Standish, MI -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/17/2014 -- Magline was named a finalist in the MHI Innovation Award and winners will be announced at MODEX 2014 this week in Atlanta. Greg Ecker, President of Magline, was one of the award-winning honorees of “Pros to Know” in Supply and Demand Chain Executive magazine. Honoring the supply chain’s best and brightest, includes professionals proactively working to improve their business’s functions in a number of categories—including manufacturing and production output, procurement, logistics, risk mitigation strategies, sourcing, financial operations, packaging and distribution, transportation. Ecker will be at the Magline Booth #2531 during MODEX this week (March 17 – 20) to share more about the innovative products.
Ecker commented, "Being recognized as a “Pros to Know” is such a great and unexpected honor. It is a testament to how the Magliner Brand is creating a competitive advantage and delivering value to our customers supply chain bottom line.”
The Pros to Know Awards recognize supply chain executives and manufacturing and non-manufacturing enterprises who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies’ supply chains for the significant challenges of today’s business climate. This year’s list includes the 2014 Provider Pros to Know—individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who have helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges—and Practitioner Pros, who do the same within their own companies.
Magline, Inc. (http://www.magliner.com) manufactures a complete line of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions under the Magliner brand. Recently named one of the Great Supply Chain Projects of 2013 according to Supply & Demand Chain Executive, Magliner solutions are used in the beer, soft drink, food service, parcel delivery, home healthcare, and other distribution industries. Magline also offers implementation consulting and solutions for reducing service times and eliminating waste during deliveries. Magline, the manufacturer of the innovative CooLift Delivery System, allows distributors to deliver more product in less time, combining an easily maneuverable and high capacity hydraulic lifting truck with integrated plastic “half” pallets for improved safety and efficiency. Founded in 1947, Magline continues to lead the industry in manufacturing hand trucks. The innovative designs of two-wheel hand trucks, convertible hand trucks, bulk delivery trucks, special application trucks, and ramps are durable and enhance workplace safety. Follow Magline on Twitter at @MaglineInc.