Upcoming Events


Date: March 23-26, 2015

Location: McCormick Place South

Admission Fee: Free

Booths: Associated #3862, Peach State #3864, Raymond #3219

Registration: Click HERE to register



ProMat 2015, held March 23-26, 2015 at Chicago’s McCormick Place South, is the largest expo for manufacturing and supply chain professionals in North America.

ProMat provides attendees access to the latest material handling and logistics equipment and technologies. You can register to attend for free by completing a brief online form.


Over 800 exhibitors from industry, commerce and government will display their supply chain solutions and innovations on the 300,000 square foot show floor.

Material Handling Equipment and Systems: Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, Automatic Guided Vehicle Systems, Alternative Fuel Systems, Casters/Wheels/Tires, Hydraulic and Electrical Components and Controls, Robots, Personnel/Burden Carriers, Racks, Forklifts, Batteries, Flexible Manufacturing Systems, Unit Handling Systems, Conveyors and Sortation Equipment, Ergonomic and Safety Equipment, Scissor Lifts, Order Picking, Carousels, Modular Drawer Storage, Sustainable Facility Solutions, Tool Handling, Shelving and Workstations.

Packaging, Containers, and Shipping Equipment: Box and Carton Makers, Packaging Machinery, Wrapping, Inspection of Products by Weight or Scanning, Pallets, Wire Baskets, Plastic and Metal Containers, Palletizing Equipment.





Associated University Presents: Do You Know How Much Your Lift Truck Fleet is Really Costing You?

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT

This presentation will provide a guide to identifying cost drivers in your lift truck fleet and how to apply data that will help you to reduce overall operating expenses associated with the fleet. If this is done correctly, companies can effectively reduce down time and maintenance costs. This information can also extend product life cycle, and decrease capital expenditures.

This webinar will provide you with additional insight into industry metrics, including:

From the real world perspective of an experienced industry expert you will gain insight into the latest fleet management trends that can significantly impact your bottom line.

If you would like to learn more about how to identify cost drivers in your lift truck fleet, then join us for this educational webinar.

Click HERE for more information and to register.


Loyola Supply Chain Event

Thursday, June 4, 2015, Time TBD

Associated is excited to announce that we will be hosting Loyola's 2nd Annual Supply Chain Leadership Conference!  This one-of-a-kind, full day, live event will bring together supply chain experts and professionals from a wide array of backgrounds and industries to discuss today's hot supply chain topics.  With a board array of educational sessions, product demonstrations, solution applications and peer-to-peer networking opportunities this is a can't miss event for every supply chain leader. 

More details to come soon.

Click HERE to register.