The Merchandise Center: Low Prices in a Comfortable Setting

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The Merchandise Center, or TMC, is a collection of professional showrooms located half a mile away from the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. TMC hosts seven trade show events every year, each show lasting three days. [Read more]

The Home Décor Destination: AmericasMart® Atlanta

AmericasMart® Atlanta

Housing 1,400 permanent showrooms and 10,000 exhibiting lines throughout the year, AmericasMart Atlanta is not your average trade show: they are a permanent, full-time facility. [Read more]

Education and Ease at Miami International Mart

Miami International Mart

The Miami International Mart is bringing in the New Year with a line up of shows throughout 2016. [Read more]

Asia America Show Attracts Sellers From Around the World

ASIA AMERICA Wholesale Show April 8-10

Now in its fifth year, the Asia America Wholesale Show has hit on the perfect formula for a regional trade show. According to Asia America President, Michael Finocchiaro, the show specializes in bringing diverse sellers from around the world together with buyers from South Florida, Central and South America, and the Caribbean, featuring a complete range of high-quality merchandise at good prices. [Read more]

Working Directly With Manufacturers

Working Directly With Manufacturers

One question consistently asked by smaller retailers is “How can we increase our margins?” While this topic is universal across all retailers regardless of size, it is especially relevant for smaller sellers that may not have the resources to purchase products in large enough volumes in order to gain economies of scale. [Read more]

Parker Trade Show

Parker Trade Shows

Parker Trade Shows is about to celebrate its 30th anniversary, which is great news for Southwest retailers. Growing from a single show, today Parker Trade Shows hosts four trade shows every year, with exhibitors in everything from fine jewelry to apparel, home goods, fashion bags, and handmade crafts. The next show is June 27–29 at the San Antonio Event Center. [Read more]

Miami International Mart

Miami International Mart

Miami International Mart in Miami Gardens, FL brings together retail buyers and leading distributors of thousands of products from across the U.S. Held four times a year, the remaining 2014 show dates are April 6-8, June 22-24, and September 7-9. The first show in 2015 is scheduled for January 25-27. [Read more]

ASD Las Vegas March 16-19


The ASD Las Vegas trade show, which will be held March 16-19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, attracts attendees from every retail channel looking for new suppliers and products. The event will have over 2,800 vendors showcasing their latest offerings at every price point. [Read more]

ASIA AMERICA Expands in 2014

ASIA AMERICA Expands in 2014

ASIA AMERICA Trade Show Miami is expanding to two shows each year. Now in its fifth year, the wholesale trade show will be held in the spring, April 8-10, 2014, and in the fall, September 8-10, 2014, at the Miami Beach Convention Center. [Read more]

China Sourcing Fair June 19-21

China Sourcing Fairs

China Sourcing Fair: Gifts & Premiums will be held June 19-21, 2014, at the Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami, FL. If you import, trade or resell products in volume, or you are responsible for purchasing at a medium-to-large-scale retailer, then the Miami China Sourcing Fair is the right trade show for you. [Read more]