Face-2-Face is the Most Cost Effective Way
to Develop New Customers
About the Show:
- Get immediate business—55% of the 2018 show visitors were looking to purchase within 6 months.
- Meet the decision makers—51% of attendees of the last show had final decision or significant influence.
- The only tradeshow in the region to exclusively feature exhibitors who specialize in manufacturing services.
- Hosted at the Minneapolis Convention Center, a state-of-the-art facility equipped with many business amenities and services.
- No union fees or extra drayage costs.
The Region at a Glance:
- Minnesota is home to 8,825 manufacturers employing 469,296 workers. 52% of the workers are in East Central Minnesota where Minneapolis is. (Manufacturers’ News)
- Minnesota’s manufactured exports totaled $20.6 billion in 2017 with optic and medical products as the leading industry and machinery second. (MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development)
- Minnesota ranked first in number of medical device patents granted. (MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development)
- In the 2017 “Top States for Business” report, Minnesota ranked number three overall and number five in Technology & Innovation. (CNBC)
- The “Twin Cities” of Minneapolis and St. Paul combined become the No. 4 ranked U.S. city by number of industrial jobs. (Manufacturers’ News)
Promotional Radius to Include: Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa
The only tradeshow in the region to feature exhibitors who specialize in design and contract manufacturing services
Easy Access to the Show…
The Minneapolis Convention Center is conveniently located near three major highways and just 20 minutes from The Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport-Delta Airlines’ third largest hub. Click here to view a map of the area.
BRIGGS & STRATTON CORP
COLDER PRODUCTS COMPANY
CUMMINS POWER SYSTEMS
DONALDSON CO INC
FEDERAL CARTRIDGE COMPANY
FIRESTONE BUILDING PROD
GARLOCK EQUIPMENT CO
MINCO PRODUCTS INC
NONIN MEDICAL INC
PARKER HANNFIN CORP
PHILLIPS & TEMRO
RAILWAY EQUIPMENT COMPANY
STRATTEC SECURITY CORP
THE TORO COMPANY
UTC - AEROSPACE SYS
WANNER ENGINEERING INC
Proven Results...% Based on 2018 Minneapolis, MN Show
(Engineering, Purchasing, Corp. Mgmt.)
|75% Involved in the Decision to Outsource|
|Minneapolis, MN 2018||1,056|
|Minneapolis, MN 2017||1,256|
|Minneapolis, MN 2015||1,083|
Top Industries Represented
Electronics Mfg., Computers/Subsystems Instrumentation & Controls
|Heating & Cooling||2.0%|