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Luxury Hotel to Host Debut of SURTEX® Asia

Posted on 7/10/2013 by Natasha Davis

NEW YORK, NY, July 10, 2013 – SURTEX® Asia is ready to welcome exhibitors and attendees to the 5-star Kerry Hotel in Pudong, Shanghai, where thousands will gather August 25-27, 2013 for the debut of Asia’s only B2B event showcasing unique surface designs for the Asian textile manufacturing industry. Conveniently located in the upscale Pudong district, the property is adjacent to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), home of Intertextile Shanghai, and a mere 15 minutes from the Pudong International Airport.

SURTEX Asia participants will enjoy a discount at the luxury property, which boasts spacious rooms, the city’s largest fitness destination, and close proximity to dining, shopping and attractions such as Century Park, Shanghai’s largest public gardens. The deadline for discounted room rates, which are inclusive of breakfast and in-room mini bar, is Tuesday, July 23. Rooms may be booked using the hotel reservation from available at

“The Kerry Hotel is the ideal venue for the launch of SURTEX Asia, situated central to Shanghai’s cultural and business districts,” said Penny Sikalis, GLM vice president and SURTEX show manager. “Participants will feel comfortable away from home, while taking advantage of the convenient proximity to the SNIEC for additional business opportunities.”

Attendee registration for SURTEX Asia will open in July. Participating design studios include Artwork Design (United Kingdom), AVA CAD/CAM Group Ltd. (United Kingdom), Crea Concepts (Germany), Diane Harrison Designs Ltd. (United Kingdom), Jerome Thilly (France) and TrendArt (Italy/United Kingdom).

For SURTEX Asia exhibitor information, contact John Erich at +1 914 421 3286 or email For attendee information, email GLM Customer Relations at In Asia, contact Jeff Sprafkin at +86 21 63281922 or email Additional information is available online at