MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for 2018

    SpaceGuard Products has earned the prestigious MVS (Most Valuable Supplier) Award for 2018. The MVS Award is granted by the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association), to less than 5% of the Association’s member companies.  This is the second year that SpaceGuard Products has earned the MVS Award. This industry Award recognizes companies who have demonstrated an exemplary commitment to their dealer network, their employees, and their community.

    Qualification for MVS Award

    SpaceGuard Products was required to meet a series of criteria in a number of areas important to the distributor companies who do business with them.  In addition to confirming an on-going commitment to safety and documenting a program that “gives back,” MVS Award winners have demonstrated an overall commitment to business excellence by documenting programs in the following areas:

    • Industry Advocacy
    • Distributor Advocacy
    • Business Networking
    • Continuing Education
    • Business Best Practices

    “On more than one occasion SpaceGuard has responded to my unusual/non-standard application requests. Their customer service group goes to great lengths to provide information that I need to secure orders that are out of the standard offerings. On many occasions, I have received calls from production managers and engineers with product solutions for our clients. SpaceGuard employees are encouraged to think outside the box and provide the extra service that I value.”  —Kenneth L. Booe, Eastern Lift Truck, Sales Manager / Systems Specialist / Southern Region

    About SpaceGuard Products

    SpaceGuard Products is a leading manufacturer of wire mesh partitions and area guarding products including wire mesh storage lockers, rack safety panels, aisle guarding and mezzanine rail guarding. With over a 100 years of product experience, SpaceGuard Products is the most experienced wire company in the market today. All of SpaceGuard products/brands are proudly manufactured in Seymour, Indiana along with all the raw materials purchased locally. We are committed to providing excellent products and service to our dealers and customers. For more information, visit

    “As a member company of MHEDA, we are thankful for being awarded the prestigious MVS Award 2018 for the 2nd year. It’s an honor to be recognized as an Industry Leader. We are committed to business excellence by providing our dealers and customers with products and services in a highly professional and courteous manner. Again, thank you to MHEDA and to our dealers who’ve made it possible for us to display this award as a highly marked achievement.”—Eddie Murphy, President, SpaceGuard Products

    About MHEDA

    The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA) is the only national trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of the independent material handling distributor.  MHEDA represents close 650 companies in the material handling equipment business.  Located in suburban Chicago, the association provides services to companies seeking to improve their business through education, networking, benchmarking and best practices.  For more information, visit

    “MHEDA’s MVS Award winners represent a commitment to excellence in managing their business and in providing outstanding support to the distributor,” said Buddy Smith, MHEDA’s 2017 Chairman of the Board and CEO of CMH Services in Columbia, SC.  “MHEDA is proud of all the MVS winners.”

    MHEDA 2018 MVS Awarded to SpaceGuard Products [Press Release]

    News Release

    July, 2015

    For Immediate Release25 year Anniversary


    SpaceGuard Products (Seymour, IN), a leading manufacturer of wire mesh caging and secure storage enclosures, is proud to announce that July 2015 marks its first quarter-century in business. Going “Beyond the Products,” SpaceGuard is a growing second-generation family business located in southern Indiana.

    To celebrate this milestone, a new logo and website ( was created for their flagship product line, FordLogan woven wire. In commemoration, SpaceGuard also unveiled a new Mission Statement:

    To create superior safety solutions and secured storage enclosures, ensuring value with exceptional customer support before, during, and after a sale.

    Over the course of the past 25 years, SpaceGuard has expanded its steel product offerings to include welded wire and expanded metal cages, robotic enclosures, military, and tenant storage lockers, pallet rack guarding, and industrial guard rail. Since opening its doors, SpaceGuard has played a vital part in keeping people, products, and equipment safe and secure. As a trusted source of guarding and storage solutions, their products can be found in national bank chains, postal sorting facilities, hotels, casinos, data centers, military bases, manufacturing facilities, distribution centers, schools, law enforcement buildings, national retailers, and even in many of your favorite restaurants.

    Whether securing a restaurant’s bar supplies or creating a 30’ tall highly customized enclosure that meets DEA specifications, SpaceGuard has been providing solutions through its network of distributors from Guam to Puerto Rico…and everywhere in between.

    “SpaceGuard, much like the material handling industry, has drastically changed over the past 25 years and I am proud of where we’re from and where we’re headed. As many manufacturers shift their focus on how to cheapen their brands, we have stood our ground and focused on producing high-quality products backed by unrivaled customer support,” said Eddie Murphy, SpaceGuard President. “We are excited about the culture that exists at SpaceGuard and we’re invested in continued growth.”

    In its last 25 years, SpaceGuard Products has successfully traversed over 40 thousand projects! Vice President of Operations and 25-year team member, Hauris Lewis, expressed, “To be a successful U.S. manufacturer despite continued domestic and foreign competition says a ton about the products and people we have. Thank you to all of our loyal dealers and customers for the 25 years of support.”

    To learn more about SpaceGuard Products and to experience the difference for yourself, please visit:



    Amy Cunningham, Marketing Manager
    (800) 841-0680