About us


Since the founding of tkv* Transport-Kälte-Vertrieb GmbH by Herwig Kiesling sen. in 1971 our industry has changed fundamentally. During this period tkv* developed from a pure trading company into a service company with 4 branches, 20 mobile services in Baden-Wurttemberg and Bavaria and more than 100 employees.

  • Founding by Herwig Kiesling sen.

  • Herwig Kiesling jun. becomes Managing Director

  • Opening of the new branch in Ulm

  • Takeover of the Stuttgart market area of the company Eheim

  • Acquisition of the branch in Munich “Thermo King Bayern”

  • Opening of the branch in Nuremberg

  • Founding of the subsidiary tcs* thermos control services GmbH based in Unterföhring

  • Founding of the subsidiary EIPL European Institute for Pharma Logistics GmbH based in Korntal-Münchingen

  • Opening of the branch in Stuttgart

  • Founding of the subsidiary Move it – Intelligente Nutzfahrzeuglösungen

  • Opening of the painting hall