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Material Handling Trade Show - Modex

Updated on July 5, 2011

Modex 2012 - Solutions that move Supply Chains

Modex 2012 is a new trade show that will debut in February 2012 in Atlanta Georgia. It is expected to be one of the largest expositions for manufacturing,  distribution and supply chain solutions in North America in 2012.  Who will be attending this show?  Professionals from the manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain solutions.  There will be representatives from the United States, Canada, Mexico and others for a total of over 80 countries.

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Modex 2012 - Trade Show Information

Show sponser - The Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA)

Show Registration Fees - There is no cost to attand the show or educational sesions Contac the Show Management for more information -

Show Hours - Monday, February 6, 2012  10:00 am to 5:00 pm

                      Tuesday, February 7, 2012  10:00 am to 5:00 pm

                      Wednesday, February 8, 2012  10:00 am to 5:00 pm

                      Thursday, February 9, 2012  10:00 am to 3:00 pm

A markerGeorgia World Congress Center -
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA 30313, USA
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Modex 2012 Exhibitors

 There will be over 500 exhibitors representing the following areas -  

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
  • Carts and Trailers
  • Modular Drawer Storage
  • Sustainable Facility Solutions
  • Tool Handling
  • Shelving and Workstations


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

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

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

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, Designers, Distribution, Consultants
  • Reverse Logistics and Third Party Logistics


Modex 2012 Comments

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      Wendy Krick 7 years ago from Maryland

      Trade shows are tons of fun!

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      johnyater 7 years ago from Hamilton, Ohio

      Thanks Leanman, checking out the competion at a trade show makes you feel a little like James Bond, doesn't it?

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      Tony 7 years ago from At the Gemba

      I love having a jolly day out at a trade show! They are fine for finding out what is coming up in your industry and helping you to stay ahead of the competition. You have made this one very easy to find. Great hub..

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      johnyater 7 years ago from Hamilton, Ohio

      Dobson, thanks. I like to see what the new technological break throughs are. Seeing others innovative solutions often help me to get my creative juices flowing.

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      Dobson 7 years ago from Virginia

      I worked in a catalog distribution center for ten years and attended some trade shows. There is a multitude of helpful information and knowledge stockpiled together at these shows which makes them defiitely worth the effort to attend!

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      johnyater 7 years ago from Hamilton, Ohio

      Smart Rookie, Thanks for stopping by and commenting.

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      Smart Rookie 7 years ago

      This is great information on the Modex material handling trade show - concise and well designed.