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September Forklift Dealership Management Conference

October Rental & Used Equipment Management Conference

Upcoming Webinars

September 15 - Effective B2B Marketing Using Today's Technology Webinar

Networking Summit

October 27 Regional Networking Summit, Charlotte, NC

2016 Benchmarking Reports

Purchase DiSC and Employee Compensation Results

2016 MHEDA Calendar

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

MHEDA Women in Industry

Be a part of MHEDA's Women in Industry Initiative. Learn More...

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

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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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2017 Booth Reservations Begin Soon

The booth reservation process for 2017 will begin on Tuesday, September 13, 2016. Complete the Booth Request Form and you'll personally be called to compete your selection. This process will help you save time and have a better booth reservation experience. Floor plan available soon.

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Forklift Dealership Management Conference
September 21-22, 2016
Crown Plaza Chicago O'Hare


Rental & Used Equipment Management Conference
October 20, 2016
Crown Plaza Chicago O'Hare

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Experience two modern conferences designed with interactive learning, member presentations and actionable take-aways helping you prepare for the challenges and opportunities ahead.

Regional Networking Summit

You're invited to attend a one-day networking and learning event on Thursday, October 27 at Hyster-Yale Group Experience Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. This is a unique opportunity to network with others who live and work in the same area of the country.

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Member Notice:

MHEDA is aware that a non-member company is contacting the membership to solicit sales of what he is saying is the MHEDA membership list. They are not members and in no way affiliated with MHEDA.  Our attorney has contacted them to cease and desist his marketing of the MHEDA membership list as he is infringing on the MHEDA name and trademark as well as falsely representing himself and his ability to provide the MHEDA membership list for sale.

Please contact MHEDA any time you are contacted by a third party and are unsure of their affiliation with us. For a list of partner programs, please click here.


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