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JANUARY 2015

Great American Gem Show – InterGem

1/2/2015 – 1/4/2015

War Memorial, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

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.

Sponsor: International Gem & Jewelry Show, Inc., 301-294-1640

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.intergem.net

Accessories The Show

1/4/2015 – 1/6/2015

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

The World’s largest and longest running juried all-accessory trade event. Showcases fashion accessory resources in over 37 product classifications. Runs concurrently with Moda Manhattan and Fame.

Sponsor: Business Journals, Inc., 866-696-6020, 212-710-7412

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.accessoriestheshow.com

Midwest Market Days Chicago

1/4/2015 – 1/6/2015

Regent Showroom, 8999 Palmer St., River Grove, IL

The Midwest Market Days trade show is conveniently located in the Midwest only 10 minutes from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Buyers from independent retailers, mass merchants and wholesale distributors enjoy the concise, comfortable, casual buying atmosphere. View thousands of closeout and direct import general merchandise items across a wide variety of product categories. Spend more time with vendors buying and viewing product rather than walking endlessly, in a huge convention center. We provide complimentary breakfast and buffet lunch to all buyers and shuttle transportation to other participating showroom locations just minutes away.

Sponsor: Regent Products Corp., 916-376-9437

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.midwestmarketdays.com

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

1/6/2015 – 1/7/2015

Asheville Civic Center, Asheville, NC

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

January Midwest Market Days™

1/6/2015 – 1/7/2015

TransWorld Merchandise Center, Des Plaines, IL

The Midwest Market Days trade show attracts Buyers from independent retailers, mass merchants and wholesale distributors enjoy the concise, comfortable, casual buying atmosphere. View thousands of closeout and direct import general merchandise items across a wide variety of product categories. Spend more time with vendors buying and viewing product rather than walking endlessly, in a huge convention center. 

Sponsor: TransWorld Merchandise Center, Inc., 312-201-3800

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.twmerchcenter.com

Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market

1/6/2015 – 1/13/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta , GA

This Show features manufacturers, representatives, wholesalers and distributors of gifts, decorative accessories, collectibles, stationery & related gifts, souvenirs, resort gifts, gourmet food & specialty food products, European gifts, glassware & tabletop products, handcrafted gifts & home accessories, designer gifts & home accents, floral products, seasonal items, books, pet products, garden products and accessories, furniture, fine linens and more. 

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

Surf Expo

1/8/2015 – 1/10/2015

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

The longest-running and largest boardsports and beach/resort lifestyle trade show in the world. Including Surf, Skate, Swim, Resort, Boutique, Wind, StandUp Paddle, and Wakeboard and Waterski

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 800-947-SURF (7873)

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.surfexpo.com

The National NeedleArts Winter Trade Show

1/10/2015 – 1/12/2015

Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ

The National NeedleArts Association Trade Show (TNNA) offers a large display of the newest trends of needlart products with nearly 400 designers, manufacturers, wholesalers, importers, publishers and distributors along with 90+ needlearts/business classes to assist with continuing education.

Sponsor: The National NeedleArts Association, 800-889-8662 ext. 3181, 740-455-6773

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.tnna.org

NRF Retail’s Big Show 2015

1/11/2015 – 1/14/2015

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

This is the only show where you can reach thousands of decision-making retail executives from around the world. It is the undisputed “must attend” event for retailers and the place you need to be to meet face-to-face with retailers planning for growth.

Sponsor: National Retail Federation, 202-626-8154

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nrf.com/events

Transit LA Footwear & Accessories Show

1/12/2015 – 1/14/2015

California Market Center, Los Angeles, CA

Showcases hundreds of premier footwear collections from burgeoning labels and established brands. Running in conjunction with LA Fashion Market 5x a year, TRANSIT is the go to for buyers sourcing footwear in Los Angeles, catering to an audience of contemporary boutiques, better retailers & fashion influencers like LF Stores, Shopbop.com, Kitson, Nasty Gal, Zappos.com, Dillard’s, Barneys, Modcloth, Urban Outfitters & many more.

Sponsor: California Mart, 800-cal-mart (225-6278), 213-630-3737

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.californiamarketcenter.com

Sports Licensing and Tailgate Show

1/14/2015 – 1/16/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

If your store sells sports-related licensed products or tailgating supplies, the Sports Licensing & Tailgate Show is where you should be to shop more than 400 exhibits with products licensed by over two dozen sports leagues and licensors. Countless items are available across all categories – from apparel and accessories to toys and souvenirs.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 949-226-5750

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.showproco.com

Winter Seattle Market Week: Gift & Home Accessories Show

1/14/2015 – 1/20/2015

Pacific Market Center, Seattle, WA

Permanent market destination for discriminating gift, lifestyle and home accessory buyers throughout the Western United States, Canada and beyond. Drawing thousands of buyers each year from more than 30 channels of distribution, the sophisticated wholesale mart features a wide variety of brands, a huge selection of high-quality merchandise and a boutique-style environment that caters to its clientele with first-class amenities and VIP services

Sponsor: Pacific Market Center, 206-767-6800, 800-433-1014

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.pacificmarketcenter.com

The Heritage Cash & Carry Wholesale Market

1/15/2015 – 1/15/2015

The Aladdin Shrine Complex, Columbus, OH

Traditional and new ideas for the home & garden from America’s Finest Craftsman.

Sponsor: Heritage Markets, 717-249-9404

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.heritagemarkets.com

American Made Show – The Buyers Market of American Crafts

1/16/2015 – 1/19/2015

Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

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, it is listed by Tradeshow Week as one of the nation’s Top 200 trade shows. Wholesale to the trade only.

Sponsor: The Rosen Group, Inc., 410-889-2933, ext. 202

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americanmadeshow.com

Seattle Gift Show

1/17/2015 – 1/20/2015

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

The Seattle Gift Show is the place to see new products and proven bestsellers that cater to the eclectic tastes of the discerning Pacific Northwest consumer. Featuring a wide range of products throughout all the show’s categories including: Food Focus, Gift & Collectibles, Handcrafted, Home & Garden, Northwest Directions, Personal Style, Treasures To Go (Cash & Carry) and Vintage collection. Get Ready to shop a wide variety of giftware, decorative accessories, personal care and fashion, antiques and collectibles, gourmet foods, jewelry and more,

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.seattlegiftshow.com

Philadelphia Gift Show

1/17/2015 – 1/20/2015

New Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, PA

The nation’s largest regional gift show gives retailers from the Mid-Atlantic and TriState areas a cost-effective, convenient access to an unrivaled selection from national manufacturers, emerging companies and the region’s top sales agencies. Special product spotlights include Made in America, Souvenir & Resort, Birdwatch & Outdoor Living, Handcrafted and Home Accents.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976, 800-318-2238

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.philadelphiagiftshow.com

Army Navy Military Expo

1/17/2015 – 1/20/2015

Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV

Wholesale Army & Navy Military Surplus is a B2B trade show offering goods from the Army, Navy, tactical law enforcement, camping & outdoor industries. We pride ourselves in offering what other shows can’t: an intimate hands-on venue where orders are written and new suppliers found.

Sponsor: David Castlegrant & Associates, 800-880-2485, 810-225-9801

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.anmexpo.com

The JA New York Winter Show

1/18/2015 – 1/20/2015

Jakob J. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

For the worldwide jewelry industry, New York City is the most important destination in the United States. The Diamond District, world renowned jewelry retailers and manufacturers, plus designers, display houses, and suppliers. There is only one New York. And there is only one jewelry show at the center of it all — JA New York.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions , 646-668-3730

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ja-newyork.com

Agenda: NYC

1/19/2015 – 1/20/2015

Javits Center Hall 1A, New York, NY

A forum for the most inspired in the streetwear and action sports industries to unite. Lines speak for themselves and buyers are not intimidated by the usual overwhelming tradeshow experience. From the garage-run lines on the verge of explosion, to the well-established elite, Agenda caters to the needs of buyers and brands that exist on a higher level of design and aesthetic. With a strong emphasis in style, art, music and culture, the Agenda experience is as much a lesson as it is a tool.

Sponsor: Agenda US Headquarters, Reed Expositions USA, 213-223-5111

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.agendashow.com

Outdoor Retailer Winter Market

1/21/2015 – 1/24/2015

Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, UT

Outdoor Retailer Winter Market is committed to providing network opportunities and growing your business. Each January all the major players in winter outdoor gear get together to show off their latest and greatest wares for the season. OR Winter Market has been the launch platform for just about every groundbreaking piece of skiing, climbing, backpacking and winter gear that’s come to market. The mecca of winter outdoor gear, Outdoor Retailer Winter Market is five days of concentrated meetings between the top winter gear brands and retailers in the core outdoor industry, viewing the products that will be hitting the shelves next fall.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 800-486-2701

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.outdoorretailer.com

AVN Adult Entertainment Expo

1/21/2015 – 1/24/2015

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

Video software dealers show. The AVN Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE) is the largest event for the adult industry in North America. 

Sponsor: Home Entertainment Events, 714-338-6700

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.adultentertainmentexpo.com

Miami International Mart Show

1/25/2015 – 1/27/2015

Miami International Mart, Miami, FL

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.

Sponsor: Miami International Mart, 305-624-6623

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.martofmiami.com

Biloxi Mississippi Wholesale Gift Show

1/31/2015 – 1/2/2015

Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum, Biloxi, MS

Buyers attending the Biloxi Wholesale Gift Show will be amazed at the huge selection of new and trendy merchandise including Holiday, home dŽcor, 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.

Sponsor: Wholesale Markets Inc., 800-951-1994, 405-373-2020

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.wmigiftshows.com

Orlando Gift Show & Orlando Cash & Carry Show

1/31/2015 – 2/2/2015

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

Offering a large product selection featuring the best-selling designs and newest product introductions in general giftware, home and garden accents, gourmet gifts, party and paper goods, tabletop, holiday/seasonal collectibles, souvenir/resort merchandise, bed, bath and linen, fashion accessories and much more. Offering a wide selection of jewelry, gifts and home accents available for immediate delivery to the trade, the Orlando Cash & Carry Show offers a great way to restock too. Conveniently located in the center of the state, the Orlando Gift Show and Orlando Cash & Carry Show is easily accessible for retailers from Central and Northern Florida and the Panhandle retailers.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.orlandogiftshow.com

STYLEMAX – Summer/Fall Preview

1/31/2015 – 2/2/2015

Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

This show is a wholesale marketplace for retailers of women’s and children’s apparel and accessories. It features fall apparel and accessories.

Sponsor: Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc., 800-677-6278, 312-527-7904

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.stylemaxonline.com

NY NOW

1/31/2015 – 2/4/2015

Pier 94 Pier 94 and the Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

NY NOW features Four Collections: HOME includes furnishings textiles, decorative accessories, tabletop and gourmet; LIFESTYLE: including gifts, personal care, stationary, fashion accessories and children’s products. HANDMADE offers nearly 500 resources for handcrafted items across all merchandise categories. NY NOW NEW shines a light on new-to-the market products in the home and lifestyle categories.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3296

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nynow.com/

ASD IMPULSE

1/31/2015 – 2/4/2015

Pier 94 and the Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

Launched in 2014, IMPULSE at NY NOW showcases wholesale merchandise for vendors specializing in on-trend specialty gifts, footwear, fashion accessories, and health & beauty products. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3296

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nynow.com/

SourceNY

1/31/2015 – 2/4/2015

Pier 94, 711 12th Ave at 54th Street, New York, NY

Presenting the world’s finest producers of materials, home decor, accessories, hand crafts and gifts. SourceNY places manufacturers, artisans, and producers of gifts and decorative accessories before thousands of wholesale buyers, importers, and distributors. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3327

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.sourcenyshow.com/

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

1/31/2015 – 2/13/2015

The Gem Mall, Tucson, AZ

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

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FEBRUARY 2015

The JCK Show – Tucson

2/2/2015 – 2/7/2015

JW Marriott Tuscon Starr Pass Resort & Spa, Tuscon, AZ

America’s foremost jewelry trade show in the United States offering the broadest selection of the newest styles in finished jewelry, gemstones, loose diamonds, watches, packaging, displays, related technology and business services. JCK brings together the global jewelry industry (qualified buyers and exhibitors) annually to buy, sell, network and celebrate.

Sponsor: JCK / Reed Exhibitions, 203-840-5684, 800-257-3626

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.reedexpo.com/en/Events/3886/JCK-Tucson

F.F.A.N.Y. Collections

2/3/2015 – 2/5/2015

Hilton Midtown Hotel, New York, NY

Juried Collections and Salon & Bridge Market of contemporary footwear for the discriminating buyer. The essential venue for premier fashion footwear. 

Sponsor: Fashion Footwear Association of New York, 212-751-6422

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ffany.org

New York Shoe Expo – FFaNY

2/3/2015 – 2/5/2015

New York Hilton Midtown Hotel and FFANY Member Showrooms, New York, NY

The Fashion Footwear Association of New York is a not for profit association representing footwear manufacturers globally. This annual show includes juried collections and Salon & Bridge Markets of contemporary footwear for the discriminating buyer. The essential venue for premier fashion footwear. 

Sponsor: Fashion Footwear Association of New York, 212-751-6422

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ffany.org

OASIS Gift Show

2/6/2015 – 2/8/2015

Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ

For more than 30 years, OASIS, Inc. has been solidly established as one of the world’s greatest wholesale giftware trade shows. Hosted bi-annually each Winter and NOW Fall (September), OASIS continues to bring in talented exhibitors and over 3,000 qualified buyers annually. Buyers include retailers and other professionals in the gift industry. 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.

Sponsor: Org. Of Assoc. Salespeople In The Southwest (OASIS), 602-952-2050, 800-424-9519

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.oasis.org

Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo

2/6/2015 – 2/8/2015

Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas , NV

A gathering of quality dealers buying and selling coins and other collectibles. The most profitable, promoted and friendliest show in the West.

Sponsor: Bick International, 818-997-6496

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: shows.bickinternational.com

Halloween & Party Expo

2/6/2015 – 2/9/2015

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

The Halloween & Party Expo connects a global audience of serious buyers and sellers of Halloween, Costume and Party products. Thousands of retailers spanning single stores to mass market domestic and international chains come to the Expo to view the latest industry products and services.

Sponsor: Party Club of America, Paper First Affiliates, National Costumers Association, Halloween Industry Association, International Balloon Association, 877-347-3976

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.halloweenpartyexpo.com

New Orleans Gift & Jewelry Show – Spring

2/7/2015 – 2/9/2015

New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

Helen Brett Enterprises has been bringing buyers and sellers of gifts, jewelry and general merchandise together for over 65 years! Visit our semi annual trade shows and explore the premier marketplace for home and lifestyle products, including top brands, hot trends, and must-have merchandise for your business.

Sponsor: Helen Brett Enterprises, 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.helenbrett.com

The Atlanta Shoe Market

2/12/2015 – 2/14/2015

Cobb Galleria Center / Renaissance Waverly Hotel, Atlanta, GA

Today, more than 1800 lines of footwear, as well as accessories and handbags, are represented, from salon to branded business, including women’s, men’s, athletic and children’s. Over the years the show has built a reputation for being the industry’s most productive event, a “working show” where buyers meet with sellers and place their orders for the coming season. The show is also noted for its ease and convenience – easy to get to and convenient to work with everything under one roof.

Sponsor: Southeastern Shoe Travelers Association, 706-923-0580

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.atlantashoemarket.com

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Spring

2/13/2015 – 2/15/2015

Memphis Cook Convention Center, Memphis, TN

Helen Brett Enterprises has been bringing buyers and sellers of gifts, jewelry and general merchandise together for over 65 years! Visit our semi annual trade shows and explore the premier marketplace for home and lifestyle products, including top brands, hot trends, and must-have merchandise for your business.

Sponsor: Helen Brett Enterprises, 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.helenbrett.com

OFFPRICE

2/15/2015 – 2/18/2015

Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

OFFPRICE is a must for any retailer or merchandiser! Dynamic order-writing trades how for retail buyers and off-price specialists offering goods 20-70% below wholesale costs. Over 1,200 booths of quality merchandise including brand new and trending merchandise

Sponsor: Off-Price Specialist Center, 262-782-1600

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.offpriceshow.com

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2/17/2015 – 2/19/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Focusing on Fast Fashion, retail’s hottest market category, WSA @ MAGIC is the industry’s standalone resource for Fast Fashion Footwear. Drawing a global base of companies and buyers from over 100 countries, WSA @ MAGIC boosts efficiency with adjacent access to FN PLATFORM, MAGIC’s branded footwear forum, and WWDMAGIC, the premier destination for womens and juniors apparel

Sponsor: Magic International, Advanstar, 310-857-7500

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.magiconline.com/wsa-at-magic

MAGIC

2/17/2015 – 2/19/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center / Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

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). 

Sponsor: MAGIC International Advanstar Global, 877-554-4834, 218-740-7092

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.magiconline.com

S.L.A.T.E. Mens/Wear, Street Unlimited

2/17/2015 – 2/19/2015

Mandalay Bay Convention Center , Las Vegas, NV

S.L.A.T.E. is a juried assortment of eclectic and sophisticated brands that established themselves within the skate, surf and street communities and are steadily making their way into the mainstream with all the fashion and attitude of the hipsters, artists and musicians who’ve inspired them. Now housed at the state-of-the-art Mandalay Bay Convention Center S.L.A.T.E. offers the best of both worlds – the autonomy of a separate show with it’s own look and feel plus the adjacency to The Project Global Tradeshow and the benefit of being a part of the largest fashion trade event in the world.

Sponsor: MAGIC International, Advanstar, 877-554-4834, 218-740-7092

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.magiconline.com

Camex – Marketplace Expo

2/22/2015 – 2/24/2015

Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, Dallas, TX

CAMEX is the largest trade show in the collegiate retailing industry and attracts qualified buyers from more than 1,100 college stores each year, reaching millions of college students across the U.S. and Canada. Exhibitors at CAMEX represent over 100 product categories including the following: gifts, insignia, apparel, backpacks, office & school supplies, computer hardware & software, books/course materials, food & convenience items, services such as catalog & store design consulting.

Sponsor: National Association of College Stores, 800-622-7498, 440-775-7777

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nacs.org

Accessories The Show

2/23/2015 – 2/25/2015

The Venetian Hotel / Sands Expo, Las Vegas, NV

The world’s largest and longest running juried all-accessories trade event. Showcases fashion resources from virtually every accessory product category. New York editions run concurrently with Stitch and MRket.

Sponsor: Business Journals, Inc., 866-696-6020, 212-710-7412

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.accessoriestheshow.com

Coterie

2/23/2015 – 2/25/2015

Jacob Javits Center, New York, NY

An International fashion exhibition in the U.S. featuring contemporary to traditional women’s ready-to-wear. Twice a year in NYC, concurrent with Sole Commerce and TMRW.

Sponsor: ENK International, 212-759-8055

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.enkshows.com/coterie

The Gathering

2/24/2015 – 2/25/2015

Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, FL

The Key Accounts Gathering is organized by Urban Expositions, a leading producer of gift, souvenir and resort merchandise trade shows. With a successful track record bringing buyers and sellers together in a cost-effective and convenient settings, the company has first-hand experience with this type of specialized trade show concept. The Gathering, Urban Expositions’ invitation-only event for the souvenir and resort industry has firmly established itself as the must-attend event among the category’s top decision-makers.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 312-470-1167

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.urban-expo.com

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MARCH 2015

Shoe Market of Americas Conference

3/1/2015 – 3/3/2015

Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Shoe and Accessories Market.

Sponsor: Shoe Market of the Americas, 786-331-9000

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.smota.com

ASD Las Vegas

3/1/2015 – 3/4/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Since 1961, ASD has grown into one of the nation’s largest merchandise trade events in the industry, with over 2,800 exhibitors & 45,000 retailers from all over the world attending the bi-annual events, held in March & August. ASD is a robust and growing marketplace covering seven distinct categories all in one efficient, consumer-products trade show. 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 & Affordable Fashion, Apparel & Footwear, Jewelry / Cash & Carry, Health & Beauty, Toys & Novelty, General Merchandise, and SourceDirect.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 1-800-748-5058, 323-817-1993

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.asdonline.com

Midwest Market Days Chicago

3/1/2015 – 3/4/2015

Regent Showroom, 8999 Palmer St., River Grove, IL

The Midwest Market Days trade show is conveniently located in the Midwest only 10 minutes from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Buyers from independent retailers, mass merchants and wholesale distributors enjoy the concise, comfortable, casual buying atmosphere. View thousands of closeout and direct import general merchandise items across a wide variety of product categories. Spend more time with vendors buying and viewing product rather than walking endlessly, in a huge convention center. We provide complimentary breakfast and buffet lunch to all buyers and shuttle transportation to other participating showroom locations just minutes away.

Sponsor: Regent Products Corp., 916-376-9437

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.midwestmarketdays.com

Global Pet Expo

3/4/2015 – 3/6/2015

Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

2,000 booth (20,000 nsf) Trade Show for professional pet product buyers.

Sponsor: American Pet Products Merchandise Association & PIDA, 203-532-0000

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.globalpetexpo.org

Trends The Apparel Show

3/5/2015 – 3/9/2015

Edmonton Expo Center (Northlands), Edmonton, Canada, AB

Trade show for Western Canadian independent retailers of apparel and shoes. TRENDS The Apparel Show is the first event of its kind in Canada that involves the participation of Wholesale sales representatives showing Men’s, Ladies, Children’s, Sports, Street, Work, Western Wear and Shoe lines.

Sponsor: A.M.W.A.A. – Alberta Mens Wear Agents Association, 780-484-7541

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.trendsapparel.com

Gatlinburg Apparel & Jewelry Market

3/7/2015 – 3/9/2015

Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, TN

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.

Sponsor: The Norton Shows, 865-436-6151

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nortonshows.com

Atlanta Spring Gift, Accessories & Holiday Market

3/13/2015 – 3/15/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Wholesale Order-writing market with general gift, home furnishings, jewelry, fashion accessories, garden, bath and body product, children’s product. Also includes jewelry cash & carry section.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

The Heritage Cash & Carry Wholesale Market

3/19/2015 – 3/20/2015

The Aladdin Shrine Complex, Columbus, OH

Traditional and new ideas for the home & garden from America’s Finest Craftsman.

Sponsor: Heritage Markets, 717-249-9404

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.heritagemarkets.com

TransWorld’s Annual Halloween, & Attractions Show

3/19/2015 – 3/22/2015

America’s Center, St. Louis, MO

Dedicated to the Halloween and Haunt industry, the show brings together buyers and sellers of products, and services for the attractions, haunt and retail industry fro the Halloween season.

Sponsor: TransWorld Exhibits, Inc., 800-323-5462

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.haashow.com

Portland Gift & Accessories Show 

3/20/2015 – 3/22/2015

Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR

The Portland Gift & Accessories Show is open to the retail buying trade only. It features a variety of giftware, decorative accessories, personal and fashion accessories, home decor, garden & outdoor product, one-of-a-kind, handmade merchandise, antiques and collectibles, tableware and fine jewelry.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976, 678-370-0360

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.urban-expo.com/485/portland_gift_&_accessories_show_%7C_home.htm

The Las Vegas Halloween Show

3/30/2015 – 4/1/2015

Rio Suites Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Buyers come from all over the world to see this show. The tone of the show definitely leans to the sexy and adult Halloween costumes. 

Sponsor: Specialty Trade Show, 305-663-6635

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.spectrade.com

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APRIL 2015

OASIS Albuquerque Gift Show

4/9/2015 – 4/10/2015

Albuquerque Convention Center, Albuquerque, NM

More than 34 years of quality shows in the Phoenix area, the OASIS Albuquerque Gift Show offers success, opportunity, and convenience to buyers by featuring an expansive product selection and one-of-a-kind handmade gifts. OASIS exhibitors offer trend setting general merchandise, works imports, home dŽcor, jewelry, Native American arts and crafts, western flair and southwestern gifts. OASIS is dedicated to providing a profitable wholesale gift marketplace at home and away!Buyers include retailers and other professionals in the gift industry.

Sponsor: Org. Of Assoc. Salespeople In The Southwest (OASIS), 602-952-2050, 800-424-9519

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.oasis.org

AmericasMart PREMIERE

4/9/2015 – 4/13/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Fashion takes a new runway staged and spot lit for design innovation this April at AmericasMart®-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.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

America’s Family Pet Expo

4/10/2015 – 4/12/2015

OC Fair & Event Center, Costa Mesa, CA

For the pet loving public (over 40,000 people in attendance). Dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles, pigs, llamas and more! The purpose of this show is to bring together all elements of the companion animal world and to promote responsible pet ownership. Demonstrations, speakers, product exhibits, hobbyist shows and contests.

Sponsor: World Wide Pet Industry Association, 626-447-2222

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.petexpooc.com

New Orleans Spring Gem, Jewelry & Bead Show

4/10/2015 – 4/12/2015

Pontchartrain Center, Kenner, LA

Wholesale/retail trade shows that are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC featuring fine jewelers, fashion jewelers, beads, beading suppliers, and more. Buyers can shop with confidence where they’ll find a great variety of products with the finest quality at the lowest prices. Take advantage of additional savings, by joining our mailing list below to receive exhibitor discount coupons, admission discounts, and advanced show notices for the shows of your choice! It’s not just a show, it’s a Great Experience!

Sponsor: AKS Gem Shows, 866-AKS-SHOW, 504-455-6101

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.aksshow.com

Denver Apparel and Accessory Market

4/10/2015 – 4/13/2015

Denver Merchandise Mart Complex, Denver, CO

The Denver Mart’s Apparel and Accessories shows are the gateway to the Rocky Mountains’ fashion industry; with six Apparel Markets annually, we are the “go-to destination” for the discerning retailer of women’s, children’s and men’s apparel, and footwear, as well as fine and fashion jewelry and accessories. Source for new lines and the latest trends; enjoy our friendly service, complimentary luncheons, dinners, fashion shows, seminars and other events – all produced to inform, inspire, provide market insight and overviews, as well as networking opportunities. Show runs in Jan, February, April. June, August and October. Contact [email protected] for dates, call (800) 289-6278 or visit www.denvermart.com. Note: June show held in conjunction with Denver Market Days (Gift Market), February and August shows are held in conjunction with The Denver Gift, Home, Jewelry & Resort Show – providing additional exposure, resources, and opportunities.

Sponsor: Denver Merchandise Mart, 303-292-6278 ext. 5225

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.denvermart.com

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

4/12/2015 – 4/13/2015

Ramada Inn Mall of America & Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

Mid-South Jewelry & Accessories Fair – Spring

4/17/2015 – 4/19/2015

Memphis Cook Convention Center, Memphis, TN

Helen Brett Enterprises has been bringing buyers and sellers of gifts, jewelry and general merchandise together for over 65 years! Visit our semi annual trade shows and explore the premier marketplace for home and lifestyle products, including top brands, hot trends, and must-have merchandise for your business.

Sponsor: Helen Brett Enterprises, 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.helenbrett.com

Museum Store Association Museum Expo

4/17/2015 – 4/20/2015

Connecticut Covention Center, Hartford, CT

The MSA Retail Conference and Expo is the only conference and tradeshow specifically for retailers at museums, historical sites, botanic gardens, aquariums, zoos, libraries and more. 

Sponsor: Museum Store Association, 303-504-9223 ext. 20

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.museumdistrict.com

Miami International Mart Show

4/19/2015 – 4/21/2015

Miami International Mart, Miami Gardens, FL

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. 

Sponsor: Miami International Mart, 305-624-6623

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.martofmiami.com/show_info.html

Asia America Trade Show Miami

4/21/2015 – 4/23/2015

Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL

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.

Sponsor: Michael Finocchiaro, 305-262-3200

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.acsshow.org

Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo

4/24/2015 – 4/26/2015

Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

A gathering of quality dealers buying and selling coins, stamps and other collectibles. The most profitable, promoted and friendliest shows in the West.

Sponsor: Bick International, 818-997-6496

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: shows.bickinternational.com

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MAY 2015

Value Merchandise Expo

5/3/2015 – 5/5/2015

Atlantic Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ

General / Variety Merchandise, Closeouts, Toys, Novelty, Gift, Jewelry. A value-priced marketplace. Our events are well-timed for the peak retail seasons: New Year, Summer, and Winter Holiday. A trade show for sellers to showcase their products and retailers alike to source products for the seasonal demands.

Sponsor: Value Merchandise Expo, LLC, 877-248-5327, 562-988-9040

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.vpexpo.com

OFFPRICE

5/3/2015 – 5/5/2015

Gotham Hotel, New York, NY

OFFPRICE is a must for any retailer or merchandiser! Dynamic order-writing tradeshow for retail buyers and off-price specialists offering goods 20-70% below wholesale costs. Over 500 booths of quality merchandise including brand new and trending merchandise

Sponsor: Off-Price Specialist Center, 262-782-1600

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.offpriceshow.com

Atlanta Spring Immediate Delivery Show

5/5/2015 – 5/7/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Cash & Carry Show Open To The Trade. Discover unique products across all price points. It’s the largest cash and carry yet, and it’s all ready to take with you!

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

SPREE East Specialty Retail Entrepreneur Expo & Conference

5/17/2015 – 5/19/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

The show for the $12 billion cart & kiosk industry, the fastest growing segment of retail today. SPREE offers one-stop shopping for specialty retailers looking for products, locations and services. As an exhibitor you will have the unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with both established retailers and entrepreneurs who are interested in starting a retail venture.

Sponsor: Specialty Retail Report, 800-936-6297, 781-312-1055

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.spreeshow.com

National Stationery Show

5/17/2015 – 5/20/2015

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

The comprehensive source for greeting cards, social stationery and related lifestyle products, the NSS features nearly 900 exhibiting companies and attracts some 11,000 buyers worldwide. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3394, 800-272-7469

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nationalstationeryshow.com

SIGNATURE MIX MARKETPLACE

5/17/2015 – 5/20/2015

Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

Three shows in one, the Signature Mix showcases the National Stationary Show, GIFT IT, and the Creative & Lifestyle Arts show. Providing a unique combination of lifestyle products, the shows offer perfect selection and timing for wholesale buyers to stock up on these must-have items for the upcoming holiday season.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3394

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.signaturemixny.com/

The JCK Show – Las Vegas

5/26/2015 – 6/1/2015

Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

America’s foremost jewelry trade show in the United States offering the broadest selection of the newest styles in finished jewelry, gemstones, loose diamonds, watches, packaging, displays, related technology and business services. JCK brings together the global jewelry industry (qualified buyers and exhibitors) annually to buy, sell, network and celebrate.

Sponsor: JCK / Reed Exhibitions, 203-840-5684, 800-257-3626

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.jcklasvegasshow.com

Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo

5/29/2015 – 5/31/2015

Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

A gathering of quality dealers buying and selling coins and other collectibles. The most profitable, promoted and friendliest show in the West.

Sponsor: Bick International, 818-997-6496

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: shows.bickinternational.com

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JUNE 2015

F.F.A.N.Y. New York Shoe Expo

6/2/2015 – 6/4/2015

Hilton New York and FFANY Member Showrooms, New York, NY

This show features the fabulous collections of the Fashion Footwear Association of New York. The show is the essential trade show for all manufacturers and retailers, representing 800 women’s, men’s and children’s brands.

Sponsor: Fashion Footwear Association of New York, 212-751-6422

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ffany.org

Dallas Apparel & Accessories

6/3/2015 – 6/6/2015

Dallas Market Center, Dallas, TX

From classic looks to contemporary edge, the Dallas Apparel & Accessories Market showcases more apparel and accessories in more categories each January, March, June, August and October. In addition to the permanent showrooms inside FashionCenterDallas®, buyers will discover a wide range of temporary exhibitors in SCENE, the juried temporary show on the 13th floor of the World Trade Center, in the STRUT-Dallas Shoes show on 13, and in Temps on 12 featuring young contemporary, women’s apparel, accessories and Western styles.

Sponsor: Dallas Market Center , 214-655-6183, 800-325-6587

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.dallasmarketcenter.com

All Sports Super Show

6/5/2015 – 6/7/2015

Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL

The All Sports Super Show is a statewide, national and international marketing trade show event for manufacturers, suppliers, retailers, dealers and distributors of sports equipment, supplies, products, apparel, sportswear and recreational, fitness, nutritional and related products.

Sponsor: Michael Finocchiaro, 305-262-3200

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.allsportssupershow.com

Gatlinburg Apparel & Jewelry Market

6/6/2015 – 6/8/2015

Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, TN

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.

Sponsor: The Norton Shows, 865-436-6151

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nortonshows.com

Miami International Mart Show

6/7/2015 – 6/9/2015

Miami International Mart, Miami Gardens, FL

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. 

Sponsor: Miami International Mart, 305-624-6623

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.martofmiami.com/show_info.html

Licensing International Expo

6/9/2015 – 6/11/2015

Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Offering exhibits of properties representing characters, nostalgia, interactive and animation, team logos, entertainment & personalities, brand extension, lifestyle properties, original artwork/designs, trademarks, apparel based licensing, as well as support services offered by licensing agents and consultants. 

Sponsor: Advanstar Communications, Inc., 888-644-2022, 212-951-6612

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.licensingexpo.com

Atlanta Women’s & Children’s Apparel/Accessories Market featuring Bridal

6/11/2015 – 6/14/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

This show offers fashions to retailers of women’s and children’s apparel.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

AmericasMart PREMIERE

6/11/2015 – 6/14/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Fashion takes a new runway staged and spot lit for design innovation this April at AmericasMart®-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.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

Vapor World Expo

6/17/2015 – 6/18/2015

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL

The emerging vapor market will be the focus of this two-day event. Supported by industry publications and associations, the show is expected to feature more than 200 suppliers of vapor products and accessories. Bringing together a mix of Manufacturers, Distributors, Wholesalers and Retailers, Vapor World Expo is the place where vapor products & accessories will be launched and business will be done!

Sponsor: Tobacco Media Group, 203-483-5774- Show Management

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.vaporworldexpo.com

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JULY 2015

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

7/10/2015 – 7/12/2015

Embassy Suites/Lovinia/Novi, Detroit, MI

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 ****

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

TransWorld’s Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories (JF&A) Summer

7/16/2015 – 7/19/2015

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL

Show features all types of jewelry including gold, platinum, silver, diamonds and gemstones. Fashion including sportswear, furs, leather apparel and neckwear. Accessories such as belts, scarves, handbags, sunglasses, wallets, watches and eye wear. Home decor including giftware, cookware, housewares and gourmet food. Pre-registration is FREE. On-site registration has a small fee

Sponsor: TransWorld Exhibits, Inc., 847-446-8434, 800-323-5462

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.tweshows.com

Gem & Lapidary Trade Show

7/23/2015 – 7/26/2015

Watauga Festival Center, Franklin, NC

This show specializes in gems, jewelry lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

The JA New York Summer Show

7/26/2015 – 7/28/2015

Jakob J. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

For the worldwide jewelry industry, New York City is the most important destination in the United States. The Diamond District, world renowned jewelry retailers and manufacturers, plus designers, display houses, and suppliers. There is only one New York. And there is only one jewelry show at the center of it all — JA New York. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions , 646-668-3730

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ja-newyork.com

Pittsburgh Gift Show

7/27/2015 – 7/29/2015

Monroeville Convention Center, Monroeville, PA

Wholesale show (to trade only) featuring gifts, souvenirs, housewares, floral, baby & children’s goods, jewelry, stationary etc. including Cash & Carry section.

Sponsor: Coral Productions, Inc., 585-254-2580 ext. 231, 800-997-GIFT

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.coralproductions.com

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

7/30/2015 – 8/2/2015

Cross Street Commerce Center, Spruce Pine, NC

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo

7/31/2015 – 8/2/2015

Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

A gathering of quality dealers buying and selling coins and other collectibles. The most profitable, promoted and friendliest show in the West.

Sponsor: Bick International, 818-997-6496

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: shows.bickinternational.com

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AUGUST 2015

Imprinted Sportswear Show – Las Vegas

8/2/2015 – 8/4/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Join us at the Las Vegas Imprinted Sportswear show. The Las Vegas apparel trade show features screen printing and embroidery, with designs only limited by one’s imagination. The show features screen printing demonstrations along with multi-head embroidery machines that can produce 12 caps or bags, with the same design, at the same time. The apparel trade show also features the threads, specialty foil, rhinestone designs and laser cutters that embellish caps, t-shirts, sweatshirts and more. The apparel trade show also shows an extensive variety of blank apparel ready for customization. Attendees can choose from over 60 colors of t-shirts from small to 6X, plus baby apparel, pet appeal, bags, caps, aprons, bib overalls and more.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 1-800-933-8735

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.issshows.com

ASD Las Vegas

8/2/2015 – 8/5/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Since 1961, ASD has grown into one of the nation’s largest merchandise trade events in the industry, with over 2,800 exhibitors & 45,000 retailers from all over the world attending the bi-annual events, held in March & August. ASD is a robust and growing marketplace that brings more than 2,800 vendors together in one efficient, consumer-products trade show. 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 & Affordable Fashion, Apparel & Footwear, Jewelry / Cash & Carry, Health & Beauty, Toys & Novelty, General Merchandise, and SourceDirect. 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.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 1-800-748-5058, 323-817-1993

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.asdonline.com

SourceDirect

8/2/2015 – 8/5/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

SourceDirect at ASD is THE destination for importers, distributors, wholesalers and product professionals fo all kinds. Connect directly with global contract manufacturers and source your merchandise direct from the factory. Showcasing manufacturers in multiple merchandise categories including Gifts & Toys, Fashion Accessories, Apparel, Footwear, Health & Beauty, Novelties, General Merchandise, and much more.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 1-800-748-5058, 323-817-1993

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.asdonline.com

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

8/5/2015 – 8/9/2015

Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, UT

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market has proven to be the leading growth vehicle for retailers and brands of outdoor gear interested in progressing and advancing into multiple channels of the outdoor products marketplace. Summer Market is the outdoor products show where orders are written, new accounts are found, connections are made and brands are launched. From small shops and regional chains, to the largest national and international retailers – Summer Market attracts thousands of buyers and senior level decision makers that are looking for outdoor products, services, brands, fresh ideas, apparel launches, and outdoor innovation. Summer Market is where the latest technical innovations of outdoor gear are found. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 949-226-5794

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.outdoorretailer.com

AmericasMart PREMIERE

8/13/2015 – 8/17/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Fashion takes a new runway staged and spot lit for design innovation this April at AmericasMart®-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.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall

8/14/2015 – 8/16/2015

Memphis Cook Convention Center, Memphis, TN

Helen Brett Enterprises has been bringing buyers and sellers of gifts, jewelry and general merchandise together for over 65 years! Visit our semi annual trade shows and explore the premier marketplace for home and lifestyle products, including top brands, hot trends, and must-have merchandise for your business. 

Sponsor: Helen Brett Enterprises, 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.helenbrett.com

Army Navy Military Expo

8/15/2015 – 8/18/2015

Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV

Wholesale Army & Navy Military Surplus is a B2B trade show offering goods from the Army, Navy, tactical law enforcement, camping & outdoor industries. We pride ourselves in offering what other shows can’t: an intimate hands-on venue where orders are written and new suppliers found. 

Sponsor: David Castlegrant & Associates, 800-880-2485, 810-225-9801

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.anmexpo.com

NY NOW

8/15/2015 – 8/19/2015

Pier 94 and the Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

NY NOW features Four Collections: HOME includes furnishings textiles, decorative accessories, tabletop and gourmet; LIFESTYLE: including gifts, personal care, stationary, fashion accessories and children’s products. HANDMADE offers nearly 500 resources for handcrafted items across all merchandise categories. NY NOW NEW shines a light on new-to-the market products in the home and lifestyle categories. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3296

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nynow.com/

ASD IMPULSE

8/15/2015 – 8/19/2015

Pier 94 and the Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

Launched in 2014, IMPULSE at NY NOW showcases wholesale merchandise for vendors specializing in on-trend specialty gifts, footwear, fashion accessories, and health & beauty products. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3296

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nynow.com/

SourceNY

8/15/2015 – 8/19/2015

Pier 94, 711 12th Ave at 54th Street, New York, NY

Presenting the world’s finest producers of materials, home decor, accessories, hand crafts and gifts. SourceNY places manufacturers, artisans, and producers of gifts and decorative accessories before thousands of wholesale buyers, importers, and distributors. 

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 914-421-3327

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.sourcenyshow.com/

OFFPRICE

8/16/2015 – 8/19/2015

Sands Expo Center at Venetian, Las Vegas, NV

OFFPRICE is a must for any retailer or merchandiser! Dynamic order-writing trades how for retail buyers and off-price specialists offering goods 20-70% below wholesale costs. Over 1,200 booths of quality merchandise including brand new and trending merchandise 

Sponsor: Off-Price Specialist Center, 262-782-1600

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.offpriceshow.com

New Orleans Gift & Jewelry Show – Fall 

8/21/2015 – 8/24/2015

New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

Helen Brett Enterprises has been bringing buyers and sellers of gifts, jewelry and general merchandise together for over 65 years! Visit our semi annual trade shows and explore the premier marketplace for home and lifestyle products, including top brands, hot trends, and must-have merchandise for your business.

Sponsor: Helen Brett Enterprises, 800-541-8171, 630-241-9865 ext. 22

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.helenbrett.com

Fort Lauderdale Gift Show

8/29/2015 – 9/1/2015

Broward County Conv. Ctr., Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Custom-tailored to meet the specialized buying needs of gift and resort retailers from South Florida and the Caribbean.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ftlauderdalegiftshow.com

Miami International Mart Show

8/30/2015 – 9/1/2015

Miami International Mart, Miami Gardens, FL

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. 

Sponsor: Miami International Mart, 305-624-6623

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.martofmiami.com/show_info.html

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SEPTEMBER 2015

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

9/10/2015 – 9/13/2015

Holiday Inn Palo Verde/Holidome, Tucson, AZ

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

OASIS Gift Show

9/11/2015 – 9/12/2015

Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ

For more than 30 years, OASIS, Inc. has been solidly established as one of the world’s greatest wholesale giftware trade shows. Hosted bi-annually each Winter (January) and NOW Fall (September), OASIS continues to bring in talented exhibitors and over 3,000 qualified buyers annually. Buyers include retailers and other professionals in the gift industry. 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.

Sponsor: Org. Of Assoc. Salespeople In The Southwest (OASIS), 602-952-2050, 800-424-9519

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.oasis.org

Gatlinburg Apparel & Jewelry Market

9/12/2015 – 9/12/2015

Gatlinburg Convention Center, Gatlinburg, TN

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.

Sponsor: The Norton Shows, 865-436-6151

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.nortonshows.com

Association of Zoos & Aquariums Annual Conference 

9/17/2015 – 9/21/2015

Utah’s Hogle Zoo, Salt Lake City, UT

This is the premier event for zoo and aquarium professionals, bringing together leaders in the AZA community to network with peers, explore ideas and best practices, share successful programs, and learn about new technologies and services. Attendees are guaranteed to be challenged with vibrant speakers from inside and outside the community, expert-led programming, face-to-face meetings with colleagues, more than 150 service providers in the Exhibit Hall, exciting networking and social events, and the famous Zoo Day.

Sponsor: Association of Zoos & Aquariums, 301-562-0777

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.aza.org

Total Pet Expo

9/18/2015 – 9/20/2015

Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ

A three day event which includes the opportunity to meet with the major suppliers of pet products, free educational seminars, prizes and contests. The event is open only to retailers who wish to purchase pet and pet related products.

Sponsor: Backer (H.H.) Associates, Inc. Journal Multimedia, 312-578-1818

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.hhbacker.com

Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show

9/26/2015 – 10/2/2015

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Provides retailers with the most comprehensive selection souvenir and resort products, including destination, resort and tourist merchandise, souvenirs, t-shirts, beach items, coastal and nautical, lake, mountain and lodge, ski-themed products, destination, logo products, shell items, giftware, jewelry/fashion accessories, toys/games and more.

Sponsor: Urban Expositions, 678-285-3976 ext. 334, 678-370-0034

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.lvsouvenirshow.com

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

9/27/2015 – 9/28/2015

Ramada Inn Mall of America Hotel and Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

Asia America Trade Show Miami

9/27/2015 – 9/29/2015

Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL

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.

Sponsor: Michael Finocchiaro, 305-262-3200

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.acsshow.org

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OCTOBER 2015

AmericasMart PREMIERE

10/15/2015 – 10/19/2015

AmericasMart*Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Fashion takes a new runway staged and spot lit for design innovation this April at AmericasMart®-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.

Sponsor: AmericasMart Atlanta, 404-220-2234

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.americasmart.com

Gem, Jewelry & Lapidary Trade Show

10/23/2015 – 10/25/2015

Osceola Heritage Park, Orlando, FL

This show specializes in gems, jewelry, lapidary equipment and specimens. **** ALL G&LW SHOWS ARE WHOLESALE ONLY – COPY OF BUSINESS OR RESALE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED 

Sponsor: Gem & Lapidary Wholesalers, Inc., 601-879-8832

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.glwshows.com

JA International Special Delivery Show

10/26/2015 – 10/28/2015

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

The Special Delivery Show is perfectly timed for retailers who are looking to fill their showcases with the latest the jewelry industry has to offer right before the busy holiday season. The last opportunity of the year to discover more than 450 of the world’s finest jewelry manufacturers and designers and stock up on the most current selection of fine jewelry, gifts and timepieces in one place and… just in time for the holiday season.

Sponsor: Emerald Expositions, 646-668-3730

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: www.ja-newyork.com

Coin, Currency & Stamp Expo

10/30/2015 – 11/1/2015

Orleans Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

A gathering of quality dealers buying and selling coins and other collectibles. The most profitable, promoted and friendliest show in the West.

Sponsor: Bick International, 818-997-6496

For more information and to register for this show, please visit: shows.bickinternational.com