Trade Fairs/Trade Shows, Exhibitions, Conferences
The Agenda Trade Show is 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 a tool.
Venue: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, CA, USA
Accessories the Show
New York & Las Vegas
We are the only juried, all-accessories trade event in the fashion capital of the U.S., not to mention the entire country. Our specific focus attracts thousands of fine specialty buyers whose time is precious and whose budgets are carefully planned. The support of Accessories magazine, our sister publication, is evidenced in seasonal Line Previews which reach 22,000 buyers before the opening of each of our tri-annual editions.
Venue: Javits Center, New York, USA
Venue: The Venetian, Las Vegas, USA
AmericasMart Atlanta is the apparel mart, gift market, home accents, home furnishings and area rugs showcase for retail buyers and wholesalers seeking a fresh, global exchange arena.
Venue: AmericasMart Atlanta, US
Architectural Digest Home Design Show
A world of design inspiration awaits at the 9th annual Architectural Digest Home Design Show. Explore the latest ideas and products for the home—from furniture and lighting to kitchens and baths. Whether starting from scratch or searchin for that single object to finish a room, the Show promises to introduce you to something you simply have to bring home, no matter what your budget.
Venue: Pier 94, NYC, USA
Trade fair for childrens apparel, accessories, footwear and gifts
Organiser: ENK International
Venue: Javits Center, New York, USA
Class Trade Show
Premium brands will now get to exhibit in an environment that is inviting, intimate, entertaining, interactive, eco-conscious and discerning - with Santa Monica beach as a setting. These elements combined will establish Class as one of most coveted and inspirational fashion events worldwide. This atmosphere will provide exhibitors and buyers a means to connect as community. Additionally, capturing today’s fashion and lifestyle mix, Class will integrate a discriminating selection of music, art, innovative design, an organic tea and coffee garden, organic food, wellness treatments will be available, and full concierge services.
Venue: Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Cosmoprof North America
Cosmoprof North America is the most comprehensive and international professional beauty industry show on the continent. From manufacturers to distributors, salon owners to spa professionals, importers to retail buyers, more than 20,000 industry professionals visit Cosmoprof North America's four pavilions: Cosmetics & Personal Care, Packaging, Contract Manufacturing & Private Labels, Wellness & Spa, Professional Hair, Nail & Tools.
Venue: Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
International lingerie and swim show, Las Vegas, New York.
Over 250 brands featuring: swimwear, lingerie, men’s, sleepwear, loungwear, shapewear, hosiery, maternity, and plus size.
Designers & Agents
Designers & Agents is an independent, international alternative marketplace for over 1000 collections and thousands of retailers who define the cutting edge in fashion and lifestyle. Identifying emerging talent and creating an intimate, synergistic environment that fosters relationships between designers and buyers, each of D&A's Spring and Fall shows in Los Angeles and New York (which typically attract 3000 retail and media visitors) are pre-edited, art-directed, and merchandised to create a sense of camaraderie and discovery.
Dwell on Design
Dwell on Design is the preeminent modern design show for the design trade on the West Coast - a great forum for meeting colleagues, learning about new design materials and processes and also earning Continuing Education credits.
A range of professional and trade associations choose to host an exhibit presence, member events and/or offer continuing education at Dwell on Design. Examples include:
American Institute of Architects Los Angeles Chapter - AIA/LA
American Institute of Architects (National) - AIA
American Society of Interior Designers Los Angeles Chapter - ASID LA
The Building Industry Association of Southern California - BIASC
The Building Industry Show - BIS
ENK International Trade Shows
International Trade Shows for Men, Women & Children
Enk International is the leading fashion trade show in the United States. ENK is located in New York City.
For over six years, FAME has served the fashion industry by staging a serious order writing show. Located in Manhattan - the heart of New York City, this Spring/Summer 2008 FAME will present over 350 booths of fresh, innovative and established lines with a significant focus on the ever evolving and exciting world of the Junior, Young Contemporary market as well as strong selection of immediate resources in our growing Fashion2Go component of the show.
Fashion Footwear Association of New York (FFANY)
FFANY’s primary focus is producing the tradeshows: The New York Shoe Expo held at Pier 94 Convention Center and the Hilton New York hotel and the FFANY Collections held in FFANY member showrooms. The goal of these tradeshows is to create one marketplace in New York City, the fashion capital of the world, where exhibiting footwear manufacturers and attending retailers can efficiently buy, sell and develop business networks.
Venue: Pier 94 (12th Ave & 55th St), Hilton New York Hotel and FFANY Member showrooms, New York, USA
Fine Furnishings Shows
Furniture show in Baltimore Maryland, Providence Rhode Island and Milwauke, Wisconsin. A furniture show showcasing custom furniture, furnishings, lighting, textiles, ceramics, glass, metals, scultpure, and more from juried artists.
George Little Management, LLC
George Little Management, LLC has nearly a century history of managing and producing quality trade shows for the gift and other industries.
Greenbuild International Conference and Expo
The annual Greenbuild International Conference and Expo was launched in 2002 as the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to green building. If designing, building, living and working in green buildings is important to you, you're in good company.
Greenbuild is a great opportunity to build new relationships and connect with your colleagues from throughout the industry and around the world. Join thousands of other people who agree that green building is a good idea and good for business.
Greenbuild features three days of inspiring speakers, invaluable networking opportunities, industry showcases, LEED workshops and tours of the host city’s green buildings. Don’t miss your chance to be part of Greenbuild. This event sells out every year. From the moment the program begins, one can feel the excitement in the air.
High Point - International Home Furnishings Market
The International Home Furnishings Market is the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world, bringing more than 80,000 people to High Point every six months. High Point's rise as a furniture manufacturing center began in the 1880s and its beginnings as a center for furniture marketing began soon after.
IBS New York
The International Beauty Show New York has been the industry’s preeminent beauty show for more than 80 years. With an exhibit floor featuring more than 500 companies, attendees see the latest professional hair, skin, nail, tool and equipment products. The solid, career-enhancing education program offers free classes in haircutting, styling and coloring; dressing long hair; working with different hair textures; applying makeup; salon and business seminars, and more.
Venue: Jacob Javits Convention Center, NYC, USA
International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF)
North America's singular showcase for contemporary design, design trends.
During four days, the Fair's 145,000 net square feet (14,500 net square meters) will teem with more than 23,000 interior designers, architects, retailers, facility managers, wholesalers, store design professionals, hotel and restaurant designers, manufacturers, students, and members of the general public.
More than 500 exhibitors will display contemporary furniture, seating, lighting, carpet and flooring, wall coverings, textiles, accessories, kitchen and bath, outdoor furniture, and materials for residential and commercial interiors. The combination of domestic and international exhibitors provides easy access to the best and hippest home and contract products. The ICFF creates a global nexus of design: the Fair welcomes representatives from countries as diverse as Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom, and U.S. Contingents from five nations will also make the annual quest to this celebrated design hub: BEDG (British European Design Group), Brazilian Trade Bureau (Brazil), Federlegno-Arredo (Italy), ICEX (Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade), and Royal Danish Consulate General (Denmark).
Venue: Javits Center, New York, USA
IFJAG, The International Fashion Jewelry and Accessory Group, is an association of manufacturers, importers and representatives in the fashion jewelry, accessory and gift industries. The source of manufacturers, designers and importers. We have been sponsoring trade shows for many years. The goals of IFJAG include conducting trade shows in appropriate locations for its members and customers at minimum cost. Over 200 lines are represented at IFJAGs shows.
Interior Lifestyle USA
Ambiente USA / Heimtextil USA
International Showcase featuring Home Textiles, Home Accents and Interior Décor products
International Hair and Beauty Show
International Hair and Nail Show is a high tech, multicultural educational trade show offering the newest and most advanced approach to the professional market in salon retailing, manufacturing, and distribution.
Internation Salon & Spa Expo (ISSE)
Produced by the Professional Beauty Association (PBA), ISSE is the largest beauty event on the West Coast and is globally recognized as one of the premiere events in North America! ISSE is committed to providing salon/spa owners, salon/spa professionals, nail technicians and skin care specialists with a world-class educational and shopping experience.
I Saloni WorldWide New York
I Saloni WorldWide made their debut in New York, center of innovation and dynamism par excellence. Commercial and cultural capital of the United States, New York also expresses the best of thet nations's furniture production and design. There, I Saloni WorldWide feature every year a wide range of furnishings of the most innovative contemporary design, produced by the most important Italian manufacturers.
LENY - London Edge in New York
The Streetwear, Alternative, Rock & Cult Fashion Trade Show... from London to New York. LENY came about as a result of years of encouragement from the US contingent at Londonedge. The profile of the show will be about fashion, footwear, accessories and giftware for the retailer looking for something different. From street to rock ‘n’ roll, from punk to emo, from gothic to metal and from band merchandise to club. It’s fresh, it’s cult and it’s unique. But it’s also about enjoying the experience. Business is the priority but, alongside this, you’ll be entertained by a plethora of performers for example stilt walkers, mystics, sword swallowers etc etc etc. All booked to make your trade show experience a memorable one.
Every August and February, the fashion industry converges in Las Vegas for the most influential event in the business – the MAGIC Marketplace.
The MAGIC Marketplace is the preeminent trade event in the international fashion industry, hosting global buyers and sellers of men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, footwear, accessories and sourcing resources. As an incubator of fashion, MAGIC is where new trends surface and develop into what will be seen on the consumer. The show’s goal is to connect and inspire the fashion community, fuse diverse trends, while offering unbeatable service to its customers.
The MAGIC Marketplace consists of:
MAGIC - Men’s Apparel, Footwear and Accessories
WWDMAGIC - Women’s and Children’s Apparel, Footwear and Accessories
Sourcing at MAGIC - International Apparel Contract Manufacturers, Fabric & Trim Manufacturers and Service Providers
FN PLATFORM - Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Footwear
Venue: Mandalay Bay Convention Center / Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas
From Design to Delivery, the Premier Global Trade Event for the Sewn Products Industries
Venue: Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach
From Design to Delivery, New York's Premier Global Fabric & Sourcing Event
Venue: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York
Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. (MMPI)
MMPI is the world’s leading owner and operator of showroom buildings and trade show facilities, bringing buyers and sellers together in more than 300 market events, trade and consumer shows and conferences each year.
Our company has evolved and expanded far beyond The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, where the original double "M" logo is literally etched in stone on the walls. MMPI now manages buildings throughout North America and produces renowned trade shows and consumer events in more than 16 cities and three countries.
Our new name, MMPI, salutes our history but better represents our mission of bringing buyers and sellers together in markets worldwide. Our clients, tenants, partners and colleagues already refer to us as MMPI so this change is a more accurate representation of our company as a whole. It also reflects our growth beyond The Merchandise Mart in Chicago.
Miami International Boat Show
The Miami International Boat Show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the principal trade association of the recreational marine industry. NMMA members, over 1,500 companies, produce approximately 80 percent of the marine products used by recreational boaters and anglers in the United States. The North American pleasure boat market represents fully half of the global demand for these products and services. Retail sales of boats and related products and services amount to an estimated $25 billion annually in the United States.
Moda Manhattan provides a concise mix of carefully-juried RTW, ranging from elegant, big-night fashion to turn-of-the-century inspired activewear. The shows' well-merchandised floor coupled with its intimate, made-to-order ambiance brings to mind the elegance of fine showrooms replete with the best amenities and visual display in the world.
MOM2B Trade Show
Launched in 2007 and held bi-annually in Los Angeles, MOM2B Trade Show fills the gap in one of the hottest and fastest growing industries today: Maternity. And while a strong focus on maternity, MOM2B also caters to everything surrounding those nine months and just beyond, including nursing and baby. The only one of its kind, this trade-only show gives designers and manufacturers a direct platform to showcase their wares to buyers and press from across the country and around the globe; thereby making the result of this niche-based and focused boutique show an effortless buying experience for its attendees.
Venue: California Market Center, Los Angeles, CA.
NAMSB WorldSource is a global sourcing event for men's, women's and children's apparel, textiles, leather and accessories. It will bring overseas suppliers into direct contact with U.S. buyers, including importers, manufacturers and private label buyers.
NeoCon® World’s Trade Fair
NeoCon, the premier industry event that connects buyers and sellers for the contract furnishings industry. NeoCon is a showcase for your product to interior designers, architects, facility managers, corporate and real estate executives, federal government specifiers and the next generation of designers, students of interior design and architecture.
NeoCon attracts more than 40,000 attendees from across North America and around the world with high-profile keynote speakers, 150+ CEU-accredited educational sessions, parties and networking events in the exciting city of Chicago. Thousands of highly qualified attendees come to see, specify and purchase new products introduced at NeoCon from more than 700 exhibitors, who showcase product for the following environments: Office, Healthcare, Institutional/Education, Hospitality, Retail, Healthcare, Residential, Government and, Green/Sustainable.
Venue: The Chicago Merchandise Mart, Chicago, USA
NeoCon East has made its trademark as the premier design exposition and conference for the mid-atlantic design community and a necessity to the industry.
More than 250 exhibitors, more than 30 CEU-accredited seminars and association forums, keynote speakers, new products, innovative design, and building resources and materials all at your fingertips.
Thousands of innovative products and resources for Corporate, Hospitality, Healthcare, Retail, Government, Institutional and Residential interiors from more than 250 exhibitors, including: Architectural Products • Artwork and Accessories • Buildings Products and Services • Fabric • Floorcoverings • Furnishings • Furniture • Lighting • Outdoor Furniture • Stone and Tile • Sustainable Design Products • Technology • Textiles • Wallcoverings
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, USA
New York International Gift Fair
The New York International Gift Fair creates a broad, colorfully diverse resource unlike any other in the industry. Exhibitors and attendees from around the world visit the show to display and find the latest trends and the most sought-after gifts in the industry.
Organiser: George Little Management, LLC
Venue: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, USA
New York Home Textiles Market Week
Home Textiles Market Week® in New York is the pre-eminent semi-annual market for mid-to high-end home textiles, held concurrently with GLM’s New York International Gift Fair® and the showrooms’ New York Gift Week. New York Home Textiles Market Week offers buyers access to nearly 500 bed, bath, linen and home fashion vendors at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 230 Fifth Avenue and 7 West New York.
The Nouveau Collective Lifestyle show provides a great assortment of women's apparel and accessory collections.
Venue: The New Yorker Hotel, New York, USA
NSI is a company that produces and manages trade shows, including the NAMSB Show, the New York Menswear Show (NYMS), and the NAMSB Worldsource Show. Each of these shows takes place twice a year and are held in New York City.
The NAMSB Show is sponsored by the National Association of Mens Sportswear Buyers,Inc., a not-for-profit membership association of mens wear retailers.
NSI provides all show services, including site selection, show operations, promotion and advertising, exhibitor services, and buyer services.
Perfume Expo America (PXA)
Oct 4-6, 2010
PXA is New York’s all in one trade show for luxury brands targeting American retailers.
In its 3rd edition PXA expands from perfumery and beauty products to include jewelry, accessories & packaging designers.
Venue: Hilton-New York. - 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York NY 10019
Premiere Show Group
Look to Premiere Show Group for the most successfully managed shows in the beauty industry, providing education for hair, nail and skincare professionals.
Printsource New York
Printsource New York, The Premier Market for Textile and Surface Design in the USA, holds three shows a year at 7W NEW YORK, located at 7 West 34th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues. As the hub for the world’s top creative talent, Printsource showcases hundreds of collections by international textile and surface design studios and agents. England, France, Italy, Spain, Australia and the U.S.A. are just some of the countries featured each season at the Show.
As the first buying stop of the design season, Printsource is the cornerstone event for thousands of apparel, paper goods and home textile manufacturers and retailers.
Venue: 7 West 34th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, USA
PROJECT Global Trade Show
The Next Generation Tradeshow — Tradeshow of contemporary men's apparel, women's apparel, footwear, accessories.
Launched in 2003 and held bi-annually in New York and Las Vegas, PROJECT features the most influential and directional advanced contemporary brands in the marketplace today. Now more than ever, and on a grand and global scale, sportswear collections are becoming more and more luxurious in nature. Shoppers crave refined, sophisticated and modern takes on contemporary silhouettes, and fabrications that are at once lush, edgy and comfortable. PROJECT paved the way for this reinterpretation of and the demand for the casual wardrobe and nurtured designers both big and small all the while. The lineup for PROJECT only confirms this fashion progression and the importance of designer denim and advanced contemporary sportswear in the market, minds and closets of shoppers worldwide today.
San Francisco Mart
The SF Furniture Market has an entrepreneurial feel.
It is small, friendly, conveniently located and very easy to shop,yet you can shop with the majors, as well as discover innovative styles with emerging manufacturers who offer a full spectrum of prices points and design styles. With just one badge and one show guide, you can shop more than 600 showrooms the five major buildings of the SF Furniture Market, which includes the SF Mart, SF Design Center and GiftCenter & JewelryMart.
Seattle Trend Show
The Pacific Northwest Apparel Association has been producing apparel tradeshows in the Seattle area for 65 years. The association consists of approximately 115 members who are sales reps, not manufacturers, selling finished goods.
The primary purpose of the organization is to hold 5 seasonal tradeshows each year to bring the latest in fashion to Pacific Northwest retailers. Since the closure of the Seattle Trade Center apparel mart in 1999, the only place to see all regional vendors in one location is at the Seattle Trend Show.
Sourcing at MAGIC
The largest apparel sourcing & fabric event in North America - connecting more than 700 apparel manufacturers & fabric/trim manufacturers from over 30 countries to branded apparel & accessory wholesalers, designers, and product development teams from major retailers.
Venue: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, USA
Organised by independent textile specialists, SPINEXPO presents a truly international top level offer in the field of fibres, yarns for knitting, circular knit and weaving (fabrics and upholstery), socks, laces, labels and technical textiles.
It takes place twice yearly in Shanghai -China, and once in NewYork.
It covers also creative machinery for knitwear and circular knits.
StonExpo 2007 is THE stone industry event stone professionals have come to count on for business success. Only StonExpo delivers everything you need to get serious business done. StonExpo provides qualified buyers from every segment of the industry: fabricators, installers, architects, designers, builders, kitchen & bath specialists, retailers, distributors, general contractors, quarriers and more.
SwimShow – Swimwear Association of Florida
SwimShow, the largest and most comprehensive swimwear exhibition in the world. Three-hundred and fifty buyers representing nearly 2,000 lines gather in the Miami Beach Convention Center in the heart of South Beach, for 4 action-packed days.
Techtextil North America
North America’s premier trade show for technical textiles and nonwovens, is increasing the frequency of its trade show. The event, previously held only on even years in Atlanta, Ga., will now be held each year, alternating locations between Atlanta and a Western region site.
Venue: Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV, USA
The MakeUp Show
A must-attend event for anyone involved in the business of makeup. Two days of inspiration, education and community building in the global epicenter of the beauty and entertainment industries – New York City.
The Merchandise Mart
The Merchandise Mart is the world’s largest commercial building, largest wholesale design center and one of Chicago’s premier international business locations. Encompassing 4.2 million gross square feet, The Mart spans two city blocks and rises 25 stories. Today, The Merchandise Mart welcomes more than three million visitors each year to its retail shops, LuxeHome® boutiques, 11 floors of permanent showrooms for gift, residential, casual and contract furnishings, 10 floors of office space, dozens of trade shows and a myriad of special educational, community and consumer events.
Trend Selection New York
A show reserved to the top producers of leather, textile, synthetics and components. Exhibitors will present: leathers, components, fabrics, synthetics for footware, leathergoods, garments. The exhibitors rank among the leading manufacturers worldwide, acknowledged for their constant commitment to research and innovation.
Venue: Altman Building, New York, USA
The WSA Show is the largest and most comprehensive footwear and related accessories show in the world. Its twice-yearly show in Las Vegas pulls in more than 36,000+ participants and nearly 1,600 exhibitors who represent the cream of the footwear manufacturing industry. In short, WSA is the ultimate must-attend market for the multi-billion dollar footwear industry.
Venue: Mandalay Bay Convention Center / Sands Expo and Convention Center, Las Vegas, USA