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Modex 2016 to again co-locate with SCT

Modex 2016 registration not only gives you access to the 230,000 square feet of exhibits, educational sessions and keynotes in The Georgia World Congress Center’s Hall B, it also grants you access to the second edition of the Supply Chain & Transportation USA Exhibition & Conference (SCT).
By Sara Pearson Specter, Editor at Large
March 29, 2016

Modex 2016 registration not only gives you access to the 230,000 square feet of exhibits, educational sessions and keynotes in The Georgia World Congress Center’s Hall B, it also grants you access to the second edition of the Supply Chain & Transportation USA Exhibition & Conference (SCT).

Exhibits are grouped into four solution centers:

Transportation & Logistics Services, including exhibitors focused on meeting the new demands placed on freight systems by population growth, increased manufacturing and the significant increase in global trade. Showcased are: 3PLs, carriers, rail freight, sea freight, air freight, road freight, bulk transportation, multi-modal services, transportation services, storage/warehouse solutions, logistics services, pre- and post-manufacturing services, and freight forwarding.

Technologies & Information Systems, with exhibitors showcasing technologies that manage information flow in the supply chain. Featured are: software vendors, integrators and manufacturers of products and services for tracking, traceability, security, safety and geo-location.

ECO Transportation & Logistics, features exhibitors that help companies move toward a more sustainable supply chain. Represented are: urban logistics, consulting firms, transport equipment for energy savings and lower emissions, construction services for renovation and maintenance of sustainable buildings, eco-friendly warehouse and packaging solutions, and sustainable management.

Logistics Infrastructure & Industrial Real Estate, highlights regional and international exhibitors representing properties that meet the needs of suppliers and shippers. Included are: ports, airports, tunnels, bridges, highways, government agencies, truck facilities, warehouses, development, consulting, project and facility management, and industry property developers.

SCT exhibitors can be found in the same hall as Modex exhibitors, to the right of the main entrance to the show. Both shows run concurrently, Monday, April 4 through Thursday, April 7 and share identical hours: Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information about the show is at supplychainusaexpo.com.

Modex 2016 is scheduled to be held April 4-7, 2016 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 coverage.

About the Author

Sara Pearson Specter
Editor at Large

Sara Pearson Specter has written articles and supplements for Modern Materials Handling and Material Handling Product News as an Editor at Large since 2001. Specter has worked in the fields of graphic design, advertising, marketing, and public relations for nearly 20 years, with a special emphasis on helping business-to-business industrial and manufacturing companies. She owns her own marketing communications firm, Sara Specter, Marketing Mercenary LLC. Clients include companies in a diverse range of fields, including materials handing equipment, systems and packaging, professional and financial services, regional economic development and higher education. Specter graduated from Centre College in Danville, Ky. with a bachelor’s degree in French and history. She lives in Oregon’s Willamette Valley where she and her husband are in the process of establishing a vineyard and winery.


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