AUGUST 2014

Biloxi Mississippi Wholesale Gift Show
8/2/2014 – 8/4/2014
Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum
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: [email protected], website: www.wmigiftshows.com

San Francisco International Gift Fair (SFIGF)
8/2/2014 – 8/5/2014
Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA
www.sfigf.com
The San Francisco International Gift Fair (SFIGF) will move to Moscone Center’s North Hall and Esplanade for the August 2-5, 2014 edition. Formerly housed in South Hall, the summer edition will present a stunning collection of innovative, design-led merchandise, and top-selling lines for western region and nationwide retailers to explore along with a full range of buyer services including a new retail marketing boot camp and many other educational programs.

ASD Las Vegas
8/3/2014 – 8/6/2014
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 sales–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.

Los Angeles Shoe Show
8/4/2014 – 8/6/2014
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.

AmericasMart PREMIERE
8/7/2014 – 8/11/2014
240 Peachtree St. NW, Ste. 2200, Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-220-2234; Fax: 404-220-2299
Fashion takes a new runway staged and spot lit for design innovation this April at Americas Mart®-Atlanta. It’s where contemporary collections meet designer/bridge creations for top retailers on a new path to fashion, as only AmericasMart can define it AmericasMart PREMIERE: The New International Show for Juried Apparel Collection.

Atlanta Women’s & Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market featuring Bridal
8/7/2014 – 8/11/2014
240 Peachtree St. N.W., Ste. 2200, Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: 404-220-2234; Fax: 404-220-2299
This show offers fashions to retailers of women’s and children’s apparel.

Great American Gem Show – InterGem
8/8/2014 – 8/10/2014
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.

New Orleans Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/15/2014 – 8/18/2014
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
Gift & Jewelry – direct delivery

Seattle Gift Show
8/16/2014 – 8/19/2014
Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
www.seattlegiftshow.com
To help Pacific Northwest retailers refresh their shelves and fine-tune their sales strategies for the second half of the year, the summer Seattle Gift Show returns to the Washington State Convention Center August 16-19, 2014 with a new Retail Marketing Bootcamp educational series, full range of buyer services and a versatile selection of trend-driven lines and best-selling designs â?? all custom-tailored to help them meet the needs and attract new business from the region’s consumer audience.

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall
8/22/2014 – 8/24/2014
5111 Academy Dr., Lisle, IL 60532
Phone: 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22; Fax: 630-241-9870
Gift & Jewelry – direct delivery

Ft. Lauderdale Gift Show
8/23/2014 – 8/26/2014
Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, FT. Lauderdale, FL
www.ftlauderdalegiftshow.com
Returning August 23-26, 2014 for its seventh edition at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, the Fort Lauderdale Gift Show is making a splash among South Florida and Caribbean retailers because of its cost-effective, easily accessible, all-category product selection. Further strengthening the show’s selection, the 2014 edition will also welcome the new Urban Retail Marketing Bootcamp educational series for retailers.

Great American Gem Show – InterGem
8/29/2014 – 9/1/2014
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.

SEPTEMBER 2014

Denver International Western/English Apparel Equipment Market
9/5/2014 – 9/7/2014
451 E. 58th Ave., Ste. 4128, Denver, CO 80216
Phone: 800-295-1041, 303-295-1040; Fax: 303-295-0941
Trade Only – Open to professional buyers from retail stores in the equestrian industry.

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show
9/5/2014 – 9/7/2014
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 ****

Great American Gem Show – InterGem
9/5/2014 – 9/7/2014
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.

OASIS Gift Show
9/5/2014 – 9/6/2014
1250 E. Missouri Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phone: 602-952-2050, 800-424-9519; Fax: 602-952-2244
A show, in addition, an electric selection of contemporary and traditional giftware from around the world, (offering the best selection in handcrafted Southwestern and Native American gifts.) Buyers include retailers and other professionals in the gift industry. Wholesale only. Easy online registration. The show has a main floor for order writing, gifts to go cash and carry, and the jury-chosen Artisans; showcase handcrafted area with both order writing and cash and carry.

Norton’s Gatlinburg Gift & Variety Show
9/6/2014 – 9/8/2014
Gatlinburg Convention Center
Phone: 865-436-6151; Fax: 865-436-6152
This show features Ladies’, Men’s and Children’s Apparel, Fashion Jewelry and Accessories, Fine Jewelry and Gifts from all over the world. Wholesale Only, Writing Orders, Immediate Delivery and Cash-and-Carry. Business License Required.

Miami International Mart Show
9/7/2014 – 9/9/2014
20600 NW 47th Avenue, Miami Gardens, FL 33055
Phone: 305-624-6623; Fax: 305-624-7333 The Miami International Mart Show brings to you the best in general merchandise, food, health & beauty, and much more. We take the headaches out of the supply chain management. There are hundreds of categories and tens of thousands of products at your fingertips. Miami International Mart is your logistics headquarters for export and local delivery.

ABC Kids Expo
9/7/2014 – 9/10/2014
12302 Hart Ranch, San Antonio, TX 78249
Phone: 210-691-4848; Fax: 210-691-4849
Industry-wide Trade Show for the International Juvenile Products Industry.

Asia America Trade Show Miami
9/8/2014 – 9/10/2014
3438 SW 24 Terrace, Miami, FL 33145
Phone: 305-262-3200; Fax: 305-403-3029
We welcome buyers from 21 countries in the Caribbean. Products from Asia, USA, & Worldwide. General Merchandise, Apparel, Toys, Consumer Electronics, Smoking/Vapor, Souvenirs, Gifts, Housewares, Novelties, Cellular, Kitchenwares, Sports, Fashion Jewelry, Beauty & Health, Value & Variety, and Tools.

Great American Gem Show – InterGem
9/11/2014 – 9/14/2014
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
9/12/2014 – 9/14/2014
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.

Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show
9/17/2014 – 9/20/2014
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV
www.lvsouvenirshow.com
The 2014 edition of the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Show returns to the Las Vegas Convention Center with a new date pattern, expanded selection, and new retail marketing bootcamp series. Together with hotel rates starting as low as $9.99 for buyers and a wide range of industry networking events and programs, the show, held in North Hall 2-4 from Wednesday, September 17- Saturday, September 20, 2014, now enters its ninth year as the nation’s largest souvenir industry event.

Great American Gem Show – InterGem
9/19/2014 – 9/21/2014
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
9/26/2014 – 9/28/2014
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.

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show
9/28/2014 – 9/29/2014
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 ****

Graph Expo
9/28/2014 – 10/1/2014
1899 Preston White Dr., Reston VA 22091
Phone: 703-264-7200; Fax: 703-620-9187
GRAPH EXPO® is the most comprehensive graphic communications exhibition and conference in the Americas. See the largest array of equipment and services for digital prepublishing, prepress, printing, digital output, wide format imaging, bindery, package printing and converting, mailing, fulfillment…and more!

Source: WholesaleCentral.com