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Southern California Design-2-Part Show

Long Beach, CA • October 12 & 13, 2022

Long Beach Convention Center
Wednesday 9:30 – 3:00 • Thursday 9:30 – 3:00

Market at a Glance:

  • California has a manufacturing employment of 1,222,000 workers, the highest in the country.~ NAM
  • California ranked #1 in Aerospace Leaders and #1 in Biotechnology. ~ Business Facilities Magazine
  • California had $133.75 billion in manufactured goods exported in 2020. ~ NAM

Up-swing in Manufacturing post Coronavirus:

  • “As manufacturers emerge from the pandemic, the key once again centers on the spirit of innovation to help them thrive once more and to help the industry rebound. As one manufacturer recently stated in a Forbes article, ‘We’re looking at five years of innovation over the next 18 months.’” ~ Hartford Business
  • The latest Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization report from the Federal Reserve shows manufacturing production and output continued to recover in June. Industrial production rose 5.4% last month, following a slight gain in May of 1.4%. ~ Industry Week
  • “In June 2020, gains were mostly led by transportation equipment industry, followed by miscellaneous durable goods manufacturing; which shot up 25.5%. Plastics and rubber products also posted gains, adding 21,000 jobs, while machinery was closely behind at 17,000 new jobs. Furniture/textiles fared well adding 12,000 positions and fabricated metal products increased by 11,000 jobs.” ~ Industry Select
  • “Nearly 50% of North American tooling shops are quoting on programs historically produced in China and 34% of production shops are increasing North American sourcing.” ~ Mold Making Technology
  • According to the ISM, U.S. manufacturing activity shot up 9.5% in June to an expansionary level of 52.6% — the sharpest increase recorded since 1980. The ISM’s Production Index skyrocketed 24.1% in June – an increase not seen since August 1952. The index now sits in expansion, measuring 57.3%. ~ IndustryNet
  • The Reshoring Initiative lists more than 1,800 companies that have reshored parts of their operations as of Jan. 1, 2019, including 3M, Apple, Dillard’s, GM, KitchenAid, Oracle, Pfizer and Stanley Black & Decker. Going forward in light of COVID-19 risks, 64% of 879 North American manufacturing and industrial professionals said they were “likely to bring manufacturing production and sourcing back to North America,” in a Thomas survey. ~ Supply Chain Dive

About the Show

  • 91% of attendees from 2019 were within a 90 mile radius of the show.
  • Easiest set-up and breakdown of any tradeshow in the region no union fees or extra drayage costs.

Promotional Radius to Include: California, Nevada, and Arizona.

Exclusive Promotion…
The only tradeshow in Southern California to exclusively feature exhibitors who specialize in design & contract manufacturing services.

Easy Access to the Show…
Hosted at the Long Beach Convention Center, a state-of-the-art facility with plenty onsite parking for attendees and exhibitors. Click here to view a map of the area.

Partial List of
Regional Attendees

ABBOTT
ACCLARENT INC
ADVANCED FLOW ENGINEERING
AFE POWER
AMADA AMERICA INC
BAUSCH & LOMB
BELCO PACKAGING SYSTEMS
BIOSENSE WEBSTER
BOBRICK WASHROOM EQUIP
BOEING
BOURNS
CAPSTONE TURBINE CORPORATION
CARL ZEISS MEDITEC
CHERRY AEROSPACE
DEXCOM
DOW-KEY MICROWAVE
EASTON
EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES
EMTEK PRODUCTS INC
EXTRON ELECTRONICS
FLUIDMASTER
FOXCONN INTERCONNECT TECH
GLIDEWELL LABORATORIES
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE
HONDA PERFORMANCE DEV
HONEYWELL AEROSPACE
HUTCHINSON AEROSPACE
HYDRAULICS INTERNATIONAL INC
JET PROPULSION LAB
JOHNSON & JOHNSON
KARMA AUTOMOTIVE LLC
KENVOX INDUSTRIAL GROUP
LISI AEROSPACE
MEGGITT DEFENSE SYSTEMS
MOOG INC
NLS LIGHTING
NOARK ELECTRIC NORTH AMERICA
NORTHROP GRUMMAN
OSI ELECTRONICS
PANASONIC
PARKER HANNIFIN
PELICAN PRODUCTS
PILOT AUTOMOTIVE
PPG AEROSPACE
PRATT WHITNEY ROCKETDYNE
RAYTHEON COMPANY
REGENT AEROSPACE
REVASUM
RICOH PRINTING SYSTEMS AMERICA
ROBINSON HELICOPTER
ROCKWELL COLLINS
ROLLS-ROYCE
SENSOREX
SKURKA AEROSPACE
SONENDO
SPACEX
SPECTROLAB INC
TELEDYNE CONTROLS
THALES AVIONICS
THERMO FISHER LSG
WALT DISNEY IMAGINEERING
WESTERN DIGITAL
WILBUR CURTIS
ZODIAC AEROSPACE

Proven Results...

% Based on 2019 Pasadena, CA Show

Attendee Profile
(Engineering, Purchasing, Corporate Management)
Final Decision31.0%
Significant Influence30.0%
Recommend Vendors22.2%
83% Involved in the Decision to Outsource

Regional Attendance
Long Beach, CA 20181,859
Long Beach, CA 20161,673
Long Beach, CA 20141,781
Long Beach, CA 20121,492

Top Industries Represented
Aerospace/Aviation18.7%
Automotive12.0%
Electronics
Electronics Mfg., Computers/Subsystems,
Instrumentation & Controls
11.9%
Medical8.7%
Machinery5.0%
Energy/Utilities2.9%
Hardware2.7%
Government/Defense 2.4%
Transportation Equipment2.0%