Urban Expositions Launches New Trade Show

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Urban Expositions, a leader in the Gift & Souvenir tradeshow business, announced on Friday the launch of The Gathering West, a by-invitation-only hosted event for the souvenir & gift market’s winter buying needs. The Gathering West is being launched as a west coast version of Urban Expositions’ The Gathering, which takes place in the fall […]

Golden Triangle Shows: Your Source for Fashion Jewelry and Apparel


Golden Triangle Shows, also known as GT Shows or GTS, is one of the industry’s top trade shows for high-quality fashion and accessories. “We bring the biggest, latest, and trendiest collection of jewelry, apparel, accessories and gifts to one huge event,” says Bobby Siddiqui, show director, “Our mission statement is to make it easy for […]



The first GlobalShop show and conference took place in Chicago in 1993 and was called The Store Fixturing Show. Now, 25 years later and after rapid growth and expanded product categories, GlobalShop is an “evolved concept, serving the entire figurative world of store design.”

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ASD Market Week Preview


ASD Marketweek is one of the biggest events in retail. With nine merchandise shows in one, retailers of all shapes and sizes flock to Las Vegas during Marketweek to find the finest new, trending, and best-selling value merchandise wholesale has to offer.

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Top 5 Reasons to Attend IRC at ASD Market Week

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Independent Retailer Conference (IRC) is an educational event that helps indie retailers of all kinds succeed in today’s fast-paced environment. IRC partners with retail trade shows across the country to offer free seminars, presentations, and networking to show attendees. In March, IRC will return to ASD Market Week, one of retail’s largest tradeshows held biannually […]

The Best of Gift & Home at the California Marketplace


The California Marketplace show, an Urban Expositions wholesale trade show, continues to transform itself and offer West Coast retailers an ideal space to browse and discover California-made products of every kind.

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Accessories to Rave About


In January, our Independent Retailer team scouted out the scene at UBM Fashion’s ACCESSORIES THE SHOW, held at the Jacob Javitz Convention Center in NYC.

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You’ll Fit In with WWIN


Attention all fashion forward indie retailers! If you’re in the ladies apparel retail game, then Urban Expositions Womenswear In Nevada Show, to be held February 12-15, 2018 at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, is your must-see show for the Spring and Summer buying seasons.

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Jazzy Arts

Jazzy Arts will be exhibiting at the Golden Triangle Show (GTS) this month. They sell eco-friendly 100% cotton tea towels. These tea towels aren’t your average gift; they can be sent through the mail. “Postcard tea towels” make perfect gifts for friends and family near and far. They are made in the USA and packaged […]

The Merchandise Center: Why Pay Full Wholesale?


At The Merchandise Center (TMC) tradeshows, retailers can find extreme values and name-brand products. The collection of showrooms boasts America’s largest permanent collection of closeout specialists — practically the entire closeout industry under one roof. As American consumers continue to prioritize low prices, it’s important for retailers to find in-demand products at the most competitive […]