01/1980 SCHUMA Schuster Maschinenbau GmbH was founded on January 1, 1980 by Torsten Schuster. Production is initially carried out as third-party production in Weilheim. The name SCHUMA is a short form of Schuster Maschinenbau.

10/1981 SCHUMA exhibits at the “FAKUMA” fair in Friedrichshafen.

09/1984 The company moves to Laichingen.

10/1986 SCHUMA is represented for the first time as an exhibitor at the K-fair in Düsseldorf. Production is being expanded.

05/1988 Torsten Schuster dies and his wife Hedwig Schuster becomes new owner of SCHUMA Schuster Maschinenbau GmbH.

01/1989 An adjoining building is being built and the office space is enlarged.

09/1990 Hedwig Schuster sells SCHUMA. The new owners are Joachim Stadach, Ernst Windmüller and Ursula Windmüller.

10/1990 The name is changed to SCHUMA Maschinenbau GmbH.

02/1998 The office building is being expanded.

07/2006 Joachim Stadach sells his company share. The sons, Jens und Jörg, of Ernst and Ursula Windmüller join the company as a partner.

12/2006 Joachim Stadach retires as managing director from the company on December 31, 2006.

12/2007 The production will be expanded again and a new lounge will be built.

12/2012 Ernst and Ursula Windmüller hand over their shares to the sons Jens and Jörg Windmüller.

10/2015 SCHUMA builds its own distribution.

02/2016 Ernst und Ursula Windmüller leave the company. Jens and Jörg Windmüller are sole partners and managing directors.

03/2016 Daniela Windmüller becomes new officer with statutory authority. The SCHUMA logo is being modernized.


More than 40 years of experience and and Swabian craftsmanship – these two points come together at SCHUMA. The result: Quality in all departments. Further development and quality to the highest standard is our philosophy. We achieve this using our competence, our experience and our technical know-how through motivated and dedicated employees.

Whether its conveying, sorting, stacking or quality assurance, whether its standard systems or special requests – SCHUMA is the right partner for you. We specialise in custom-made solutions: intelligent, safe and pro table.

We plan and implement your projects with you. Modern 3D design and custom programming for any automation allow us to cater for your requests and needs exactly. Keep a step ahead of technical innovations and use our systems to perfect your processes. Real Swabian craftsmanship can help you become a global enterprise. A functioning system that will give you a competitive edge.

Benefit from the SCHUMA effect!


Managing Director

Jens Windmüller
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-0

Jörg Windmüller
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-0

Executive Assistant

Daniela Windmüller
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-17

Production Manager

Christof Grießhaber
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-33
Email: c.grieß


Matthias Schmid
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-39

Andreas Walter
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-35

Manuel Honold
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-36

Andreas Schlaiß
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-32

Sales/Spare Parts

Annerose Haßler
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-18


Elke Burghardt
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-31


Renate Steinacker
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-23


Renate Kneer
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-0

Daniela Windmüller
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-17

Electrical Department

Silas Neumann
Fon: +49 (0) 7333/96 09-88