March 1, 2020

Distributor/FOB: KMC Forklift Services Inc, Bryan, TX

Mfg-Supplier/Associate: Ameren Missouri, St. Louis, MO;  Kinetic Technologies, Wickliffe, OH


There is no cost for any distributor member to participate in these surveys and the results are always free.

1) Compensation & Benefits Survey - The results will show how your company compares to others in the areas of: salaries, bonuses, perks, sales compensation plans, holiday pay and healthcare. A great retention tool for your HR team!

More details and questionnaires are available here.


2) DiSC (Distributor Statistical Comparisons) Survey - Financial information specific to your line of business that can be used as a guide in your future financial planning. Results profiled in this report are based operating data provided by MHEDA members across the country.

More details and questionnaires are available here.


East Penn Manufacturing Co.,
Convention Focus

MHEDA's 2020 Annual Convention & Exhibitor Showcase, May 2-6, Orlando, FL at the Hilton Bonnet Creek Hotel. Get inspired on Tuesday with general session speaker, Brant Menswar, as he teaches attendees how to cultivate values-based leadership and activate organizational values to help connect the head and heart during his presentation, Becoming Unbreakable: Unleashing the Power of Purpose. Also, if you are interested in displaying in the Exhibitor Showcase, please call Cindy Thoren at MHEDA because we only have 4 Table Top spaces to choose from.

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News You Can Use
MHI recently announced the finalists for the 2020 MHI Innovation Awards. After receiving 155 submissions from MODEX 2020 exhibitors, five independent judges completed the initial vetting process. The winners will be announced during Industry Night at MODEX 2020.
For MHI, the producer of MODEX 2020, the safety and security of the exhibitors and attendees is of paramount consideration, officials say. The trade association is closely monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19/Coronavirus and is following protocols that are provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), according to a statement released by MHI.
WireCrafters Driver Access Cage
One of our most popular products is the Driver Access Cage. During this time of COVID-19, they have been especially useful. These cages are designed to keep unauthorized people from wandering around your facility.
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Hawker Powersource, Inc.
Kinetic Technologies,Inc.
Brian Beaulieu invites you to join him and your industry peers for the annual Convention & Exhibitor Showcase, May 2-6 at Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek, Orlando, FL. Brian's general session and workshop on May 5 will discuss economic challenges and changes for the US and global economies through 2022 as well as a long-range 2030-2040 forecast.
Cost Effective Hybrid Flooring Solution for Robotic Traffic
Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products, LLC
Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products understands that robotic flooring needs can be complex, and there may be a variety of demands within a single project. Since ResinDek flooring panels are available with a multitude of options, Cornerstone can provide a hybrid solution that is customized for load capacities, required finish type, and volume of robotics traffic. The optimization of all these criteria provides an extremely cost-effective solution that is tailored to the specific project. 
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Spotlight on MHEDA

MHEDA exists to be your industry resource in all facets of your organization. Set up an appointment with Katie Richards and she'll help get you and your team more engaged with MHEDA.

MHEDA is exhibiting at MODEX, March 9–12 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Visit us Booth #8466 and pick up a MHEDA Member ribbon, visit with Board Members and learn about all we have planned for 2020. Be our guest at a Free Networking Reception on Tuesday, March 10 from 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm. RSVP requested.

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