East Penn named Most Valuable Supplier

Lead battery and accessory maker East Penn was given the Most Valuable Supplier award from the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association on February 1, for the third consecutive year.

MHEDA says the award recognizes companies that have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their dealer network, their employees and their community.

The areas in which entrants had to demonstrate a commitment were industry advocacy, distributor advocacy, business networking, continuing education and business best practices.

MHEDA is a US trade association based in Chicago that aims to improve the proficiency of independent material handling distributors. It represents up to 650 firms.