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MHI to hold annual State of the Industry briefing during Modex 2014

Scheduled topics include an economic update on the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry and the MHI Annual Industry Report and trends shaping the industry.
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
February 24, 2014

MHI will conduct its annual state of the industry press conference during Modex 2014. Scheduled topics include:

* An economic update on the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry
* MHI Annual Industry Report and trends shaping the industry
* MODEX 2014
* ProMat 2015
* Major 2014 Industry initiatives

MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling,  logistics and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling, supply chain and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers.

Much of the work of the industry is done within its product-specific Industry Groups. The association sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing, distribution and supply chain professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.

Modex 2014 is scheduled to be held March 17-20, 2014 in Atlanta’s Georgia World Conference Center. The tradeshow will showcase the latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions in the material handling and logistics industry. Modern’s complete Modex 2014 coverage.


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