What's New
What's New

MHEDA's NEW Women in Industry Initiative

2016 MHEDA Benchmarking Surveys and Reports

FREE Industry Benchmarking Reports.
Distributor Statistical Comparison

2016 MHEDA Calendar

See everything MHEDA has to offer in 2016. View Calendar Now

Upcoming Events

May 24-26 Sales Professional Training Camp featuring Don Buttrey

2016 Annual Convention & Exhibitors Showcase, National Harbor, Maryland

Critical Impact Factors

Share and discuss the 2016 and  2015 Critical Impact Factors with key managers to develop your own organizational goals and action steps. Learn More

MVS Supplier Award

Recognition Award Program for MHEDA Suppliers

MVP Distributor Award

Recognition Award Program for MHEDA Distributors

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Careers in Material Handling

The Material Handling industry offers thousands of rewarding careers and touches the lives of millions of people every day.
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Welcome to the Material Handling
Equipment Distributors Association

MHEDA is the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association. We are the premier trade association dedicated to serving the material handling business community. Over 600 distributor and manufacturer companies worldwide utilize MHEDA's resources to help their business stay competitive and employees stay connected. We invite you to be part of this professional network.

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2016 DiSC Survey

Participate in MHEDA's DiSC (Distributor Statistical Comparisons) Survey and receive financial information specific to your line of business that can be used as a guide in your future financial planning. There is no cost for any distributor member to participate and the results are always complimentary. Learn More

MHEDA's 61st Annual Convention
April 30-May 4, 2016
Gaylord National Resort in Maryland

This year's theme, "Passion with Purpose" will give you and your team the tools and inspiration you need to unleash your passion for personal and professional excellence! Learn More Now

Emerging Leaders Conference
July 28, 2016
Chicago, Illinois

Join MHEDA, MHI and your industry peers for a one-day learning and networking event designed for young leaders who work in the material handling industry.

Discover secret tech tools and web search techniques for improving relationships with customers, managing your personal brand and helping your office run smoothly.

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MHEDA's Women in Industry

Mission: To inspire and draw women to the material handling industry by offering resources and a network that foster professional success while furthering the mission of MHEDA.

Be Part of MHEDA’s New “Women in Industry” Initiative. Learn more.

NEW MHEDA Endorsed Service Partner

MHEDA is pleased to announce a new partnership with GrowthCorp Alliance that will save you time and money on all your back- office tasks. GrowthCorp Alliance developed a web-based HR software tool called EXTO which contains virtually every HR tool a small business owner needs to run their business efficiently including payroll processing and tax filing, plus a nationwide loyalty and perks program. Learn more

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