Why Exhibit?

Face-2-Face is the Most Cost Effective Way
to Develop New Customers

Southwest Design-2-Part Show

Grapevine (Dallas), TX • February 26 & 27, 2020

Gaylord Texan Convention Center
Wednesday 9:30 – 3:30 • Thursday 9:30 – 3:00

About the Show:

  • Get immediate business—54% of last year’s visitors were looking to purchase within 6 months.
  • The only tradeshow in the region to exclusively feature exhibitors who specialize in design & contract manufacturing.
  • Hosted at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, this state-of-the-art facility has many business amenities and plenty of free on-site parking for attendees and exhibitors.
  • No union fees or extra drayage costs.

 

The Region at a Glance:

  • Texas is currently home to 21,385 manufacturing companies employing 1,241,379 workers. (Manufacturers’ News Inc.)
  • In 2019, for the 15th consecutive year, Texas was named “Best State for Business.” (Chief Executive Magazine)
  • In the 2018 “Most Competitive (U.S.) Cities” report, the Dallas-Fort Worth area ranked number one in Aerospace, four in Machinery, and three in Automotive. (Site Selection)
  • The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex holds about 43% of the state’s high-tech workers. (Greater Dallas Chamber of Commerce)
  • The “Telecom Corridor” is a technology business center in nearby Richardson, TX with more than 5,700 companies, including 600 technology companies. (Wikipedia)

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Promotional Radius to Include:
Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana
Exclusive Promotion…
The only tradeshow in the region to exclusively feature exhibitors who specialize in design and contract manufacturing services

Easy Access to the Show…
Convenient alternative to downtown Dallas and Fort Worth with easy access from I-121, I-635 and I35W. Click here to view a map of the area.

Partial List of
Regional Attendees

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
ALCON
ALPINE ITW
AMERICAN LEATHER
AMERICAN STANDARD
AMPHENOL FIBER SYS INTL
ARRICK ROBOTICS
BAKER HUGHES
BELL HELICOPTER TEXTRON
CHATSWORTH PRODUCTS
CISCO SYSTEMS
COMMSCOPE
CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SYS
CORNING OPTICAL
DELPHI
DELTA
EATON AEROSPACE
ELBIT SYSTEMS OF AMERICA
EMERSON
FIRST COMPANY
FUJITSU
GARRETT ELECTRONICS
GENERAL DYNAMICS
GENERAL MOTORS
H&K INTERNATIONAL
HALLIBURTON
HARMAN
KLEIN TOOLS
KONE ELEVATORS
KUBOTA TRACTOR CORP
L3 COMM
LAERDAL MEDICAL
LENNOX INTERNATIONAL
LOCKHEED MARTIN
LUMINATOR
MARLOW INDUSTRIES
MAXIM INTEGRATED
MCR OIL TOOLS
MEDTRONIC
NOKIA
OIL STATES INDUSTRIES
OPTEX SYSTEMS
PACKLESS INDUSTRIES
PANASONIC
PETERBILT MOTORS
QUEST MEDICAL
RAYTHEON
ROCHESTER GAUGES
SAFRAN
SANDEN INTERNATIONAL USA
SHERWIN WILLIAMS CO
SIEMENS
SIKORSKY AIRCRAFT CORP
STANDARD MOTOR PRODUCTS
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS
THYSSENKRUPP ELEVATOR
TRIUMPH AEROSTRUCTURES
WATCHGUARD INC
WHITMORE
ZODIAC AEROSPACE

Proven Results...

% Based on 2019 Grapevine Show

Attendee Profile
(Engineering, Purchasing, Corp. Mgmt.)
Final Decision31.7%
Significant Influence29.1%
Recommend Vendors20.1%
81% Involved in the Decision to Outsource

Regional Attendance
Grapevine, TX 2019 1,487
Grapevine, TX 2018 1,229
Grapevine, TX 20171,175
Grapevine, TX 20161,104

Top Industries Represented
Aerospace/Aviation17.9%
Electronics
Electronics Mfg., Computers/Subsystems,
Instrumentation & Controls
11.7%
Automotive6.3%
Machinery6.0%
Medical5.7%
Energy/Utilities5.6%
Transportation Equipment4.3%
Telecommunications3.8%
Government/Defense 3.4%