UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., the trusted industry leader in providing innovative order picking solutions, has been chosen as a finalist for the New Jersey Manufacturing awards in the medium-sized Manufacturer of the Year category. The New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) and the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA), in conjunction with New Jersey Business magazine select the winners based on their innovative business strategies and leadership capabilities that bring value to clients and the industry as a whole.“With the US manufacturing industry supplying over $2.18 trillion to the US economy last year, UNEX Manufacturing is proud to contribute to this growing market and to be recognized as a finalist for this prestigious manufacturing business award,” said Brian C. Neuwirth, VP of Sales and Marketing at UNEX Manufacturing. “UNEX maximizes our customers’ investments with robust, quality solutions manufactured in our state-of-the-art plant in New Jersey.”UNEX Manufacturing designs, manufactures and installs innovative solutions for order picking, lineside storage and warehouse shelving that are cost-effective and reliable. UNEX solutions improve inventory control with easy access to parts/products, optimize storage and space in the warehouse and speed the order picking process to improve customer service.Category winners for the New Jersey Manufacturing Awards will be announced at the “Made in New Jersey” event on October 6th, 2017, at the Bridgewater Marriott. You can register here if you’d like to attend. This coincides with National Manufacturing Day, an annual celebration that brings together over 3000 organizations in the US, Canada and Mexico who meet to educate students, educators, business people, media and politicians about the manufacturing industry in order to improve the public’s perception of the market and to celebrate modern manufacturing.New Jersey Business magazine has partnered with the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program (NJMEP) to profile the award finalists in the October 2017 issue of New Jersey Business. NJMEP is a not-for-profit company that works with New Jersey’s small to mid-sized manufacturers to help them become more efficient, profitable and globally competitive.