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By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
Spanning two days this year, Modex 2016 Student Days welcomes students and faculty members from universities, community colleges, technical schools and high schools.
By Roberto Michel · April 4, 2016
Interroll (Booth 1947) highlighted its new modular conveyor platform at a Monday press conference, calling it as the most important product introduction in its 55-year history due its flexibility, speed of installation, and the extent of the design work that went into it.
<p>Mathias Garcia (left), project engineer, and Mark Hejmej, sales engineer, demonstrate the Vision Pack and Audit System (V-PAS).</p> By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2016
Numina Group (Booth 4427) is demonstrating the latest pick, pack and ship technologies.
<p>Dematic Reddwerks (Booth 737) RaceTrack, a piece-picking solution using a zone-free, pick-to-light workflow.</p> By Josh Bond · April 4, 2016
At a press conference Monday, Dematic (Booth 3047) presented warehouse execution software and hardware representing a mix of low, mid and high levels of equipment and technology solutions.
<p>Robert Colosino, VP of marketing at Tecsys displays OneSprint, a single solution warehouse management system (WMS).</p> By Josh Bond · April 4, 2016
At a press conference Monday morning, Tecsys (Booth 1547) introduced a warehouse management system (WMS) designed to fast-track distribution fulfillment execution initiatives for small and midsized businesses or simpler operations of large entities.
<p>Chelsea Tarr, marketing<br />
communications coordinator, unveiled the company’s newly redesigned horizontal<br />
carousel in a press conference on Monday.</p>

By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
Highlighting a more simplified design, new carriers and shelves, Kardex Remstar’s (Booth 4735) Chelsea Tarr, marketing communications coordinator, unveiled the company’s newly redesigned horizontal carousel in a press conference on Monday.
<p>Rite-Hite’s new LED Countdown device displays how much time remains before a high-speed door closes, ensuring worker safety.</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
A new LED-based safety communication system for high-speed dock doors enhances safety in multiple ways, explained Jon Schumacher, director of marketing at Rite-Hite Doors (Booth 1747).
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
Capable of charging any brand, type or voltage of materials handling battery, the new PosiCharge ProCore series is ideal for electric forklift fleets of all sizes, said Jonah Teeter-Balin, director of product marketing at AeroVironment (Booth 1463).
<p>Peter Diamandis, chairman and CEO of the EXPIZE Foundation, during Monday’s keynote address</p>

By Roberto Michel · April 4, 2016
Entrepreneur and innovation expert Peter Diamandis urged attendees to design products and services with the rapid pace of change in mind and embrace technology disruption as opportunity in his Monday keynote.
<p>Orbis Pally, as demoed by product manager Mike Ludka</p> By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
In Booth 4335, ORBIS Corp. debuted the Pally—a cross between a pallet and a dolly—that allows users to streamline fulfillment, distribution and merchandising efforts faster, easier and with greater versatility.
By Bridget McCrea · April 4, 2016
With more than 850 exhibits, 100 informational seminars, and 250,000 square feet of expo space, Modex 2016 offers the best in materials handling and supply chain technology and innovations.
By MMH Staff · April 4, 2016
Swisslog Warehouse and Distribution Solutions, a leading provider of best-in-class intralogistics solutions, has announced the acquisition of Power Automation Systems (PAS), the world-wide market leader in pallet shuttle AS/RS.
By John Paxton · April 4, 2016
As chairman of MHI and on behalf of our officers and members, it is my privilege to welcome you to Modex 2016—the Greatest Supply Chain Show on Earth.
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
This morning, the Georgia World Congress Center Hall B throws open its doors to more than 25,000 visitors at Modex 2016—this year’s materials handling industry’s premier trade show and educational conference, sponsored by MHI.
By Bob Trebilcock · April 3, 2016
The Modern team is in Atlanta for Modex. I'll be watching robots, shuttles, software and packaging.

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