August Trade Shows

Salt Lake Wholesale Gift & Home Accessory Show
8/1/2013 – 8/2/2013
P.O. Box 902008, Sandy, UT 84090
Phone: 801-782-7771; Fax: 801-999-7000
Since 1954, the Salt Lake Gift Show has been the premier gift and home accessory show in the intermountain west. These Semi-Annual events are open to retail store owners, corporate buyers and premium buyers. This wholesale, order taking market features gifts, souvenirs, seasonal, stationery, jewelry, home decor, floral, furniture, imports, apparel, gourmet food, novelty and more.

Retail Tobacco Dealers of America Trade Show
8/1/2013 – 8/5/2013
12 Galloway Ave., Ste. 1B, Cockeysville, MD 21030
Phone: 410-628-1674; Fax: 410-628-1679
This is a annual trade show for the benefit of association members selling premium tobacco products including cigars, pipes and gift items. NOT open to the public.

ACC Craft Fair – San Francisco
8/2/2013 – 8/4/2013
1224 Marshall St. NE #200, Mineapolis, MN 55413-1089
Phone: 612-206-3100; Fax: 612-355-2330
The largest juried indoor craft show in the nation will feature many of the country’s top contemporary jewelry, clothing, furniture and home decor artists. Now in its 36th year, this American Craft Council show is a must-attend event.

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/2/2013 – 8/4/2013
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
For The Trade Only – Cash and Carry Gift, Fashion, Accessories, Home Decor & Jewelry Show.

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/2/2013 – 8/4/2013
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
For The Trade Only – Cash and Carry Gift, Fashion, Accessories, Home Decor & Jewelry Show.

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/2/2013 – 8/4/2013
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
For The Trade Only – Cash and Carry Gift, Fashion, Accessories, Home Decor & Jewelry Show.

Minneapolis Mart Home & Gift Show
8/2/2013 – 8/6/2013
10301 Bren Rd. West, Minneapolis, MN 55343
Phone: 800-626-1298, 952-932-7200; Fax: 952-932-0847
Home, Gift & Accessories Show and Temporary Exhibition.

Biloxi Mississippi Wholesale Gift Show
8/3/2013 – 8/5/2013
P.O. Box 56, Piedmont, OK 73078
Phone: 800-951-1994, 405-373-2020; Fax: 405-373-2193
Buyers attending the Biloxi Wholesale Gift Show will be amazed at the huge selection of new and trendy merchandise including Holiday, home décor, tabletop, collegiate, souvenirs, gourmet, jewelry, apparel, floral, gift wrap and much more. Buyers will love the Mississippi Gulf Coast! Visitors can enjoy beautiful beaches, world-class golf courses, delicious local seafood and 24-hour gaming at one of the coast’s casino resorts. Have a little fun while taking care of business too! Market hours are Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Biloxi Gift Show is strictly a wholesale market, open to qualified retailers only. A retail sales tax permit and additional credentials are required. For more information, contact Pam Haskin at Wholesale Markets, Inc., PO Box 56, Piedmont, OK 73078, tel: 1-800-951-1994, e-mail info@wmigiftshows.com website www.wmigiftshows.com .

Orlando Gift Show
8/3/2013 – 8/5/2013
1690 Roberts Blvd, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 678-285-3976; Fax: 678-285-7469
The Orlando Gift Show features hundreds of exhibiting companies, including leading Southeastern sales representatives and top manufacturers, showcasing items in virtually every product category, including general giftware, home and garden accents, gourmet gifts, party and paper goods, tabletop, holiday / Seasonal, collectibles, souvenir / resort merchandise, stationery, bed, bath and linen and more.

San Francisco International Gift Fair
8/3/2013 – 8/6/2013
1690 Roberts Blvd, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 678-285-3976; Fax: 678-285-7469
This Fair is a semiannual event with 16 product categories which feature general giftware, tabletop, housewares, decorative and personal accessories, museum gifts, ethnic, traditional, country and contemporary crafts, souvenir items, stationery, contemporary design products, juvenile products and garden accessories and floral products. It attracts specialty and department stores, gift shops, jewelry stores, interior designers, importers and distributors of home products, mail order catalogs, museums and galleries, stationery stores, gourmet shops, juvenile stores and craft retailers.

Western New York Gift Show
8/4/2013 – 8/6/2013
100 Bickford St., Rochester, NY 14606
Phone: 585-254-2580 ext. 231, 800-997-GIFT; Fax: 585-458-1511
Wholesale show (to trade only) featuring gifts, souvenirs, housewares, floral, baby & children’s goods, jewelry, stationary etc. NEW this year: Cash & Carry section.

ASD Las Vegas
8/4/2013 – 8/7/2013
6255 Sunset Blvd., 19th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Phone: 1-800-748-5058, 323-817-1993; Fax: 310-481-1924
Since 1961, ASD has grown into one of the nation’s largest merchandise trade events in the industry, with over 2800 exhibitors & 45,000 retailers from all over the world attending the bi-annual event, held in March & August. ASD is a robust and growing marketplace that brings together the world’s widest variety of merchandise from more than 2,800 vendors in one efficient, consumer-products tradeshow. Here buyers from every retail and distribution channel can find what they need for their core markets plus discover new product categories and unique suppliers to diversify and freshen their merchandise mix, boost impulse and point-of-purchase salesâ??â??and increase profits. ASD showcases the following merchandise categories: Gift & Home; Fashion Accessories; Jewelry / Cash & Carry; Health & Beauty; Toys & Novelty; General Merchandise; Closeouts & Liquidations. ASD buyers come from all over the world and represent nearly every type of retail channel, large and small. ASD’s draws the widest variety of buyers including: specialty gift shops, drug stores, convenience stores, college & university gift stores, florists, grocery stores, hardware stores, luggage stores, party and paper stores, hotel/casino/cruise lines, souvenir stores, tattoo salons, hair salons, thrift stores, toy and hobby stores jewelry stores and general stores, just to name a few.

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show
8/5/2013 – 8/8/2013
P.O. Box 98, Flora, MS 39071-0098
Phone: 601-879-8832; Fax: 601-879-3282
This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED – DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE ****

The WSA Show
8/6/2013 – 8/8/2013
15821 Ventura Blvd, Suite 415, Encino, CA 91436
Phone: 818-464-7113; Fax: 818-464-7019
This show features men’s, women’s and children’s shoes, accessories, handbags, shoe products, store fixtures, shoe jewelry, socks & hosiery.

Imprinted Sportswear Show – Schaumburg
8/8/2013 – 8/10/2013
13760 Noel Rd., Ste. 500, Dallas, TX 75240
Phone: 800-527-0207, 770-291-5416; Fax: 214-419-7855
Throughout the years, thousands of attendees have been able to forge critical relationships with the 150 plus exhibitors that participate on an annual basis. Industry buyers are eager to see the latest industry trends, techniques and equipment. They also rely heavily on the comprehensive conference program to provide the expert knowledge needed to turn investments into profits. If you are involved in the decorated apparel industry – whether in screen printing, embroidery, promotional products, retail, or marketing – ISS will show you how to achieve quality results and do so profitably.

Dallas Apparel & Accessories
8/8/2013 – 8/11/2013
2100 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207
Phone: 214-655-6183, 800-325-6587; Fax: 214-655-6105
A showcase for some 14,000 lines of women’s and children’s apparel and accessories.

Great American Gem Show “InterGem”
8/9/2013 – 8/11/2013
120 Derwood Circle, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-294-1640; Fax: 301-294-0034
Many beautiful and exotic gems, beads and jewelry, can be found among the rows and rows of exhibitors at each show. Engagement rings, anniversary gifts, birthstones, healing gemstones, heirlooms, possessions of movie stars and international celebrities, multiplies in value as gifts for friends, family or oneself.

St. Louis Gift Show
8/11/2013 – 8/12/2013
P.O. Box 17112, Cincinnati, OH 45217
Phone: 513-861-1139; Fax: 513-861-1557
St. Louis Gift Show is one of the oldest wholesale order writing and cash & carry shows in the country. Over 200 lines of merchandise, hundreds of items. Free Parking, Online registration. Celebrating our 50th show in January 2012 including giftware, gourmet foods, jewelry, watches, hospital gift shop items, gift baskets, floral, candles, purses, candy, scarves, packaging, and seasonal items.

Canadian Gift & Tableware Association Show – Fall (CGTA Gift Show)
8/11/2013 – 8/14/2013
42 Voyager Court S., Etobicoke, ON, Canada M9W 5M7
Phone: 416-679-0170; Fax: 416-679-0175
The CGTA Gift Show is the retail event of the year, boasting a huge selection of gift items including: tabletop, housewares, gourmet food, garden accessories, handmade, collectibles, stationery, bath, bath & linen, spread throughout 1 million square feet of space.

Gourmet Housewares Show
8/11/2013 – 8/15/2013
10 Bank St., Ste. 1200, White Plains, NY 10606
Phone: 914-421-3260; Fax: 914-948-6088
The Gourmet Products Show & National Hardware show is an annual spring event encompassing various home-related product categories, including cutlery, cookware, tabletop, electronics, gadgets, kitchen textiles and specialty foods and appliances.

Los Angeles Shoe Show
8/12/2013 – 8/14/2013
110 E. 9th St., Los Angeles, CA 90079
Phone: 800-cal-mart (225-6278), 213-630-3737; Fax: 213-630-3708
Showcases hundreds of premier footwear collections from burgeoning labels and established brands.

The Heritage Cash & Carry Wholesale Market
8/16/2013 – 8/16/2013
P.O. Box 389, Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: 717-249-9404; Fax: 717-258-0265
Traditional and new ideas for the home & garden from America’s Finest Craftsman.

Offinger’s Handcrafted Marketplace
8/17/2013 – 8/17/2013
1100-H Brandywine Blvd., P.O. Box 3388, Zanesville, OH 43702
Phone: 740-452-4541, 888-878-4438; Fax: 740-452-2552
Wholesale Cash and Carry Show featuring country, primitive, Americana, Folk Art, gifts and home decor.

The Atlanta Shoe Market
8/17/2013 – 8/19/2013
953 Harmony Rd., Ste. 106, Eatonton, GA 31024
Phone: 706-923-0580; Fax: 706-923-0520
Tradeshow for the Trade Only, For the Shoe & Accessory Industry

Seattle Gift Show
8/17/2013 – 8/20/2013
1690 Roberts Blvd, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 678-285-3976; Fax: 678-285-7469
The Seattle Gift Show is open to the retail buying trade only. Throughout the 12 product divisions At Home; Cash & Carry; FoodFocus; GardenStyle; Gift & Collectibles; Handmade®; Northwest Directions; Personal Style; Gift/Stationery & Trend; Village Arts; and The Vintage Collection. The Seattle Gift Show sill feature a variety of giftware, decorative accessories, personal care and fashion accessories, home decor, one-of-a-kind handmade merchandise, antiques and collectibles, prepackaged gourmet foods and confections, tableware and fine jewelry.

New York International Gift Fair
8/17/2013 – 8/22/2013
10 Bank St., Ste. 1200, White Plains, NY 10606
Phone: 914-421-3200; Fax: 914-948-2867
28-1 Passenger Ship Terminal At Home; New York’s Newest 28-1 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Handmade® Designer Maker; Handmade® Global Design; Baby & Child 29-2 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Accent on Design® featuring A+™: The Young Designers’ Platform; At Home featuring Home Textiles; EX•TRACTS®; General Gift featuring Floral & Garden Accessories and The Museum Source®; Personal Accessories featuring Details®; Tabletop & Housewares; Studio

The Off-Price Specialist Show
8/18/2013 – 8/21/2013
16985 W. Bluemound Rd., Ste. 210., Brookfield, WI 53005
Phone: 262-782-1600; Fax: 262-782-1601
The Off-Price Specialist Show is the premier show for off-price apparel and accessories. The wholesalers and jobbers at our show carry men’s, women’s, and children’s apparel 20-70% below the original manufacturer’s wholesale price. ****SHOW TAKES PLACE IN AUGUST CALL FOR DATES****

Buyers Market of American Crafts
8/19/2013 – 8/21/2013
3000 Chestnut Ave., Ste. 300, Baltimore MD 21211
Phone: 410-889-2933 ; Fax: 443-524-2644
Nation’s largest wholesale tradeshow where art, gift, jewelry and fine craft retailers buy directly from U.S. and Canadian artists. Produced by The Rosen Group for nearly 30 years, it is listed by Tradeshow Week as one of the nation’s Top 200 tradeshows. The Rosen Group is based in Baltimore. Wholesale to the trade only.

MAGIC Kids
8/19/2013 – 8/21/2013
6200 Canoga Ave., 2nd Floor, Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 877-554-4834, 218-740-7092; Fax: 818-593-5020
Children’s apparel and related accessories are featured with new designers as well as well known name brands. Concurrently held with WWDMAGIC, MAGIC and the edge.

MAGICWWD
8/19/2013 – 8/21/2013
6200 Canoga Ave., Ste. 303, Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 877-554-4834, 218-740-7092; Fax: 818-593-5020
Women’s apparel and related accessories are featured with new designers as well as recognized brands. Concurrently held with MAGIC kids, MAGIC and the edge.

MAGIC
8/21/2013 – 8/23/2013
6200 Canoga Ave., Ste. 303, Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 877-554-4834, 218-740-7092; Fax: 818-593-5020
MAGIC International, a subsidiary of Advanstar Communications, Inc., is the world’s largest and most widely recognized producer of trade shows for the apparel industry. Providing a comprehensive year-round resource to support the business of fashion, MAGIC International currently produces trade shows for the men’s apparel market (MAGIC); the women’s apparel market (WWDMAGIC, femme); the children’s apparel market (MAGIC kids, International Kids Fashion Show); the fabric market (International Fashion Fabric Exhibition); and an alternative trends and lifestyles show, reflecting the men’s and women’s progressive youth market (the edge).

New Orleans Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/23/2013 – 8/26/2013
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
For The Trade Only – Cash and Carry Gift, Fashion, Accessories, Home Decor & Jewelry Show.

Fort Lauderdale Gift Show
8/24/2013 – 8/27/2013
1690 Roberts Blvd., NW, Suite 111 Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 678-285-3976, 678-370-0340; Fax: 678-285-7469
Custom-tailored to meet the specialized buying needs of gift and resort retailers from South Florida and the Caribbean.

KIDSHOW
8/26/2013 – 8/28/2013
3939 Hardie Rd., Coconut Grove, FL 33133-6437
Phone: 305-663-6635; Fax: 305-661-8118
Biggest Childrenswear Show in Las Vegas

W.W.I.N. – Women’s Wear in Nevada
8/26/2013 – 8/29/2013
3939 Hardie Rd., Coconut Grove, FL 33133-6437
Phone: 305-663-6635; Fax: 305-661-8118
Timed to run concurrent with MAGIC in Las Vegas, is open to all areas of Women’s Wear in all sizes and price ranges from shoes to hats and underwear to overcoats, with accessories and jewelry, too.

Great American Gem Show “InterGem”
8/30/2013 – 9/1/2013
120 Derwood Circle, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-294-1640; Fax: 301-294-0034
Many beautiful and exotic gems, beads and jewelry, can be found among the rows and rows of exhibitors at each show. Engagement rings, anniversary gifts, birthstones, healing gemstones, heirlooms, possessions of movie stars and international celebrities, multiplies in value as gifts for friends, family or oneself.

Great American Gem Show “InterGem”
8/30/2013 – 9/1/2013
120 Derwood Circle, Rockville, MD 20850
Phone: 301-294-1640; Fax: 301-294-0034
Many beautiful and exotic gems, beads and jewelry, can be found among the rows and rows of exhibitors at each show. Engagement rings, anniversary gifts, birthstones, healing gemstones, heirlooms, possessions of movie stars and international celebrities, multiplies in value as gifts for friends, family or oneself.

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