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Publication Date: 02/1/2010
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11 Design-2-Part Shows in 2010
Prospect, CT — The Design-2-Part (D2P) Shows, an ambitious program of premier design and contract manufacturing tradeshows, have released their 2010 show schedule. The 11 show slate includes two inaugural shows in St. Louis, Missouri and Akron, Ohio, and six annual events.

The Design-2-Part Shows will be making their first ever appearance in St. Louis on June 15-16 at the Saint Charles Convention Center in St Charles, MO. D2P will also hold its first-ever show in the Northeast Ohio area on October 6-7 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron, OH. As usual, the show schedule is anchored by six annual shows in Grapevine, TX; Oaks, PA; Schaumburg, IL; Santa Clara, CA; Long Beach, CA; and Marlborough, MA.

Design-2-Part Shows provide design engineers, manufacturing engineers and managers, and purchasers an excellent opportunity to meet local and national job shops and contract manufacturers to source custom parts, components, services, and design. Exhibiting companies will be showcasing their design-through-manufacturing services that include more than 300 product categories for the metal, plastics, rubber and electronics industries. Design-2-Part Shows are working shows and visitors are encouraged to bring sample parts and drawings.

The 2010 show schedule starts in Texas, March 10-11, , Gaylord Texan Convention Center, Grapevine, TX; Southeast Design-2-Part Show, March 24-25, Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA; Mid-Atlantic Design- 2-Part Show, April 14-15, Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, PA;Greater Chicago Design-2-Part Show, April 27-28, Schaumburg Convention Center, Schaumburg, IL; Northern California Design-2-Part Show, May 19-20, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA; Midwest Design-2-Part Show, June 15-16, Saint Charles Convention Center, St. Louis, MO; Mid-South Design-2-Part Show, September 15- 16, Gaylord Opryland Convention Center, Nashville, TN; Greater Ohio Design-2-Part Show, October 6-7, John S. Knight Center, Akron, OH; Southern California Design-2-Part Show, October 20-21, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA; New England Design-2-Part Show, November 3-4, Royal Plaza Trade Center, Marlborough, MA; Southeast Design-2-Part Show, November 17-18, State Fair Exposition Center, Raleigh, NC;

Design-2-Part Shows are America's largest and longest-running contract manufacturing shows for the sourcing of custom parts, components, services and design. Regional tradeshows covering the USA provide OEMs the opportunity to meet local and national job shops and contract manufacturers face-to-face to find new suppliers, learn new technologies, compare processes, and reduce manufacturing costs.

Contact: Design-2-Part Shows, P.O. Box 7193, Prospect, CT 06712 203-758-6663 Web:

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