Press Release: V2003028

Patrina MAK
Marketing Manager

5 July 2003

The EC Participates in the ITMA at Birmingham, England

The Embroidery Connection will participate in the 14th International Textile Machinery Show. This show will be held from 22 to 29 October 2003 at the NEC of Birmingham, United Kingdom.

ITMAThe ITMA 2003 is an international event. 1,350 exhibitors from 44 countries show their products in 20 halls on 120,000m². Exhibitors include machinery manufacturers, distributors, importers & exporters, buyers & sellers, traders, retailers, engineers, professionals and software developers. The exhibitors come from all sectors of the textile industry including knitting, dyeing, chemical, spinning and weaving and of course embroidery.

Our booth will be situated at S9-8E, Hall 9. The online exhibitor directory will be located in interactive kiosks which will be placed all around the show. The directory can also be accessed at

Visitors are required to apply for a visitor’s badge to participate in this event. Please arrange for a visa (if necessary) before your departure. The ITMA 2003 Organizing Committee can provide you with a Letter of Invitation which can be presented to the British Embassy together with your visa application. To apply for the Letter of Invitation, please click Don’t miss this opportunity to attend this splendid event; it is only once every two years
Just a reminder that the United Kingdom visa is different from the Schengen visa; it is not valid to visit other Schengen countries. If you plan to visit other European countries before or after the ITMA, you are required to apply for a separate Schegen visa. To find out more about Schegen visa, please click .

We are looking forward to see you at the ITMA 2003!

About AllCAD – AllCAD is a developer of CAD applications offering targeted solutions and services for the Embroidery Industry. The company is based in Hong Kong, with development in Austria and with Support Centers in Switzerland, Austria, Singapore and Columbia, is specialized in development of Embroidery Design and Punching Systems. AllCAD provides various services ranging from installation over system training on their products to consultancy.

About Heinzle Embroidery AG, Switzerland – Heinzle Embroidery AG is a Swiss company which offers extensive service for Schiffli and Multihead embroidery. Services are included: Library of punched samples, new creations (sketches), technical drawings, punch cards for all systems, Saurer <-> Plauener Card conversion, punching training.

About Interservices Medik, Austria – The Company is based in Austria and offers the Casati CPS90 punching system, Card Simulators, Card Punchers etc. Interservice Medik also provides the full service range for these products including installation, repair and service, training and consultancy.