Jonesboro, AR -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/13/2017 -- Hytrol announced that the company will be a silver sponsor as well as exhibiting in booth #134 at the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Retail Supply Chain Conference at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. from Feb. 12-15, 2017. Hytrol is a proud member of RILA.
RILA's Retail Supply Chain Conference plays host to the Top 10 U.S. retailers and many top supply chain executives all under one roof. The Retail Supply Chain Conference is the must-attend event of the year for supply chain executives. Nine of the top 10 retail companies attend each year. The line-up of retail speakers is over 70 expert speakers and general session speakers from supply chain leaders from The Home Depot, Claire's, Hudson's Bay, Nike, Lowe's, Target, Walmart, and more.
As the largest conveyor manufacturer in North America and a leading provider of advanced material handling solutions, we are excited to exhibit at the Retail Supply Chain Conference and to have the opportunity to meet with retail and product manufacturer executives from across the globe. Our material handling industry experts will be on-site and available to meet with interested attendees. In attendance will be David Peacock, president, Chuck Waddle, vice president of business development; Mitch Smith, director of product management; and Boyce Bonham, chief engineer.
Smith explained Hytrol's participation at this year's conference is important for both the company and for the attendees.
"As consumers continue to expect faster delivery and improved service levels, Hytrol is working with retailers to develop new innovative solutions for the future," Smith said. "We have a technology center dedicated to developing new solutions, whether it be equipment, controls or software. Our newest focus factory utilizes robotic automation. With our other manufacturing capabilities, it allows us to ship more equipment every day and with the best lead times in the industry. We are in business to help retailers meet the needs of consumers today and in the future."
Hytrol (http://www.hytrol.com) designs and manufactures advanced conveyor systems, controls and solutions for customers with processing, manufacturing, warehousing and distribution needs. Established in 1947, Hytrol has demonstrated an unwavering dedication to understanding the unique material handling needs of businesses.
From traditional roller and gravity conveyors to the most advanced conveying system technologies such as 24-volt conveying solutions and logic-driven zero-pressure accumulation, we seek to create the most value possible for our customers.
We believe that these solutions are only as good as the people behind them. Hytrol works with a network of integration partners to implement solutions for customers across the globe. Our emphasis on the "Hytrol Family" mindset continues to make Hytrol a great place to work as well as a mainstay of the company's respected position within the material handling industry.
With 2017 marking the company's 70th year in business, we look forward to accomplishing many more milestones in this monumental year of our company's history. Hytrol is a proud member of MHI, CEMA (Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association), RILA (Retail Industry Leaders Association) and IABSC (International Association of Baggage System). Follow Hytrol on Twitter @Hytrol.