Norton Shows Talk Trends


The Norton Shows, all season wholesale markets held in Tennessee’s state-of-the-art Gatlinburg Convention Center, have been the go-to trade shows for apparel, jewelry and gifts since 1987. Tom and Linda Norton own the Gatlinburg Apparel and Jewelry Market LLC and their daughter, Nikke Norton, is the sole proprietor of Norton’s Gatlinburg Gift and Variety Show, […]

ASD Presentation: How to Get Consumers to Buy Local

ASD Buy Local presentation

Bill McNulty, publisher of Independent Retailer magazine, explores concrete ways retail store owners can tap into the Buy Local movement to maximize store sales, in his presentation, “How to Capitalize on the Buy Local Movement to Increase Traffic, Customers & Sales in Your Stores.” McNulty spoke Tuesday, March 19, at ASD Las Vegas, sharing proven tactics businesses […]

GTS Wholesale Trade Expos 2013


Resale and retail buyers will find world-class importers, manufacturers and wholesalers of the latest fashion and fine jewelry, handbags, apparel, closeouts and accessories at eight upcoming trade shows hosted by The Golden Triangle Show, Inc. Merchandise for sale will include fashion jewelry, priced from $1 to $100, as well as more expensive fine jewelry, says […]

ASD Miami


The producers of ASD Trade Shows are launching a new regional show, the Miami Wholesale Expo, at the Miami Airport Convention Center, September 30 to October 2, 2013. The Miami Wholesale Expo, Nielsen Expositions’ latest venture, is a wholesale merchandise event designed to expand relationships for vendors specializing in travel/leisure products, health and beauty, resort […]

ASIA AMERICA: The Miami Show to Go To


The Miami wholesale ASIA AMERICA trade show, now in its fourth year, is being held October 1-3, 2013, at the Miami Beach Convention Center. The trade show has made history by becoming the, “show to go to,” for Caribbean, Central and South America buyers, as well as over 6,000 exporters and importers in the Miami […]

How To Capitalize on the Buy Local Movement


Retailers are always looking for hot, new merchandise, and ASD Las Vegas, held March 17-20, is expecting more than 280 brand new exhibitors. In addition, returning vendors are expected to introduce exciting new products at the show. In today’s competitive market, it is more important than ever to keep your merchandise new and fresh. ASD […]

NYIGF to Become NY NOW Summer 2013

NYIGF to Become NY NOW

The event will take place August 17-21 at the Javits Center and Pier 94 in NYC with new branding, “NY NOW, the Market for Home & Lifestyle.”

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ASD Show Launches Miami Wholesale Expo 2013

asd miami expo trade show

Regional wholesale merchandise event will be held at the Miami Airport Convention Center from September 30 to October 2.

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Retail’s BIG Picture Presented by Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan, United Nations

An economy, Annan said, cannot move forward without the three pillars of peace and stability; development; and the rule of law and human rights.

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NRF Hosts 102nd Convention & Expo

NRF's 102nd Expo and Convention

Coming to the Javits Center in NYC Jan. 13-16, this year’s show includes keynotes from Wal-Mart’s Bill S. Simon and the United Nations’ Kofi Annan.

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