When you exhibit at ProMat 2017 your trade show dollars are invested in programs that keep the material handling and logistics industry alive and growing. Only MHI members can exhibit at
ProMat 2017 (except for approved international pavilions). All exhibitors
must be MHI member eligible. MHI members receive significant discounts on ProMat exhibit rates.
are required to pay membership dues in the year they reserve booth space and the year in which the show takes place. By making its trade shows membership events, MHI creates a unique partnership with its exhibiting members that enhances the success of each event. Your investment works continuously to provide you with exclusive member benefits and supporting MHI programs including the following:
Exposure On MHI.org
A leading Web resource for manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain professionals around the world.
MHI.org attracts over 30,000 material handling & logistics buyers each month. The site serves as an
information center with the latest industry news and resources, including an on-line directory that lists member companies and the solutions they offer.
As an MHI member you gain exclusive access to members-only content and resources as
well as added exposure through your
MHI.org company microsite, press releases, RSS feeds and more.
MHI.org also links to the official ProMat 2017 website, ProMatShow.com.
MHI represents a valuable resource for members who want to research the industry and track trends.
Our programs identify components of the industry that help to refine and target your marketing efforts. Industry research is offered at special discounts to
members and all MHI members receive the quarterly
Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast at no cost.
An advantage of membership within MHI is the opportunity to join the ranks of specialized product-specific
These groups bring their members together as the leading experts in an individual field to promote their distinct industry and create specifications and
safety guidelines for equipment, systems or services.
MHI's on-line membership directory provides your company with a
microsite on MHI.org that includes your company logo, photos, product literature and multimedia,
company news, contact information, Web site links and product/service descriptions. This directory is accessed by buyers who are researching suppliers
and the solutions they offer. Your listing generates leads all year long and differentiates you as an industry leader to current and prospective customers.
The site averages 60,000 unique visitors each month.
Education, Standards And Training
MHI publishes an extensive collection of technical literature and standards, all available on
MHI.org. The Industry's educational and training programs include educational conferences that accompany
trade shows, as well as stand-alone seminars, programs and e-learning opportunities. MHI members enjoy educational
Networking And Planning
Another advantage of MHI membership is the opportunity to meet with
industry leaders and peers at MHI meetings. Members can further
extend their benefits of membership by joining product-specific
industry groups, extending the value of their industry involvement.
Valuable Industry Publications
As a member of MHI, you receive a complimentary subscription to
the industry's quarterly publication, MHI Solutions. You will also receive
MHI's monthly member e-newsletter which provides updates
on membership and industry news, trends and events. You
also have access to a wealth of member-only market research and
other resources via a member-only section of MHI.org.
MHI has sponsored trade events showcasing the products and services of its member companies for
over 60 years. MHI is an established, internationally recognized, nonprofit trade association for
material handling and logistics equipment manufacturers, consultants, systems integrators and simulators, publishers and third-party logistics providers.
MHI's knowledge, energy and experience - plus that of over 700 industry-leading companies -
are key to the future success of the material handling and logistics industry. Being an
MHI member and exhibiting at ProMat 2017 offers the best way to show your commitment and industry
leadership with your customers and colleagues.