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2015 MHI Innovation Awards to Be Awarded During PROMAT T he MHI Innovation Award was established to educate and provide insight into the latest manufacturing and supply chain innovative products and services. The 2015 MHI Innovation Award winners will be announced during ProMat 2015 on March 25 at the MHI 70th Anniversary Celebration. This award will be given to winners in two categories: Best New Innovation and Best Innovation of an Existing Product. The contest defines innovation as a new product, product line, technology or service or new application of existing products or technology that create quantifiable and sustainable results in terms of ROI, cost savings and customer satisfaction. A total of 94 innovations were submitted by MODEX 2014 exhibitors for the competition. All innovation award submissions will be showcased on the show floor. All submissions were reviewed by a panel of judges who determined the six finalists in each category. The finalists in each category are: Best New Innovation Cimcorp (Booth 4237) Product: 3D Shuttle Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment (Booth 4214) Product: Restuff-IT™ Forklift Simulator (Booth 3491) Product: Forklift Simulator Nordock Inc (Booth 2384) Product: Nordock NVTL model Vertical Storing TELESCOPING-LIP™ dock leveler RSW BV (Booth 4441) Product: Stack Assist Tool (SAT) Pcdata (Booth 4564) Product: SmartGlass AR (Augmented Reality) Best Innovation of an Existing Product A-Safe USA Inc. (Booth 415) Product: iFlex Rack Guard Big Ass Solutions (Booth 431) Product: Big Ass® Light High Bay LED CubiScan (Booth 3923) Product: CubiScan 25 FastFetch Corporation (Booth 5241) Product: Next Generation Light Directed Picking - Dynamic Slotting During Picking Manhattan Associates, Inc. (Booth 3681) Product: Manhattan Associates' 2015 Mobile Labor Management Solution ORBIS Corporation (Booth 1803) Product: 1200 x 1000 OPTE Bulk Below is the complete list of entries for the 2015 MHI Innovation Award. Best Innovation of an Existing Product A-Safe USA Inc. (Booth: 415) Product: iFlex Rack Guard The iFlex RackGuard has been scientifically designed to provide many unique benefits to rack leg protection. It has a compression hinge that ensures the leg is in a constant state of compression and grips securely around the racking leg. It has ten frictional grip points along with a centralizing rubber lug. These features improve overall grip to any rack leg and keep the RackGuard in the center of the leg, allowing the impact to be equally dispersed. Barcoding, Inc. (Booth: 4263) Product: CaptureSoft eXpress™ Barcoding, Inc.'s CaptureSoft eXpress™ is a proven, web-based software platform that enables users to easily and effectively build customized data capture applications from a mobile device. Barcoding recently updated the software to make it even more flexible with additional data collection capabilities, a richer user interface, and cross-platform compatibility. Big Ass Solutions (Booth: 431) Product: Big Ass® Light High Bay LED The Big Ass® High Bay LED from Big Ass Light is engineered to solve common issues with traditional industrial and commercial lighting. Unlike fixtures made of stamped sheet metal, the Big Ass High Bay LED is constructed from a solid piece of heavyduty, extruded aluminum. Its ribbed fins increase the fixture's surface area and act as a heat sink, dissipating the heat that shortens the lifespan of LEDs. Blickle Wheels & Casters USA (Booth: 5228) Product: BLICKLE Levelling Caster with foot operated lever The BLICKLE Levelling Caster has an * MHI SolutIonS 65

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