MHIA: After Modex 2012, the real work begins

Today marks the conclusion of MODEX 2012, four days of comprehensive problem solving and networking to provide solutions to the complex manufacturing and supply chain challenges faced by industry today.

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Today marks the conclusion of MODEX 2012, four days of comprehensive problem solving and networking to provide solutions to the complex manufacturing and supply chain challenges faced by industry today.

You have seen these challenges addressed in over 100 educational conference sessions, including sessions held by our 20 co-located education partners and experienced the solutions demonstrated on the MODEX show floor by over 500 exhibiting companies, first hand.

Now the real work begins, applying the solutions discovered here to your business to cut costs and increase productivity and safety in the years ahead. Even though MODEX 2012 closes today, it continues on-line at http://www.MODEXShow.com as an on-going resource to both exhibitors and attendees.

The Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) will sponsor another world-class trade event in January 2013. ProMat 2013 will be held January 21-24, 2013 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

More information and free on-line registration for ProMat can be found at http://www.ProMatShow.com.

MHIA has been privileged to be your host during MODEX and would like to serve as a year-round resource as you face the challenges and opportunities of a more complex and ever-changing commercial world. We can be reached by phone at 800-345-1815 or 704-676-1190, by FAX at 704-676-1199 or by visiting us on-line at http://www.mhia.org.

We hope you found your visit to MODEX 2012 both enjoyable and productive, and we look forward to seeing you in January 2013 in Chicago for ProMat 2013.

George W. Prest
Chief Executive Officer, Material Handling Industry of America

Modex 2012 is scheduled to be held February 6-9, 2012 in Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. The tradeshow will showcase the latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions in the material handling and logistics industry. Modern’s complete Modex 2012 coverage.


About the Author

Noel P. Bodenburg
Noël P. Bodenburg, executive managing editor, has been with Modern Materials Handling and Material Handling Product News since 2006. She is a graduate of Boston University. Prior to joining the Supply Chain Group magazines, Noël worked as a production and managing editor at other industry business-to-business publications.

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