MHI Announces 2022 Innovation Award Finalists

MHI just released the list of finalists for the 2022 MHI Innovation Award. After receiving 121 submissions for this year’s awards, five independent judges comprised of professionals from the material handling and supply chain industry completed the initial review process. Four finalists were chosen as the most innovative products in each category - Best New Innovation; Best Innovation of an Existing Product; and Best IT Innovation based on concept, value, and impact. 
Best New Product Finalists:
Beckhoff Automation for XPlanar
Boston Dynamics for Stretch
Exotec for The Skypod System
Phantom Auto for Remote Operation Platform Logistics
Best Innovation of an Existing Product Finalists:
Ancra Systems B.V. for Skateloader System
AutoStore for Grocery Micro Fulfillment Center (MFC) Solution
ProGlove for MARK Display  
Rufus Labs, Inc. for Rufus WorkHero: Superhuman Platform for Supply
Best IT Innovation Finalists:
SVT Robotics for The SOFTBOT® Platform, from SVT Robotics
Systems Loading Dock Equipment for myQ Dock Management
Veryable, Inc. for On-Demand Labor Marketplace
Yard Management Solutions for Yard Management Solutions
The MHI Innovation Award serves to educate and provide valuable insights on the latest manufacturing and supply chain products and services to MODEX attendees.  MODEX 2022 exhibitors were called to submit a new product, product line, technology or service or new application of existing products or technology that create quantifiable and sustainable results in terms of ROI, cost savings and customer satisfaction. 
On Monday, March 28, 2022, finalists will present their unique solutions to a panel of judges on the show floor at MODEX 2022. The winners in each category will be announced at MODEX 2022 on March 30th during MHI Industry Night with Preacher Lawson. MHI would like to thank the five judges for graciously volunteering their time as Innovation Award judges.
To see more information and learn more about all of the 2022 MHI Innovation Award submissions, visit today. 
About MHI
MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third-party logistics providers. MHI offers education, standards development, networking and solution sourcing for their members, their customers, and the industry through programming and events. The association sponsors the ProMat and MODEX exhibitions which showcase the products and services of its member companies and educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals. The Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) is professional organization focused on logistics management and its role in the supply chain, and it is a division of MHI.
MODEX 2022 will be held March 28-31 in Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. Over 850 exhibitors will showcase their solutions on MODEX’s show floor totaling over 407,000 square feet of manufacturing and supply chain solutions. MODEX exhibits will represent all segments of the material handling and supply chain logistics industry, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems. MODEX 2022 will also feature a comprehensive educational conference including keynotes and show floor educational seminars led by industry experts and leading authorities. 
For more information on exhibiting or attending MODEX, visit   
Contact: For more information on the MHI Innovation Awards or MODEX contact Greg Baer at 704-714-8725.

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