ProMat 2015

By MMH Staff · December 30, 2015
Continued consolidation, rapid technological advancements and labor challenges point toward an ambitious new year.
By MMH Staff · April 23, 2015
Exhibition space was 76% larger, show attendees jumped 61%, and conference participants grew 63% over 2013.
By MMH Staff · April 22, 2015
With registrations topping 37,091 attendees, show producer MHI announced a 8.8% attendance jump over 2013.
By Josh Bond · April 15, 2015
Crown invited me to its flagship service center outside Chicago for a demonstration of their operator and technician training programs. Prepared for plenty of PowerPoints and goofy videos, I instead experienced two full days of hands-on, grease-covered, eye-opening and tremendously exciting education.
By MMH Staff · April 7, 2015
The contents of the mock warehouse at Raymon'd booth included 12,000 pounds of food and essentials valued at more than $14,000.
By Michael Levans · April 1, 2015
To come back from ProMat 2015 and simply say the mood was “upbeat” would be an understatement of substantial proportions.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 30, 2015
Conveyors, shuttles and robots were on display, but as with last year's Modex, software is where the action is in today’s materials handling industry.
By MMH Staff · March 26, 2015
MHI announced the MHI 2015 Innovation and Young Professional Award winners at their 70th Anniversary Celebration during ProMat 2015.
By George W. Prest · March 26, 2015
Today marks the conclusion of ProMat 2015, four days of comprehensive problem solving and networking to provide solutions to the complex manufacturing and supply chain challenges faced by industry today.
By Sara Pearson Specter · March 26, 2015
With a record 155,000 square feet of exhibit space reserved by nearly 350 companies back in December 2014, Modex 2016 will continue the show’s expansion in both solution offerings and popularity.
By Josh Bond · March 25, 2015
Doosan (Booth 662) highlighted the new BR18/20SP-7 narrow aisle reach truck, its first product in the class. It also showcased its first engine, which replaced third-party engines and is now used in all Doosan products.
<p>Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, Inc., and founder of Wheels of Zeus, a maker of wireless hardware for GPS tracking of enabled objects.</p> By Josh Bond · March 25, 2015
During Wednesday’s afternoon keynote address, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, affectionately known as “The Woz,” suggested the future of technology now is every bit as uncertain to him as it was 30 years ago.
<p>Bob Fischer, CEO and president of ADSI handles the new Size-IT digital mobile dimensioning tool which can accurately capture dimensional measurements and link the “DIM” information with shipping software.</p> By Roberto Michel · March 25, 2015
In addition to unveiling its mobile order fulfillment and shipping solutions, ADSI (Booth 4170) is demonstrating its Size-IT digital mobile dimensional weight calculator.
<p>David McNeill, manager of product strategy for Yale Materials Handling Corporation.</p>

By Josh Bond · March 25, 2015
A walkie powered by lithium ion batteries, very narrow aisle products, an automated tow tractor and fuel cell battery replacement packs are among the new products on display at Yale Materials Handling Corp. (Booth 1003).
<p>David LaDue, vice president, west region, for NACCO Materials Handling Group.</p> By Josh Bond · March 25, 2015
New IC engines by Hyster Company (Booth 1503) offer three performance modes for increased efficiency and productivity.

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