2018 Innovation Award Winners Announced


Thursday, April 12, 2018

MHI is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 MHI Innovation Awards. The winners were announced Wednesday night at Industry Night of MODEX 2018, and the winner for each category are:
 
Best New Product:
The Raymond Corp. for Raymond Virtual Reality Simulator in booth B3747a
 
Best Innovation of an Existing Product:
ELOKON GmbH for ELOshield - Proximity Detection System in booth B1762
 
Best IT Innovation:
Yard Management Solutions for Eagle Eye Yard Management Software in booth C1839
 
The MHI Innovation Award serves to educate and provide valuable insights on the latest manufacturing and supply chain products and services to MODEX attendees.  MODEX 2018 exhibitors were called to submit 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, customer satisfaction, etc. 
 
MHI would like to thank the individuals from the following companies for graciously volunteering their time as Innovation Award judges: The Home Depot, Mohawk Industries, Champion Petfoods, Group Deschenes, and 3M.
 
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling, logistics and supply chain equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third-party logistics providers. The association sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics.
 
MODEX 2018 is held April 9-12 in Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. Over 850 exhibitors are showcasing their solutions on MODEX’s two show floors totaling over 280,000 square feet of manufacturing and supply chain solutions. MODEX exhibits represent all segments of the material handling and supply chain logistics industry, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems. MODEX 2018 also features a comprehensive educational conference including keynotes and show floor educational seminars led by industry experts and leading authorities.  
 
CONTACT: Greg Baer, MHI P: 704-676-1190 F: 704-676-1199 E: gbaer@mhi.org