June 1, 2020
The bill was passed by the House almost unanimously on May 28. Provisions of the bill will extend the PPP loan forgiveness period and reduce the required payroll percentage from 75% to 60% among other changes. The Senate will now need to pass the bill to implement the changes.
Join us on June 3 & 4 for MHEDA's Virtual Fishbowl Networking Program where you will be placed into small groups at a “virtual table” to discuss ways to manage your team and your business during the COVID-19 era.
East Penn Manufacturing Co.,
CIT Group
Convention Focus
These Virtual Convention programs feature 2020 convention speakers who provide you with a bit of the learning that you would have enjoyed at MHEDA's Annual Convention. Topics include: Cybersecurity; Economic Insights; Sales; Digital Marketing; Telematics and much more.
News You Can Use
MHEDA is able to collect, review and share important information specifically relevant to your industry, saving you and your employees valuable time.
We have compiled many resources to help you and those in your organization as we face this situation head-on. The information is updated daily so bookmark this link and check back often.
Covid-19 exacerbates slowing conditions, but increasing e-commerce may provide a silver lining, report shows.
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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Build an organizational culture that can adapt.
Part of a quarterly webinar series planned with presentations by four of the top UID instructors.
 Learn about options of rental equipment protection along with pitfalls and benefits to each.
 Learn how to manage through the current crisis by preserving the all-important asset-cash.
How you engage and connect with your employees now may make a difference in the future.
Leadership training designed for Young Professionals in Material Handling. Learn how to be a stronger, more authentic and engaged leader for a new era. Series of 5 sessions. Co-Presented by MHEDA & MHI.
Hawker Powersource, Inc.
Kinetic Technologies,Inc.
MHEDA leadership has worked tirelessly to bring you a digital conference experience complete with virtual speaker sessions. One of these sessions was An Interview with Brian Beaulieu, where he answered questions on the current economic climate.
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
Do you have resources to share? Login to the MHEDA member forum to share your best practices and sources. Members that provide these products can also submit a news story about the availability.
Now more than ever it's important for you to keep your company information current and up-to-date such as contact information, product lines, descriptions, and social media links.
MHEDA Partners
This Talent Exchange will help many unemployed and furloughed workers in their time of need. Employers will be able to add lists of impacted employees and send them a link to register for Talent Exchange. These employers can view their entire impacted workforce in a single dashboard and can filter by role, department, or location to see details about the talent needs from hiring companies and how their impacted employees are getting placed in new roles.