Colleyville, Texas -- March 7, 2014 -- The first round of exhibit space draw for NACE/CARS 2014 is complete, and more than half the exhibit floor is sold out.
â€œThis represents a significant change in events and a strong commitment on behalf of the automotive market to support the only national show solely dedicated to both the collision and service repair industries,â€ said Dan Risley, ASA President. â€œLast year, we sold approximately 24,000 square feet. Weâ€™ve already surpassed that by 20 percent in the initial space draw and are on pace to sell out. The show will feature more than 50,000 square feet of exhibit space and another 30,000 dedicated to live demonstrations and show cars.â€
Companies that booked space come from all segments of the collision and mechanical repair markets including OEMs such as Chrysler/Mopar, Ford, General Motors/AC Delco, Nissan and Honda.
Paint companies and related services are represented by BASF, Axalta, PPG, Valspar, 3M, Painters Supply, H&H Industries, Matrix, Pro-Spray, UniCure Spraybooths, and more.
Frame and equipment companies include Car-O-Liner, Celette, Chief, Pro-Spot and Drum Handlers. Parts suppliers such as LKQ, AutoZone, Auveco, North American Distribution Services, Disco, and Team PRP are included.
Estimating system and information providers include AudaExplore -a Solera Company, CCC Information Services, and Mitchell1; insurance companies such as Lancer and Meadowbrook; and training companies like I-CAR, Wyotech, Vale National Training Center, and Universal Technical Institute.
Other exhibitors include Enterprise, NSF International, Autoshop Solutions, Demandforce, ASE, Herkules, Collision Services, Cantso, Aeromotive, and many more.
To view the NACE/CARS 2014 interactive floor plan, click here.
The floor is now open to any companies interested in exhibiting at NACE/CARS 2014. Booth requests will be taken on a first come, first served basis. To reserve booth space, click here for the PDF form.