MODEX 2018 - supply chain, manufacturing, distribution trade show
Georgia World Congress Center
  Atlanta, GA | April 9-12, 2018
  • MODEX the leading trade show for supply chain, manufacturing and distribution industries

Free Promotions

What's the best way to let people know you'll be bringing your best productivity solutions to MODEX 2018? Tell them. Tell them. And tell them again--via direct mail, email, your website, our website and your advertising. Free promotions like these are highly effective and raise your trade show ROI.

Online Listing

Free Standard Online Listing

Every exhibitor receives one free online listing on that includes:

  • Company name
  • Address
  • Phone/fax numbers
  • Hotlink e-mail and URL listing
  • 150 word exhibit description

Your listing is then included in the official MODEX app available to all attendees.

Submit Online
(Note: you will be asked to login with your MHI credentials.

Deadline to submit is February 15, 2018.

Upgrade to a Showcase Listing

Stand out from the crowd and increase pageviews by up to 78%.

Once you submit your basic listing information, we offer several options to enhance your listing by including your company logo, product photos, website and email links. Click here to learn more.

Direct Mail & HTML Email

Gain maximum exposure for your company with the power of direct marketing.

Focused mailings can generate a 20% response compared to a 2% mass mailing response.

Questions, contact Alex Batty at 704-676-1190 or email Alex Batty.


Order Form

The MODEX 2018 postcard is designed as a self-mailer. You won’t need an envelope, just a mailing label and a postage stamp or meter mark. However, MHI also offers free 6"x9" MODEX 2018 envelopes to exhibitors. They’re ideal if you want to personalize your mailing with a cover letter, flyer or promotional item. These mailers are pre-printed and are not customized.


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Personalize the e-mail with your company logo, booth number and a link to your website. You will also receive, via e-mail, all leads from anyone who registers for MODEX 2018 through your e-mail invitation.

Partner with Us

Partner with MHI to promote your participation in MODEX 2018 to your customers and prospects.



  • Pre-show postal mailing list sent directly to mailing house for a one-time direct mailing of an approved mailer (restrictions apply) through exhibitor mailing house or MHI designated mailing house**


  • Post-show attendee postal mailing list sent directly to mailing house for a one-time direct mailing of an approved mailer through exhibitor mailing house or MHI designated mailing house**
  • Two complimentary email blasts to all or a selection of the MODEX post-show attendee list. MHI will conduct the email blast on the exhibitor's behalf.


You must fulfill ALL of the following requirements by February 27, 2018:

  1. Fill Out & Return Forms
    Sign and return a completed copy of all Partnership Program Forms.

  2. Meet Ad Requirement (select one)
    Fulfill one of the below options to meet requirements for participation.

    • Option A
      Copies of at least one pre-show advertisement (print or online*) that includes the MODEX 2018 logo in an MHI approved trade publication, including MHI Solutions magazine.

    • Option B
      Purchase $500 or more in MODEX 2018 advertising - OR - sponsorships.

    • Option C
      Sponsor an on-floor theater seminar (Contact Delana Hopkins for more information)

  3. Meet Direct Marketing Requirement (select one)

    • Option A
      Send a sample of at least one direct mailing sent to your customer/prospect database that includes the MODEX 2018 logo.

    • Option B
      E-mail to your customer/prospect database featuring the MODEX 2018 logo and link to

* Online ads must appear on websites outside of your own company's.
** Additional fees (from mailing house) apply to execute direct mailings.

Questions, contact Andrea Miller or 704-676-1190.

The MODEX 2018 Partnership Program is the ONLY way to access the pre-show postal mailing list.

The Program does NOT include pre-show emails to the attendee database.

If exhibitors select the MHI designated mailing house, they are responsbile for all associated printing and mailing costs.

Place a programmed MODEX 2018 logo on your company's website with a link to online attendee registration. When a visitor on your website clicks through this logo link and registers, that visitor's contact information is emailed to you within 24 hours.

Get MODEX Logo
(Note: you will be asked to login with your MHI credentials)

Follow the instructions to place the MODEX 2018 logo on your website.

Questions, contact MHI at 704-676-1190 or email Joey Holt.

LeadLink Options

1 Minute 2 Connect

If you only had one minute to connect with MODEX attendees what would you say? How would you get them to your booth? Now is your chance to tell attendees your story using the power of video. Create a one minute video to tell attendees why your company should be on their show agenda. Be informative, be engaging, be brilliant, but most importantly be persuasive and get them to your booth.

Top three videos with the most votes as of 4pm (EDT) on March 20, 2018 will win. The three winners will have their video posted on the home page and receive a $100 gift certificate. Winners will be notified March 21, 2018.

You can submit your video up to one week before the show, however it is recommend to submit early to gather as many votes as you can.

Get Started

  1. Complete your video, one minute or less
  2. Complete the submission form

Disclaimer: MHI reserves the right to refuse to display any videos we deem inappropriate. No offers of over $100 in value are allowed.

Submit Entry
(Note: you will be asked to login with your MHI credentials)

MHI Innovation Award

MODEX 2018 welcomes submissions for the MHI Innovation Award competition. The MHI Innovation Award serves to educate and provide valuable insights on the latest manufacturing and supply chain innovative products and services to MODEX attendees.

Winners will be announced by MHI CEO George Prest during Industry Night at MODEX 2018. All participants and finalists will be published on and recognized in an editorial feature in the MHI Solutions magazine. You must be a MODEX 2018 exhibiting company to be eligible.

3 Award Categories

  • Best New Innovation
  • Best IT Innovation
  • Best Innovation of an Existing Product

Definition of Innovation

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, customer satisfaction, etc.

How to Enter

  1. Complete MHI Innovation Award submission form.
  2. Include one high resolution (300 dpi) color photo of innovation and if available, a short video demonstration.
  3. Finalists** must participate in a 10-minute on-site demonstration on the show floor. Demonstrations will be scheduled to take place between 8:00am and 12:00pm on the first day of the show.

Judging Criteria

  • Quantifiable and sustainable results in cost savings, revenue generation, and customer satisfaction
  • Level of significance to the specific manufacturing or supply chain challenge
  • The impact on the organization's overall supply chain
  • Relevance to today's manufacturing and supply chain professional (MODEX attendee)
  • The creativity of the product or service

Download Past Winners

Download a list of the past award winners. Click here to download.

Questions, contact Greg Baer or 704-676-1190.

Submit EntryDeadline to submit is January 12, 2018.
(Note: you will be asked to login with your MHI credentials)

Note: **Finalists will be notified by March 1, 2018 of their participation in the demonstration portion. Finalists must commit to having two representatives in their MODEX booth on the morning of April 9, 2018 to participate in their final evaluation by the judging committee.**

Career Forum

Post a job to the MODEX 2018 career forum. visitors can search through available positions by location, job function, salary, and keywords, and then schedule follow up meetings at the show.

Submit Job
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Media Downloads

Feel free to download the following files to add to your own marketing materials to support your participation in MODEX 2018.



Questions, contact Carol Miller or 704-676-1190.