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2016 MHI Innovation Award to be Presented at MODEX 2016 T he 2016 MHI Innovation Award winners will be announced during MODEX 2016. The MHI Innovation Award serves to educate and provide valuable insights on the latest manufacturing and supply chain innovative products and services. This award will be awarded in three categories: Best New Innovation, Best Innovation of an Existing Product and Best IT Innovation. A total of 96 innovations were submitted by MODEX 2016 exhibitors for the competition. 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. All innovation award submissions will be showcased at Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center at MODEX. Finalists will be evaluated by the judging panel on the morning of Monday, April 4. The award winners will be announced on April 6 during the MHI Industry Night event at MODEX 2016. MODEX will be held April 4-7, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. For more event information, visit Below is the complete list of entries for the 2016 MHI Innovation Awards. Best New Innovation Adrian's Safety Solutions (formerly Bednet® Rack Safety Solutions) (Booth: 1127) Product: Rack Safety Strap The Rack Safety Strap is an effective lowcost addition to make sure your warehouse racking is compliant and safe. AML (Booth: 2831) Product: Scepter Industrial Handheld Computer At a time when other manufacturers are moving towards lighter-duty, almost consumer grade devices for use in industrial applications, the AML Scepter delivers the Android operating system in a form factor that is not only durable, practical and functional, but also brings new features that will raise the bar for industrial barcode data collection. Apex Supply Chain Technologies LLC (Booth: 1559) Product: Actylus™ Smart Replenishment System Any industrial enterprise that uses bins as a key element in the supply chain can eliminate manual counting, safety stock and emergency orders, so employees can become more productive. Apex Supply Chain Technologies LLC (Booth: 1559) Product: Axcess™ 6100 Series Automated Locker System The Axcess Automated Locker Systems provide secure accountability for managing handheld scanners, radios, tools, instruments and other critical assets, ensuring your team has exactly what they need, when and where they need it 24/7, and is the ideal solution for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain industries. Applied Energy Solutions LLC (Booth: 4033) Product: Maverick Flex Charger Best all around charger. Atronix Engineering, Inc. (Booth: 2421) Product: ZOE - Zooming Operator Environment ZOE's intuitive interface reduces training time, allows for better visibility for operations, faster maintenance, and quicker data access for management within your distribution center or postal hub. Aubin Industries, Inc. (Booth: 1360) Product: The Swivel-EAZ® S3 Swivel-EAZ® S3 wheels are made with solid polyurethane construction, and have stainless steel sealed precision ball bearings; these wheels are perfect for wash down applications and clean room environments. Automation Plus, Division of CSF Incorporated (Booth: 4863) Product: Pallet Return Device (PRD) Allow your order pickers and fork truck drivers to worry about what really matters and make the non-revenue generating task of stacking empty pallets in your pick module a thing of the past. Balyo Inc. (Booth: 2263) Product: Hyster and Yale trucks, Driven by Balyo Repetitive, low-added value movements of goods are attractive processes for automation, whether in a warehouse environment, or a manufacturing one. While the cost savings can produce returns on investment as short as 12 months, the speed and ease of implementation, flexibility and scalability make for a compelling business case. Big Ass Solutions (Booth: 1337) Product: Black Jack The durable indoor/outdoor Black Jack draws only 7.5 amps at top speed, yet it * MHI SolutIonS 89

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of MHI Solutions - Volume 4, Issue 2

CEO Update
Emerging Technologies Produce Business Benefits and Talent Challenges
Developing a Talent Management Strategy
Collaborating with Education
Love your Supply Chain Career?
The Power of Mentoring
Eleven Ways to Diversify the Supply Chain: Insights from the Field
How Do You Build A Successful Career in Supply Chain?
Donated Equipment Gives High School, Community College Students Hands-On Experience
Industry Focus: Retail
MODEX 2016
2016 MHI Innovation Award to be Presented at MODEX 2016
Industry Trends
Economic Market Analysis
The Jobs, Wages, Output and Taxes of the Supply Chain
Safer Handling
Solutions Group Update
Fulfillment Update
Solutions Spotlight
Scholarship Winners: Where Are They Now?
MHI News
Index of Advertisers

MHI Solutions - Volume 4, Issue 2