigned and drew much attention at the conference due to its significantly more ergonomic and intuitive approach.CIM Customer Conference 2020 weiterlesen
Intralogistics software manufacturers CIM GmbH are firmly convinced that the internationalisation of logistics isn’t just a trend, it’s a reality. To make sure their customers are equipped for the unique challenges of the global intralogistics market, CIM provides a warehouse management system which has a proven track record and caters for a range of different languages, countries and processes.Universal functions for international companies weiterlesen
With these words in mind and as the year draws to an end, we’d like to thank you for placing your trust in us. Together, we’ve faced many challenges and reached important milestones.
We look forward to starting exciting new projects with you in 2020, implementing our systems for new customers and continuing close cooperation with our established clients and partners.
Let’s take it to the next level with our tailored, innovative and world-class solutions!
All of us at CIM wish you a very merry Christmas and a great start to the coming year.
Your team at CIM
PS: As in the past, we’ve decided not to send Christmas presents in 2019. Instead, we’ll be making a donation to the "Hilfe zur Selbsthilfe" (helping people to help themselves) project in Benin organised by WEMA-HOME e. V.
The pupils of the Orlando-di-Lasso secondary school in Maisach were invited to complete as many laps as they could in 90 minutes. Sponsors of the charity run agreed to donate a specific sum for each completed lap of 888 m. CIM GmbH from Fürstenfeldbruck was delighted be included as one of the sponsors of this fantastic project.Charity run for Togohilfe e. V. weiterlesen
This year’s validation of CIM’s Warehouse Management System PROLAG®World by the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics reaffirms the software’s position as one of the most flexible and modern solutions for the intralogistics sector. All essential functions are included in the standard package, which means that maximum security is provided for CIM’s customers.
Logistics experts from around the world will be meeting in Utrecht from November 5th to 7th for the ICT & Logistiek trade fair. Over 150 exhibitors will be showcasing the latest cutting-edge trends and solutions around this year’s main theme of Smart Warehousing. A leading provider of intralogistics software since 1985, CIM will also be in Utrecht demonstrating their solutions for the future. The focus will be on PROLAG®World, the company’s warehouse management suite.
Finding a warehouse management system (WMS) capable of mapping the diverse processes used at SBB’s multilingual sites in a standard solution – this was the chief requirement and the biggest challenge in implementing a warehouse management system at SBB. PROLAG®World has surpassed all expectations with a significant streamlining of processes driven by a real-time cloud solution.One standard and three languages in the cloud weiterlesen
Flexible office for connecting better with customers and employees weiterlesen
Intralogistics software specialists CIM have expanded their presence within Germany. With their newly opened flexible office in Munich, they continue to live up to their reputation for flexibility and proximity to customers and employees. And according to information from company circles, there are plans in place to open further locations in Germany.
Almost 3,000 visitors attended Logistics & Distribution, the new trade fair for intralogistics and material flows, at its successful debut in Dortmund. CIM GmbH was present at the German premiere of this internationally established fair format to showcase its solutions for intralogistics and material flows. Visitors were able to see for themselves exactly how the PROLAG®World warehouse management system works, and the benefits it brings.A great start for Logistics & Distribution – CIM looks back on a successful new trade fair in Dortmund weiterlesen
“Intelligent-Efficient-Innovative“: the LogiMAT slogan says it all in three words. In the same spirit, CIM has presented its new voice-directed pick-by-vision solution for more efficient and precise warehouse picking processes at the fair. By combining voice and vision, CIM has made it possible for users to exploit the advantages of both systems. Visitors had the opportunity to see this for themselves during live tests performed at CIM’s stand.Picking 2.0: Vision meets Voice - CIM’s voice-directed pick-by-vision solution is an eyecatcher at the LogiMAT trade fair weiterlesen
“Making logistics processes faster and more accurate” – this will be the focus of CIM GmbH’s presence at LogiMAT 2019. The use of AR smart glasses in conjunction with the Warehouse Management System PROLAG®World is intended to help achieve this objective. The logistics experts will demonstrate how smart glasses can reduce workloads and streamline processes.Track your warehouse processes with pick-by-vision - CIM GmbH showcases the future of warehouse management and production logistics using smart glasses weiterlesen
The entire team at CIM wishes you and your family a happy and peaceful holiday season and a good start to the New Year!
Your team at CIM
CIM issues new releases on a quarterly basis. In release 2.8.3, some of the innovations introduced are for returns management. Returned items can now be back in the supply chain even quicker and available for resale. When goods are shipped, PROLAG®World registers the stock data. If a preconfigured return reason has been specified, the returned goods are automatically put back in the correct storage area. The maintenance and returns modules can work in tandem, sending returns on for maintenance to replace packaging or generating a repair order.Inundated with returns? Talk to us! CIM presents release 2.8.3 of its warehouse software PROLAG®World. weiterlesen
Fürstenfeldbruck, 12/09/2018 – The recent validation of CIM’s Warehouse Management System PROLAG®World by the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics reaffirms the software’s position as one of the most flexible and feature-packed solutions for the intralogistics sector. All essential functions are included in the standard package, meaning they have a proven track record and can be deployed quickly and smoothly – providing better security for CIM’s customers.PROLAG®World again receives seal of approval - CIM’s Warehouse Management solution has been awarded the much-coveted certification of validation from the Fraunhofer Institute for the 15th time weiterlesen
The Internet of Things has come to occupy a central place at various different levels of the logistics sector. In particular the subject of sensor technology is rapidly becoming a core focus. However, the opportunities it offers bring challenges for manufacturer and user alike. The question of how new technologies can be deployed to achieve real and lasting benefits is currently a highly topical subject in the logistics world. CIM sees the solution in multi-sensor measuring systems as a key to smarter logistics processes.The Internet of Things in Warehouse Management – CIM GmbH integrate sensor technology into their Warehouse Management System PROLAG®World weiterlesen
The SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has once again certified that CIM GmbH’s Warehouse Management software PROLAG®World integrates fully with SAP ECC 6.0. Past releases of the Warehouse Management System have also been awarded SAP certification. The seal of approval from SAP provides additional security both for existing and prospective customers.CIM GmbH given the seal of approval – PROLAG®World achieves certified integration with SAP® weiterlesen
‘Sensor technology in logistics’ and the ‘Internet of Things’ – these were much discussed topics at this year’s CeMAT and also the key focus at CIM’s stand. The software designers from Fürstenfeldbruck near Munich demonstrated how new technologies can be utilised to maximise the efficiency of logistics processes.Sensor technology at CeMAT 2018 - Visitors show keen interest in CIM’s warehouse management system PROLAG®World with sensor technology weiterlesen