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Modex 2014

MODEX 2014, held March 17-20, 2014 in Atlanta, GA will provide attendees access to the latest manufacturing and supply chain equipment and technologies. MODEX 2014 will be one the largest expositions for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions in the Americas in 2014. The show is designed to offer supply chain efficiency solutions, learning opportunities and information by showcasing the products and services of over 800 leading providers. To make it easier for attendees to find the solutions they need, the MODEX show floor is divided into three solution-specific centers: Manufacturing and assembly solutions, fulfillment and delivery solutions, and information technology (IT) solutions.

An extensive educational conference will run concurrently with the show and include sessions on improving operational efficiencies and visibility in manufacturing, distribution and for the overall supply chain. This format allows attendees to learn about various manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions in the educational sessions and then actually see the equipment, systems and services that can implement those solutions.

Material handling equipment and systems: Automated storage and retrieval systems, automatic guided vehicle systems, alternative fuel systems, casters/wheels/tires, hydraulic and electrical components and controls, robots, personnel/burden carriers, racks, forklifts, batteries, flexible manufacturing systems, unit handling systems, conveyors and sortation equipment, ergonomic and safety equipment, scissor lifts, order picking, carousels, modular drawer storage, sustainable facility solutions, tool handling, shelving and workstations.

Packaging, containers and shipping equipment: Box and carton makers, packaging machinery, wrapping, inspection of products by weight or scanning, pallets, wire baskets, plastic and metal containers, palletizing equipment.

Inventory management and controlling technologies: Computers, controllers, software programs, systems integrators, manufacturing execution systems, warehouse management systems, supply chain and logistics execution systems, wireless and remote control systems, order management systems, enterprise resource planning and transportation management systems.

Dock and warehouse equipment and supplies: Dock levelers, dock pads, doors, forklift trucks, racks, flooring, handling systems, forklift attachments, conveyors, hoists, cranes, monorails, below/hook lifting devices. Consultants and distribution system planners: simulators, modelers, system designers, distribution consultants, reverse logistics and third party logistics.

Automatic identification equipment and systems: Bar code printers and scanners, vision systems, voice recognition systems, radio frequency identification (RFID) systems, systems integrators.

Supply chain management: Alternative fuel systems, parcel management and distribution, reverse logistics, third party logistics, sustainable facility and supply chain solutions, supply chain and logistics execution systems, enterprise resource planning and transportation management systems, inventory security Services.

Education
The MODEX Conference brings together leading experts from the industry to give you the latest information on manufacturing and supply chain trends, technologies and innovations. The conference also includes valuable opportunities to network with your peers.

  • Show floor seminars that complement the solutions you see on the exhibit floor
  • Keynotes on leading supply chain topics
  • Collocated educational sessions from premier authorities in manufacturing and the supply chain industry
  • Social opportunities for networking with solution providers and other industry professionals

Networking
If you are involved in manufacturing, distribution and the supply chain you will benefit from meeting with other professionals in your field on the show floor. Attendees include:

  • C-level and VP-level manufacturing, distribution, logistics and supply chain executives
  • Manufacturing and production managers
  • Industrial, plant and manufacturing engineers
  • IT, logistics and supply chain directors
  • Third-party logistics professionals
  • Distribution center and warehousing managers
  • Procurement professionals

Location
MODEX 2014 will be held in Atlanta, GA at the Georgia World Congress Center located in the heart of downtown Atlanta. Experience the Southeast's most alluring destination with top attractions and history, outdoor adventures and award-winning culture. Downtown Atlanta's walkable attractions loop is where you can see the World of Coca-Cola, Georgia Aquarium, Inside CNN, and the all circling Centennial Olympic Park.

Attendees
Manufacturing, distribution and supply chain professionals from the United States, Canada, Mexico and over 80 countries around the world are expected to attend. They will attend to find efficiency, visibility and cost-cutting solutions for their manufacturing and supply chain operations.

Show Hours
Monday, March 17, 2014: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, March 18, 2014: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, March 19, 2014: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, March 20, 2014: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Educational Conference
Along with more than 800 exhibits covering more than 250,000 net square feet of show floor, the MODEX 2014 Educational Conference will offer highly focused seminars and Keynotes. The educational content will focus on the latest equipment and system innovations and applications as well as on leading manufacturing and supply chain issues and trends.

Show Registration Fees
There is no cost to attend the show or educational sessions. Register free online at www.modexshow.com

Show Management Contact
MHI
8720 Red Oak Blvd., Suite 201
Charlotte, NC 28217-3992 USA
704-676-1190
CustomerService@MODEXShow.com

 
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