Material handling equipment and safety products manufacturer Wildeck, Inc. (Waukesha, WI) earned the prestigious MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for 2018 from MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association), the only national trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of the independent material handling distributor. MHEDA represents nearly 650 companies in the material handling equipment business and is located in suburban Chicago. The association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking and best practices.
This award recognizes companies who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their dealer network, their employees and their community. To qualify for the MVS Award, Wildeck was required to meet a series of criteria in a number of areas important to their distributor companies. In addition to confirming an on-going commitment to safety, MVS Award winners must also demonstrate an overall commitment to business excellence by documenting programs in the following areas:
- Industry Advocacy
- Distributor Advocacy
- Business Networking
- Continuing Education
- Business Best Practices
“It is with great pride that we have received this award,” stated Greg Larson, the president of Wildeck. “We are grateful to work with our dedicated dealer partners, systems integrators, and end-users throughout the country. Our employee owners truly deserve this honor as they are committed to helping our customers’ projects run smoothly every day.”
“MHEDA members represent the best of our industry; and those who earn the MVS Award have documented that excellence and commitment to their dealers, community, employees and the material handling industry,” added Scott Lee, the MHEDA 2017 chairman of the board and president of Conveyor Solutions, Inc. (Schaumburg, IL). “We are very proud of our MVS Award winners.”
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