Press Release: SATO America Recognized as a Standout Exhibitor at MODEX 2018

Independent consulting firm, Competitive Edge, on behalf of MHI, selects SATO America as a “Standout Exhibit” during MODEX 2018.

Charlotte, NC, May 23, 2018 – We are honored to announce that SATO America was recognized as a "Standout Exhibit” at MODEX 2018 by MHI Material Handling Industry Association. SATO America received the award for Engaging & Informative Presentations / Demonstrations utilizing Interactive audiovisual and graphics to convey the exhibit’s key message; Smart Labeling Makes for Smart Business.

“We are honored, excited and humbled to receive this award. We wanted to focus on what innovations we can provide by creating a journey of the label as a major platform of information exchange throughout the supply chain,” stated Gary Krause, Senior Director of Marketing.

The booth introduced you to the Journey of a Label starting with the application the label to the outside of the box in the warehouse following the label throughout the supply chain. Each circular graphic reflected a various stage in the supply chain. The traceability of products is highlighted through the sequential movement of illuminated effects of the circular graphics.

SATO’s Thermal Printers and Print Engines where identified with icons to portray an efficient way in which each step of the supply chain you can utilize SATO vast array of printers. The printer exhibited ranged from the latest PW2NX 2-inch mobile printer, CLNX Series of industrial high-performance thermal printers to S84/86-series of print engines, the heart of any print and apply system.

Image of the SATO Modex Booth 2018

About MHI
MHI offers education, networking and solution sourcing for members, their customers and the industry as a whole through programming and events. The association sponsors trade events, such as ProMat and MODEX to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals on the productivity solutions provided through material handling and logistics. Visit to learn more.

About SATO
SATO (TOKYO:6287) strives to be the most trusted Auto-ID solution provider worldwide, bridging the last inch of the last mile for customers in manufacturing, logistics, retail, food & beverage and healthcare through cutting-edge tagging solutions. With a 5,000+ strong global workforce and 78 years of expertise, SATO engineers value-added solutions that boost accuracy, sustainability, labor and resource savings provide reassurance and enable emotional connections. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018, it reported revenues of JPY 113,383 million (USD 1.02 billion*). More information about SATO can be found at, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

*Conversion is based on an average exchange rate of 1 US Dollar = 110.85 Japanese Yen


For Media Inquiries:
Mia Massi
Marketing Manager
SATO America
Tel: 704-644-1650

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