Texcare Asia, a trade fair for modern textile care in Asia, opened it’s doors at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in China.
Stepping into its 20th year in Asia the show’s organizers report this year’s show to be the largest yet with exhibition space of 20,000 square meters housing 171 international exhibitors from 23 countries and regions including Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the UK and the US.
Numerous prominent brands are presenting at the three-day show including JENSEN, Kannegiesser, Lapauw, Continental, ASAHI, BÖWE, Castic-SMP, Chuandao, Ecolab, Electrolux, Hohenstein, Oasis, Sailstar, San-ai, Sea-lion, Seitz, TOTO, Vega, Voss, Weishi, YAC and Yamamoto. Over 11,000 trade visitors and buyers from around the world are expected to explore the latest industrial progress on laundering, press and ironing equipment, chemical products, as well as many other textile care solutions from these market leaders.
This year’s show has significantly expanded its focus on technologies, automation and green solutions to support the industry’s sustainable development. A broader range of cutting edge solutions and advanced equipment will be showcased during the course of the show, ranging from heavy duty and smart laundry machines, to automated and energy saving washing solutions.
The show also features five forums with over 30 sessions:
• Texcare Forum Asia 2017
• Convention on applications of smart and green laundry for national institutes
• China hotel smart and green laundry solutions summit 2017
• Management model for textile rental and laundry services
• RAL first annual conference & textile washing leasing technology forum
“With the launch of the “One Belt, One Road” initiative, the hotel and tourism markets in Asia are making positive progress under the backdrop of the Asia-Europe transport network, which has become further developed in recent years,” says Mr. Richard Li, general manager of Meese Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd. “Thanks to this, the needs of laundry and dry cleaning services will experience vigorous growth. Texcare Asia plays a vital role as the one-stop platform for industry peers to grasp these opportunities by introducing the products, innovations and topics which are in line with the very latest trends.”
Photo Credit: Messe Frankfurt / Texcare Asia