Qimtek Industry Partners

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Advanced Engineering Show

Engineering Trade Show

The UK's premier annual engineering event: Network, source suppliers, and discover industry trends in one location. Your free pass grants access to 400+ exhibitors from diverse sectors. With 9,000+ attendees expected, it's an unmissable opportunity!

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Apex Group

Machine Tool Auctions 

For two decades, Apex Auctions has empowered global companies in managing surplus assets with our 180-year industry wisdom. We adeptly connect buyers and sellers via our advanced platform, extensive buyer database, and targeted marketing. Our flexible six-step programme caters to buyers, sellers, and asset managers. Customize it or follow sequentially. Our service combines robust leadership and strategy, backed by user-friendly, potent tech.

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Engineering Capacity

Engineering Trade Magazine

Engineering Capacity is the UK's top hub for subcontracting and manufacturing news - online, weekly newsletters, and bi-monthly print/digital editions. Trusted for 60+ years, it provides unbiased business insights on trends and investments. Content spans from metalwork to electronics, composites, and additive manufacturing, across sectors like automotive, aerospace, and medical. Subcontractors gain visibility and new clients. The daily website, editions, and weekly newsletters allow readers flexible access, while advertisers can optimize their messaging.

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Engineering Association

Post-WWII, the EIA established a robust UK supply chain and now promotes "reshoring" of products/services. Assisting UK manufacturing and engineering firms, they offer varied subcontracting services. As part of the MTA, including AMUK, their member offerings are enhanced, aiming to foster a community of excellence. Their new exhibition, The Engineering Supply Chain Show, facilitates networking with industry leaders. Known as effective lobbyists, they liaise with government bodies. Their aim: be the engineering industry's information and support hub, offering members market insights and expert advice.

Engineering Design Show

Manufacturing Trade Show

The Engineering Design Show (EDS) at Coventry's Arena is the UK's premier event dedicated to mechanical, electronics, and embedded design. For over a decade, EDS has provided direct access to the latest products, services, and innovations. Visitors can engage with 200+ suppliers, explore thousands of products, and benefit from a free conference addressing the sector's challenges and opportunities. Enjoy free entry, parking, and an extensive content lineup at the UK's leading design event. Filter through exhibitors online for a tailored experience.

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Entrepreneurs Hub

Grow, buy & sell businesses

Entrepreneurs Hub assists throughout the business lifecycle, offering expertise from start-ups to blue-chips. Whether selling, growing, or supporting teams, trust our principles and experienced team to guide you towards your goals.

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ESC Show

Engineering Trade Show

The 3-day Engineering Supply Chain Show, a spinoff from the UK Supply Chain Zone at MACH, is for buyers seeking UK-based sub-contracting products/services. As the go-to for world-class UK suppliers, it's organized by The Manufacturing Technologies Association, co-hosted with MACH 2024 at the NEC, from 16-18 April 2024. It features a dedicated entrance in Hall 7, next to MACH.


Manufacturing Trade Show

Manufacturing and Engineering Northeast (MENE) 2023 in Newcastle showcases North UK's manufacturing innovation. Engage with top suppliers, attend free expert seminars, and network. Celebrating Northern England's industrial prowess and growth ambition.

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Manufacturing Trade Magazine

M&MT magazine focuses on lightweight materials and manufacturing techniques. Serving the 'lightweighting' sector in industries like Aerospace and Automotive, it offers both print and digital issues for an eco-friendly reach. With digital-only issues in March and September sent to 42,000 UK recipients and printed copies in June and November, readers can opt for all-digital subscriptions to reduce paper. Published by 3S Media Ltd, boasting 60+ years of publishing experience.

Purchase Box

Purchasing Platform

Purchase Box is an online platform simplifying business purchases. We aim for user-friendliness, aiding businesses in managing valuable data, providing visibility in supply chains, highlighting overspends, and monitoring supplier performance. Our platform offers purchase order creation, live dashboards, and automated reports - a comprehensive supply chain solution without unnecessary extras.

Sheet Metal Industries

Industry News

Launched in 2022 by media expert Jas Rai, Sheet Metal Industries (SMI) focuses on metal forming processes and innovations. Covering daily industry news, SMI highlights areas from tube bending to welding and sectors like aerospace to agriculture. SMI champions UK manufacturers via a dedicated platform and keeps readers updated on industry trends through various media channels.

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Southern Manufacturing Show

Manufacturing Trade Show

Southern Manufacturing & Electronics in Farnborough is a key UK engineering event. From regional roots, it's grown nationally, now housed in the £35m Farnborough International Centre. Celebrated for its diverse suppliers, it attracts major manufacturers and SMEs from the UK and Europe, making sourcing efficient. Co-located is AutoAero, tailored for the UK's Aerospace and Automotive sectors. Given Farnborough's aviation connections, including nearby BAE and Lockheed Martin, AutoAero is prime for aerospace professionals to find skilled suppliers.

Statii - partners with Qimtek


ERP software

Statii is an MRP system tailored for adaptable businesses needing speed from office to shop floor. In the fast-paced manufacturing world, Statii provides a simple ERP solution to boost productivity and profitability. Designed by manufacturers for manufacturers, it gives quick access to vital data via custom enterprise software. Explore Statii's features to understand its potency.

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Manufacturing Trade Show

Subcon, the UK's leading subcontract manufacturing show, brings together the manufacturing sector for nearly 50 years. A must-attend for procurement teams, it offers benchmarking and supply chain refinement opportunities. The event, returning for its 47th year at NEC, Birmingham in 2024, showcases top suppliers and innovations. Visitors can access a free conference covering industry challenges and insights. Amidst rising costs and supply chain issues, Subcon remains the pivotal platform for industry connections.

Think Video

Filming & Production

The UK's sole boutique Video Marketing Agency tailored for manufacturers, Think Video helps businesses effectively convey their capabilities and essence, ensuring customers understand and resonate with their products. They've produced standout videos for Qimtek.

Are your products or services relevant to the UK engineering or manufacturing industry and you would like to discuss a potential partnership with Qimtek?