Hannibal and Metalsistem gearing up for MODEX 2014

MODEX is Coming. Hannibal Will Be There.

Next week, Hannibal Industries and Metalsistem will be attending one of the biggest supply chain events of the year. That’s right, it’s time once again for the MODEXShow.

From March 17 through 20, the who’s who of the supply chain industry will converge upon the World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia, to show off their latest and greatest products, as well as participate in seminars, forums and dozens of other events.


If you are one of the millions of people who work in the supply chain industry, attending this show can be a beneficial way to streamline your business. More than 800 vendors will be exhibiting, from industry, commerce, government and everyone will be proudly showing off itsnew products for 2014.

There’s a lot of buzz this year on the 180,000 square foot show floor, and a lot of people are talking about Italy’s Metalsistem. In an established industry, it’s rare to see a brand that is boldly designing new products and spending the time and money to reinvent the wheel; but Metalsistem is a brand with a reputation for innovation. Two of Metalsistem’s key shelving units – Super 1-2-3 and Unirack – have made significant waves in the industry’s past, so it’s exciting to see what they have up its sleeve for 2014.

Of course, Hannibal Industries will be there, as always. This year we are proud to sponsor a key seminar. Engineer and TubeRack inventor, Andrew Kirby will explain how new groundbreaking developments in rack allow for greater flexibility when encountering seismic activity, and how innovations in the materials handling industry allow for lower freight costs and reduced time-to-market for the consumer. Don’t miss this event:

  • How Innovation in Rack Design Helps Lower Cost and Deliver Stronger, Longer-Lasting Material Handling Solutions
    Tuesday, March 18, 10:30 AM, Theater C

In addition, there are several other seminars offered, that can help you reshape and rethink your business. Some of the more highly anticipated on-floor seminars include:

  • Speed is Today’s Game-Changer: How To Achieve Same-Hour Fulfillment in your DC
    Monday, March 17, 10:30 AM, Theater C
  • Hidden Costs to Consider When Evaluating Warehouse and DC Picking Automation
    Monday, March 17, 12:00 PM, Theater A
  • Industrial Work Platforms, Equipment Platforms, and Mezzanines
    Monday, March 17, 12:45 PM, Theater H

As you can see, the obvious themes for 2014’s MODEX Show are: Innovation, Design, and Efficiency – three elements that are key to Hannibal’s product line.

So whether you’re attending with the specific goal of streamlining your business, or you just want to be inspired and know how you can make your warehouse flow more smoothly, Hannibal at booth #6740 is one you shouldn’t miss.

See you there!

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Welcome to the Future of Storage Solutions

Storage Solutions you can count on

Hello! And welcome to the Hannibal Shelving blog.

Due to requests from our loyal customers, we have decided to create this blog, to use as a forum for answering questions and providing insights and information about storage solutions, the shelving industry, and our products in particular.

But first – a little about our brand:

Who we are

We’re a company with 15 years of satisfied customers that range from Fortune 500 corporations to individual homeowners. We offer a diverse catalog of storage solutions and accessories to address any and all storage needs.

We are also a proud partner of Metalsistem: Europe’s premier shelving provider. Their sleek and innovative designs are second-to-none.

What we do

In a nutshell, we provide solutions. Storage solutions. Shelving solutions. Business and personal solutions. If you have stuff, and you need a place to put it, you’re in the right place.

If you’re a retailer, and you want your sales floor to dazzle, we have displays and accessories to help draw in the foot traffic.

If you need storage solutions for your commercial warehouse, we offer some of the most durable designs made from superior quality metals. Whether you’re big or small, we have a multi-tiered solution for you (literally – just check out our mezzanines!)

And if you need storage solutions for your home, we have easy-to-install, completely customizable units you can use to reclaim your attic, garage, basement, or closet!

What you need

Hannibal’s vast array of shelving can solve any storage dilemma. Our Super 1-2-3 is a fully adjustable system made of high-tensile steel. Perfect for any light- to medium-duty storage.

Unirack is another popular style that is as adaptable as it is easy to assemble. Whether your needs are standard or two-tier, Unirack is ideal for all light-duty storage needs.

And that’s not all – Hannibal Shelving also offers a wide variety of accessories, so you can customize your project to your unique needs. From bins to drawers to modular cabinets, we can accommodate any merchandise you need to store.

Whether your goal is managing inventory, growing your business, or cleaning house  – if you’ve got stuff, we’ve got solutions.


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