About us

This section explains who we are. Learn more about Jungheinrich PROFISHOP, Jungheinrich Lift Truck UAB, our company history.

JUNGHEINRICH PROFISHOP

Jungheinrich DE first launched its online ‘webshop’ in April 2006 to allow businesses to order Hand Pallet Trucks directly online. Due to the success of the shop, and increasing demand for more product lines, this initial offering has grown into the Jungheinrich PROFISHOP you see today. 

JUNGHEINRICH PROFISHOP LITHUANIA

Jungheinrich PROFISHOP was launched in the Lithuania in 2018 but our experience and knowledge pool extends further - drawing on the expertise and product portfolio of Jungheinrich AG’s successful PROFISHOP first established in Germany back in 2006.
Our online product portfolio includes selected items from the premium Jungheinrich product range and our traditional Ameise® brand exclusive to Jungheinrich. Our shop also includes an increasing selection of items from other top brands too. All products are characterised by a quality standard - and they are competitively priced too!

JUNGHEINRICH GROUP COMPANY HISTORY

Since the company’s humble beginnings in 1953, Jungheinrich has developed from a small company with less than ten employees to a leading international supplier of intralogistics solutions and a premium quality global brand. Here is a brief summary of our company history:

1899

Friedrich Jungheinrich, the future company founder, was born.

1948

Ameise® brand was launched. At the same time its trademark protection was registered.

1953

Foundation of H. Jungheinrich & Co. Maschinenfabrik, Hamburg. First electric four-wheel truck Ameise® 55.

1956

Development of the first reach truck Retrak® – a milestone for space-saving storage.

1960

First wheel-supported lift truck Ameise® Junior with tiller steering and starter batteries.

1962

Teletrak, the first automatically controlled and inductively guided stacker.

1963

Jungheinrich UK founded.

1982

Entry into automated stacker market with launch of the ARS automatic rack stacking system.

1984

Palletising/picking systems delivered to automate order-picking processes.

1990

New generation of environmentally friendly diesel and LPG fork lift trucks.

1991

Market launch of the deep-stacking Drive-In-System (DIS).

1995

First Retrak® reach truck with central control lever – multiPILOT.

1998

Certification of Jungheinrich environmental management system in accordance with DIN ISO 1400. Development of the first reach truck for wheelchair operators – Retrak® ETV 14.

2005

Founding of Jungheinrich PROFISHOP Germany. Delivery of the 100,000th truck with three-phase AC technology. Presentation of the world's first fork lift truck with a rotating cab.

2006

Foundation of used equipment centre in Dresden. Jungheinrich PROFISHOP launches website for the German market.

2007

New corporate structure: Spin-off of Germany sales, export sales, the Norderstedt plant and Norderstedt spare parts logistics into independent companies.

2009

New plant built in Landsberg (production of electric low lift trucks).

2010

Jungheinrich Warehouse Management System (WMS) introduced.

2011

Start of the mass production of the EJE 112i with lithium-ion technology. Qingpu production plant in China commissioned.

2016

Jungheinrich PROFISHOP's 10th anniversary in Germany.

2018

Jungheinrich PROFISHOP website launched for the Baltic States.