July 1, 2020
East Penn Manufacturing Co.,
CIT Group
News You Can Use
Results for the 4th survey in the series are based on surveys collected between June 1 and June 5. More than 1,300 respondents from 20 client sectors and professions participated in the survey. These results track members’ perceptions, impact, and action plans related to COVID-19. This Survey was compiled, tabulated and analyzed by Industry Insights, Inc., an independent research firm based in Columbus, OH.
Kathy Fulton of the American Logistics Aid Network talks about the supply chain community’s role in disaster response and why the Covid-19 relief effort has been different from all the rest.
Confidence in the US equipment finance market rebounded strongly in June, according to the Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) released by Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation.
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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Virtual Showcase

This online exhibit hall is a modern and new way to “walk” the tradeshow floor to learn about and research material handling products, from the comfort of your home or office. We encourage you to visit these virtual booths and learn about their company’s latest offerings. Featured in this issue are:

Virtual Emerging Leaders Conference: Leadership training designed for Young Professionals in Material Handling. Series of 5 sessions. Co-Presented by MHEDA & MHI.
New insights and new techniques that can improve your leadership skills.
Learn Ryan Avery’s top words NOT to use during times of change.
Profitable conversations that will set you up for success and safeguard your Q3 & Q4 results.
Discover five easy-to-implement, proven techniques for focus and time management.
Learn how to create and utilize a key metric dashboard.
Hawker Powersource, Inc.
Kinetic Technologies,Inc.
Many small businesses are trying to figure out how to survive in the midst of the current pandemic crisis. In times like these, cash really is king. In this presentation, 30 year industry veteran, Buddy Smith, will present several techniques that will help leaders manage through the current crisis by preserving the all-important asset - cash.
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
Recent Discussion Forum Posts:
2020 Virtual Convention – Digital Marketing discussion –
“This question was related to how to track ROI on your marketing spend on the digital level. We have …”
“If Chat is an option, a certain percentage of the visitors to your website may start …”
General – Google Reviews discussion –
“In many conversations with other marketers (in Material Handling & in other industries) colleagues have explained how important these are to your ranking on Google …”
This report covers salaries, bonuses, commissions, perks, retirement programs, fringes, vacation policies, etc. for several job categories, including those that are specific only to MHEDA distributor members.