GREENE, N.Y., April 28, 2020 — Two of The Raymond Corporation’s MODEX 2020 seminars have been chosen by MHI as MODEX 2020 Top Education Seminars. Raymond's "Optimize Before You Automate 2.0" and "Trucks, Energy, Solutions – The Winning Trifecta" seminars provided industry-leading intelligence on how material handling operations can leverage existing resources to achieve increased productivity.
Optimize Before You Automate 2.0 detailed the need for optimization before the implementation of new technologies, such as alternative energy, semi-autonomous and fully autonomous solutions, intralogistics solutions and other integrated solutions. The seminar explained how factors like productivity, cost advantage, workforce development and flexibility should all be considered when evaluating automation options. The speakers leading this seminar were Jason Fiume, iWAREHOUSE® professional services senior manager, Stacey (Patch) Barton, iWAREHOUSE professional services manager, and John Slavik, iWAREHOUSE national accounts sales manager.
Trucks, Energy, Solutions – The Winning Trifecta discussed how misconceptions in the material handling industry can lead to missed opportunities for growth, compromising productivity and efficiency. This presentation focused on how prioritizing and educating yourself on trucks, energy and warehouse solutions will help when utilizing new technologies. Speakers for this seminar were Damon Hosmer, energy solutions product manager, and Jack Kaumo, iWAREHOUSE director of sales.
“We are honored that MHI recognized these incredibly informative seminars,” said Michael Field, president and CEO of The Raymond Corporation. “We pride ourselves on offering thought-provoking, critical conversations that lead to innovative solutions.”
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About The Raymond Corporation
The Raymond Corporation, a Toyota Industries Company, is a leading global provider of best-in-class material handling products and intelligent intralogistics solutions. Built on principles of innovation and continuous improvement for over 95 years, Raymond’s integrated automation, telematics, virtual reality and advanced energy solutions provide ways to optimize operations and bring warehouse and distribution operations to a new level of performance. Raymond® electric forklift trucks are engineered to achieve increased productivity and efficiency and are designed to provide ecological and economic benefits. In partnership with Toyota Advanced Logistics Solutions, Raymond delivers solutions to material handling and logistics markets in North America and globally. Combining operational excellence, award-winning innovation and world-class global customer support, we work together to run better, manage smarter and keep our customers always on.