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MHI NEWS ProMat recognized among top 100 U.S. trade shows ProMat has been named to the Trade Show Executive Gold 100 Trade Shows of 2013 list. The list represents the top 100 trade shows held in 2013 in the U.S. ranked by verified exhibit space. "It is once again an honor to be part of this prestigious list. We're thrilled to be included and are looking forward to an even more successful ProMat event in 2015," said Tom Carbott, MHI Senior Vice President of Exhibitions. Trade Show Executive is a print and online resource and authority for the trade show, exhibition and event industry. Trade Show Executive provides news, views and tools to the managers of shows large and small, in every industry from automotive to medical to woodworking  ProMat will be held March 23-26, 2015 at Chicago's McCormick Place. For more event information, visit Supply Chain & Transportation USA to Collocate with MODEx 2016 MHI and Reed Exhibitions (RX) will collocate the MODEX and Supply Chain & Transportation USA events in 2016. Supply Chain & Transportation USA showcases a complete range of innovative products and service dedicated to transportation, logistics, real estate and the future supply chain. The collocation includes 20,000 square feet of exhibits as well as educational sessions. MODEX 2016 Facts Name of Event: MODEX 2016 Event Sponsor: MHI Event Dates: April 4-7, 2016 Event Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia USA Web site: 106 MHI SolutIonS * Q2 * 2015 155,000 Square Feet of Show Floor Reserved at MODEx 2016 Spacedraw The MODEX 2016 exhibit spacedraw, held December 12 in Atlanta, attracted 349 exhibitors who reserved a first-day record of 155,000 net square feet of show floor space at the industry's premier U.S. event. This record amount of space reserved is a clear message that the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry is healthy and growing. NACCO Materials Handling Group selected the first booth of the draw on behalf of their Hyster® and Yale® brands. "The success of the MODEX exhibit spacedraw is a clear indicator that supply chain solution providers have a positive economic outlook, sending a clear message as to the value of the MODEX expo and the health of the industry as a whole," according to George W. Prest, Chief Executive Officer of MHI. MODEX 2016, sponsored by MHI, will be the most comprehensive international manufacturing and supply chain expo held in the U.S. in 2016. MODEX will showcase the solutions of 800 exhibitors who will fill the MODEX's 250,000 square foot show floor. MODEX will be held April 4-7, 2016 at Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center. MODEX 2016 exhibits will represent solutions that span the supply chain, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems and information technologies. Manufacturers, consultants, third party logistics providers, publishers and systems integrators will be there to demonstrate their equipment, systems, software and services to manufacturing and supply chain professionals from around the world. These professionals will come to MODEX seeking solutions that make their supply chains work more productively and profitably. MODEX attracts over 25,000 visitors from over 100 countries, and will once again feature an International Visitors Center. The Center provides matchmaker services for interested buyers and sellers. In addition to the exhibition, MODEX will also offer a comprehensive Supply Chain Conference featuring keynotes, show floor seminars and several collocated partner events. Industry experts will lead a broad range of show floor educational sessions covering all aspects of manufacturing, distribution and supply chain operations.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of MHI Solutions - Volume 3, Issue 2

CEO Update
Wearable and Mobile Technologies
The Rise of Automation and Robotics in Supply Chains
Disruptive Technology
The Power of the Cloud
Connections between Education, Industry Key to Training the Workforce of the Future
The Food and Beverage Industry
ProMat 2015 Preview
2015 MHI Innovation Awards to be Awarded During ProMat
Industry Trends
Economic Market Analysis
Collaborate With Supply Chain Management Programs to Solve the Workforce Shortage
Safer Handling
MHI Solution and Product Groups—Moving Forward
Solution Group Update
Solutions Spotlight
Roadmap Update
Where Are They Now
MHI News
Index of Advertisers

MHI Solutions - Volume 3, Issue 2