Spedition Bender - Over Sixty Years of Experience.

1950 // Founded by Johannes Bender

Founding of a timber haulage company in Freudenberg-Büschergrund by Mr Johannes Bender. Over the following years, it developed into a haulage firm and construction material wholesaler.

1980 // The Next Generation

The first handover to the next generation - Johannes Bender passes management of the company over to his sons, Gerhard and Reiner Bender.

1985 // Acquisition of Long-Distance Haulage Licences

Acquisition of long-distance haulage licences
The ongoing development and expansion of the vehicle fleet continuously increase haulage services.

1987 // New Construction of a Modern Freight Forwarding Facility

New construction of a modern freight forwarding facility
The repair centre, washing-bay and warehouse, including crane systems with capacities of up to 30 tonnes, found therein, increase the company’s productivity.

1991 // Founding of the Eisenhüttenstadt Branch

Founding of the first branch in Eisenhüttenstadt (Brandenburg).

1999 // Founding of the Neukieritzsch Branch

Founding of a second branch in Neukieritzsch (Saxony).

2005 // Sales Representation in Ostrava (Czech Republic)

Establishment of sales representation in Ostrava (Czech Republic)

2006 // Preparation for the Handover to the Third Generation

Preparation for the handover to the third generation: Andreas and Peter Bender, Reinder Bender’s two sons, joined the company management.

2009 // New Company Headquarters and Move to Freudenberg

Investment in the future! Establishment of a new company headquarters and move to the Wilhelmshöhe West industrial park in Freudenberg.

Alongside a three storey administration building, over a total area of 42.000m², there are now two warehouse halls with a crane capacity of up to 100 tonnes, a repair centre with a comprehensive store of replacement parts as well as modern vehicle washing facilities and a petrol station.

2010 // Company Establishment in Switzerland and the Third Branch

Establishment of the company in Switzerland for the planning and implementation of national and international special transport.
Founding of the third and fourth branches in Völklingen and Memmingen. Establishment of a further warehouse, assembly and production hall with crane capacity of up to 200 tonnes.

2011 // Expansion of the Company Headquarters in Freudenberg

Expansion of the Company Headquarters in Freudenberg and a further warehouse, assembly and production hall with crane capacity of up to 100 tonnes.

2012 // Founding of a Further Limited Company

Founding of Bender Project GmbH in Leipzig.