First Annual New England Material Handling, Packaging And Lean Expo (NEMEX) to Feature Interactive Trade Show, Lunch, Speakers, Networking, Activities, Raffles

First Annual New England Material Handling, Packaging And Lean Expo

TRADE EVENT ADVISORY: June 24, 2019, Farmington Conn.

Mike Begin, chair, New England Material Handling, Packaging and Lean Expo; Northeast Regional Sales Manager, Decade Custom Products, (413) 478-8241,

Free event will be held June 24 at the Tunxis Country Club, Farmington Conn.

Farmington, Conn., January 18, 2019 – Aerospace and industrial manufacturers across New England are invited to kick off summer by connecting with vendors, taking part in product demonstrations and enjoying an afternoon of complimentary food and activities during the region’s first free trade event focusing on materials handling, packaging and lean continuous improvement.

The New England Material Handling, Packaging and Lean Expo (NEMEX) will be held on Monday, June 24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Tunxis Country Club, 87 Town Farm Road, Farmington Conn., 06032.

Exhibits open and coffee will be served 9-11 a.m. A complimentary lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. From 2-5 p.m., attendees may take part in product demonstrations, hear guest speakers or enjoy free horseshoes, giant Jenga and Bocce Ball. Golfers who bring their clubs and obtain a voucher at the front desk will receive a free bucket of balls for the Tunxis driving range.

The event is free to representatives of New England manufacturers, distributors and vendors, college and university faculty and students interested in advanced manufacturing, material handling, packaging and lean disciplines. To register, visit or call 860-265-8482. Visit this spring for updates on the day’s activities.


To foster new connections, learning and growth among North American suppliers and the companies they serve in New England, nine companies with offices in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Canada have joined forces to create the first annual New England Material Handling, Packaging and Lean Expo: Decade Custom Products, a manufacturer of plastic bulk bins, reusable crates and reusable plastic pallets; Daniel Penn Associates, which offers lean continuous improvement, total preventive maintenance, 5S, warehousing and cost reduction consulting services; Hi-Tech Packaging, which offers packaging design and fabrication, logistics supplies and molded foam in place; Flexpipe, a producer of modular kitting carts, flow racks, WIP carts and workstations; Peralta Design, which offers logo design, website design, marketing and branding services; Mills Industries, a producer of plastic trays, totes, cartons, Coroplast materials, partitions and dunnage; NITCO, a manufacturer of worktables, ergonomic lifts, tilters, forklifts and racking and pallet jacks, and WRH Industries, which produces plastic hand totes, stack and nest trays and dollies and carts.


Speak Your Mind