Who we are
Pierau Planung was founded in 1961 by Ehrhardt Pierau and has now celebrated its 55th anniversary as a second-generation enterprise. With our long-standing, best-practice experience in the areas of logistics and supply chain, we are an expert partner for the many different sales and distribution concepts such as e-commerce, retail, multi- and omni-channel.
Our company is represented by our three Managing Directors: Lothar Hättich is the first point of contact for all customers in the field of logistics and supply chain in German-speaking countries. Arne Pierau is the principal contact for strategy, supply chain and international customers and Björn Brunkow heads up our industry and production division together with national and inter-national business development. It is here that the connection, between industry-specific requirements and the logistics expertise for which we have been known for decades, is made. Running parallel to their management tasks, all three executives are involved in the respective project management. Consequently, they are always up-to-date with the market and current technological developments with regard to our customers.
Our logistics experts, with their many years’ experience, provide dynamic, continuing development and innovative solutions. Our team of 30 permanent employees is made up of senior and junior project managers, analysts, CAD technicians and engineers as well as the marketing department and back office staff. In addition, we can draw on a talent pool of tried and tested employees from many different industries.
Our project managers are graduate engineers or graduate industrial engineers who are joined by specialists in data analysis, production logistics, supply chain management, material flow optimization, logistics outsourcing, ERP systems and much more. This entire means we can offer our customers a wide range of services and expertise in all markets, businesses and industries.
What we do
Pierau Planung offers a full range of logistics planning and supply chain consulting …
… For the optimisation of a single system to be used as a general template for a new development on a greenfield site;
… For start-ups and small businesses to global players;
… For every possible perspective: From analyzing single movements in the warehouse to an overview of the entire supply chain;
… For all industries and markets which transport and store goods including: trade, textiles, food, automobile, electrical, engineering, medical, chemical, automotive and aerospace;
… For B2B and B2C, chain stores and mail order companies, suppliers and manufacturers, multi-channel distribution;
… For diverse products such as coffee beans, paints, refined products, care tyres, contact lenses, pet food, cashmere coats and many more;
… And as a long-time business companion and planning partner for our customers.