The Largest Souvenir & Resort Gift Expo in America


The International Gift Exposition in the Smokies (IGES) and Souvenir Super Show (SSS) will be celebrating its 14th annual Gift Expo November 5–9, 2013. “We are so grateful for our outstanding and loyal buyers and exhibitors, and for the overwhelming support they have shown IGES for well over a decade,” says co-owner Susan Mills. “Our […]

Rock Solid Sales at IGES

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Some travelers collect spoons and others seek commemorative shot glasses, but no matter what a tourist’s taste, the love of a great souvenir is universal.

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IGES/SSS November Shows


The International Gift Exposition in the Smokies(r) (IGES) hosts its eleventh annual Gift Expo, November 3 – 7. The staff and management of IGES and The Souvenir Super Show (SSS) thank all attending buyers, vendors and others for the exceptional and enthusiastic support they have shown over the years. In 2000, with only 272 booths […]

Banks Delaying Recovery

UNTIL U.S. BANKS are compelled to sell off distressed properties at significant losses, the retail property transactions market will remain in deadlock, executives said at the International Council of Shopping Centers’ (ICSC) New York National Conference recently.

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