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Over 600 distributor and manufacturer companies worldwide utilize MHEDA's resources to keep their business competitive and employees connected. We invite you to join this professional network.



May 4-8, 2019, Phoenix, AZ

When you attend a MHEDA Convention, you will gather with hundreds of industry professionals under one roof for outstanding high quality education and have endless networking opportunities.



Professional Development

MHEDA provides learning opportunities taught by professionals who understand your material handling business challenges. Programs are available online/on-demand or in a live conference setting.



Economic Forecast Advisory

MHEDA has partnered with ITR Economics on a new economic report that features material handling industry specific data. This detailed quarterly report is available only to active MHEDA members.


  • New & Improved LMS Now Available

    Looking for affordable employee training? MHEDA has revamped our LMS (Learning Management System) with a more user-friendly platform. Choose from nine career tracks on a variety of business skills modules. Prices range from $20 to $399. Learn More

  • FREE On-Boarding Template

    A fully customizable on-boarding template, a $2,500 value, is now available to MHEDA members at no charge. This template can be used to assist in efforts to hire, train and maintain the best workforce possible! Learn more.

  • Cyber Security Tips

    John Sileo, cyber security expert, has produced a series of actionable videos about the tools you need to stop identity theft, cyber crime and the digital invasion of your privacy. Watch the videos.

Upcoming Events

  • DiSC Survey

    MHEDA’s 2019 DiSC Report is a distributor financial benchmarking study that annually provides key insights into exactly how the “high-profit firms” generate better profit numbers. It focuses intently on the three profit drivers: growth, gross margin and expenses. More details will be posted as they become available.

  • University of Innovative Distribution (UID)

    Registration for the 2019 UID program is now open. The University of Innovative Distribution (UID) has been a renowned educational program focused on the needs of the wholesale-distribution industry. At the conclusion of the program, attendees will receive an official Letter of Completion issued by the Purdue University awarding 30 hours for satisfactory completion.

  • ProMat Hosted by MHI

    ProMat 2019, sponsored by MHI, will be held at Chicago’s McCormick Place. It is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North and South America. It provides attendees with the latest material handling and logistics equipment and technologies and offers over 130 Education sessions. Visit MHEDA in Booth 52938.