Minneapolis, MN – AK Material Handling Systems of Maple Grove, MN has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Status for 2014 in a program from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association). To be among the less than 5% of the association’s membership earning the award, AK Material Handling Systems successfully demonstrated a commitment to business excellence, professionalism and good stewardship.
This is the third consecutive year that AK Material Handling Systems has been awarded MVP status. To qualify, the company was required to provide evidence of their commitment to their partners in business including their customers, employees and suppliers. They must satisfy criteria in the following important areas:
- Industry Relations
- Customer Relations
- Peer-to-Peer Networking
- Training for Employees
- Business Best Practices
The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) is the only national trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of the independent material handling distributor. MHEDA represents close to 650 companies in the material handling equipment business. Located in suburban Chicago, the association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking, and best practices. For more information, visit www.mheda.org.