The MHEDA Journal - First Quarter, 2015 - (Page 36)

INDUSTRY DISTRIBUTORS FORECAST Record Sales Expected in 2015 MHEDA dealers across North America anticipate strong growth in all segments. BY STEVE GUGLIELMO WEST: +6.42% NORTHEAST: +10.4% SOUTHWEST: +9.25% E + 6.25% MIDWEST: SOUTHEAST: +6.9% ach year, the winter issue of The MHEDA MHEDA members from all segments of the mate- Journal spends the bulk of its space wad- rial handling industry across North America to ing through data to layout the economic get a sense of what they expect to see in 2015. outlook for the year ahead. In addition to Though many members are still leery about issues the predictions from many of our partner associa- like healthcare and EPA regulations, the consensus tions based on booked orders and economic indi- across all industry segments is that 2015 will be a cators they have seen, we also spoke to dozens of year of robust growth across the industry. 36 MHEDA |

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The MHEDA Journal - First Quarter, 2015

MHEDA’s 2015 Board of Directors and Mboa
Lift Atlanta, Inc
Sara Mcmurray, Flow-Rite Controls
Distributor Forecast
Confident Supplier/associate Members Ready for Continued Growth in 2015
MHI Predicts 8-9% Growth for 2015
CEMA Expects Growth
Continued Stability in the Market
Investment Spending Will Drive Growth
What in the World Is Going On?
Quality Lift Trucks Undergoes a Major Succession and Transition Plan

The MHEDA Journal - First Quarter, 2015