Significant exhibit space has been added to the NACE | CARS 2016 Expo floor plan to meet growing market demand. NACE | CARS meetings, co-located events and conference sessions are taking place Aug. 9-14 in Anaheim, California, and the expo will take place from Thursday, Aug. 11-12.
Since booking opened for the NACE | CARS Expo in Anaheim, exhibit space sales have been significantly ahead of last year’s pace. In order to accommodate current exhibit demand, 20,000 additional square feet was recently added to the expo floor. Much of this space has already been reserved, including an outside demo for the 2017 Ford Super Duty Drive Tour.
According to the event organizers, NACE | CARS 2016 will feature record involvement from OEs through exhibit space, sponsorships, and education sessions that will be offered for free with the purchase of an expo or conference pass. Audi, BMW, Fiat Chrysler Automobile, Ford, GM, Honda, Hyundai, Mazda, Nissan, Toyota and more will provide information on their latest vehicles, materials & technology, how to address specific repairs, and on becoming a certified repair shop.
Major automotive companies from both collision and mechanical industry segments have reserved space on the expo floor. Some of the participating companies include AkzoNobel, Anest Iwata, AudaExplore, AutoZone, Bad Dog Tools, CAPA, Car-O-Liner, CarQuest, CCC, Celette, Chief, Disco, Enterprise, Euro Spray, Federal-Mogul, Federated Insurance, Garmat, Global Finishing Solutions, LKQ, Matrix, Meadowbrook, Mitchell, Mitchell1, NAPA, Nippon, NSF, PPG, ProLine, Pronto/Federated (The Group), ProSpot, Redline, Spanesi, UniCure, Urethane Supply, UTI, Yukon and many more. View the current exhibitor list here.
The event organizers say the vendor and supplier community is committing to the mission of ASA and its partners to continue to grow an event for the industry, by the industry. NACE | CARS allows shop owners and managers, business owners, decision makers, MSOs and buyers in automotive collision and service repair industries to come together in one place at one time. NACE | CARS provides the only annual business-to-business event focused on one of the automotive service and repair professional, attracting a community with buying power – ready to shop, compare and make purchases to improve their shop or company.
Industry week co-located events will bring in automotive professionals for meetings such as 1Collision Network, AMI, APN, ASCCA, CAA, CIC, CIECA, CREF, I-CAR NABC, OEM Collision Repair Roundtable, SCRS, WIN, and more.
It is recommended that those interested in exhibiting book soon, as it is expected that space will sell out. View available space on the floor plan here. For further information and to book exhibit space or sponsorships, contact Robert Martin, 832-646-0176, or Julien Dupont, 505-401-6739.