AGM & Members’ Meeting Tuesday 26th April 09:45 – 12:15
AMHSA members came together for the Annual General Meeting and Members’ Meeting recently, held at Harborough Innovation Centre. Most importantly Duncan Pointon, Witron was elected as Vice President of the association.
These events offered a great opportunity, following a period of disruption, to once again network with colleagues and members and re-acquaint or catch up with faces from around the industry.
AMHSA Members’ IMHX Exhibitor Workshop Tuesday 26th April
Rob Fisher, Director, Informa Markets presented a tailor made session for AMHSA members exhibiting at this years IMHX. The purpose of this feature was to enable exhibitors’ to meet with exhibition organisers and and understand key objectives of the show in order to help exploit opportunities and achieve maximum benefit from the experience and for their stand space.
AMHSA Member Demonstration Suite Site Visit – IPL Global
Following on with our series of AMHSA Member Demonstration Suite and Site visits we recently enjoyed a visit to IPL Group to understand the world of Returnable Transit Packaging. Understanding the intricacies, developments and relationships with other automated material handling systems component parts helped delegates to gain an holistic appreciation of the whole automated supply chain and the extent of some of AMHSA’s members offerings in the market place.
Attendees heard from some of the leading compaines in their fields of expertise and learned how, through development and design partnerships, have helped drive and successfully deliver key objectives helping to deliver greener credentials and financial efficiencies.
Guest speakers from IPL Global, were joined by AMHSA Members – Knapp, Gebhardt, Big Box and Vitron who presented a joined-up view of how automated material handling systems have and continue to be the most desirable assets to maintaining business goals and delivering customers satisfaction through automated supply chains.
A tour of the production facility rounded off the presentations and visitors were impressed by the scale of the facility.
AMHSA Automated Material Handling Training Session
Our most recent event took place at our partners, Toyota UK’s Apprenticeship Development Centre in Burnaston, Derbyshire on Tuesday 21st June 2022.
The session wwas a guide about everything you always wanted to know about Automated Material Handling (AMH) but were always to shy to ask. This event broadened awareness and understanding for product specialists and ed and enhanced product and service awareness, for those wishing for a more holistic understanding and knowledge of the industry. The event widened comprehension and understanding of the wider turn key solutions for customers.
As well as offering networking opportunities, delegates enjoyed meeting an AMHSA Member Company Apprentice and the tour of the Apprenticeship Development Centre.
In addition, we the very rare opportunity of touring the motor assembly hall. This “money can’t buy” opportunity was enjoyed by all delegates.
A great success and on to our next event – AMHSA Sporting Challenge Charity Golf Day 2022!