Surtex Asia Welcomes 300 Attendees in Show's Debut
September 10, 2013,
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The inaugural Surtex Asia, which took place in Shanghai from Aug. 25-27, attracted 11 European and U.S. design studios and 300 manufacturers and attendees, according to a statement from GLM, the show's owner and manager.
The event took place at Shanghai's Kerry Hotel Pudong. "We had an excellent showing of manufacturers eager to buy original and trend-forward surface designs from a select group of the world's top studios to use in a cross-section of industries, including home textiles, bedding, curtains, wall coverings and floor coverings," said Penny Sikalis, GLM vice president and manager of the company's two Surtex shows.