For retailers located in the western United States, there’s nothing better than heading to the Urban Expositions Seattle Gift Show to find the latest on-trend products for your store. But this August, when the show rolls into the Washington State Convention Center from the 17th to the 20th, retailers are in for an even bigger treat than usual.
Attention East Coast gift retailers! If you’re looking for a way to spice up your store offerings, the gift and souvenir trade show experts, Urban Expositions, has announced the addition of a new Northeast Flavors gourmet and specialty foods section to debut at the upcoming Philadelphia Gift Show in July.
Known for their superior range of wholesale gift and souvenir trade shows, Urban Expositions has announced the debut of a new MATCH program to connect retail buyers and wholesale suppliers during their shows.
What do the UBM Fashion NYWOMEN’S shows have in common this coming June? A reimagined shopping experience exclusively designed for retailers and consumers, too.
Held this coming June 5-8, 2018 at McCormick Place West in Chicago, the four day IRCE event will be packed with presentations by over 200 industry leading speakers and well-known companies and brands including Warby Parker, Eloquii, Beachbody, Chewy.com, Rue La La, Pinterest, and Houzz.
Augmented reality (AR) – don’t think it’s for you? You might want to think again. Recently, Independent Retailer’s Meaghan Brophy sat down with Caspar Thykier, CEO of Zappar.com, to learn more about how the company’s AR platform can help retailers large and small to grow their income and generate additional foot traffic in-store.
Miami International Mart will hold their next wholesale show on April 15-17th, 2018, with four additional sourcing events over the balance of the 2018 calendar. Buyers browsing the show floor will find tens of thousands of products in hundreds of general merchandise categories.
Seen as a forward-thinking company, H&M added online shopping back in 1998, establishing the very first online market in Sweden. But, for the fast-fashion behemoth, it seems like lately they may have lost their forward-thinking mojo.
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.
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.