Nearly 40,000 retail industry professionals, including representatives from over 3,300 retail companies, 94 countries, and 50 states gathered at the Javits Convention Center in New York City last month for the annual National Retail Federation conference known as Retail’s BIG Show.
Retail's BIG Show
The National Retail Federation’s annual trade show earned the nickname “Retail’s Big Show” several years ago due to the huge number of attendees, exhibitors and speakers that gather every year.
Retail’s BIG Show 2014 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City starts January 12. Keynote speakers include Sprinkles Cupcakes’ Candace Nelson, designer Rebecca Minkoff and Rick Caruso, founder and CEO of Caruso Affiliated.
Retail’s BIG Show 2014, the National Retail Federation ‘s 103rd annual convention & expo, will be held January 12-15 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. This year’s BIG Show highlights include keynotes from 43rd President of the United States George W. Bush, TOMS Shoes’ Zita Cassizzi, NRF’s Matthew Shay, Macy’s Terry J. Lundgren, Sprinkles Cupcakes’ Candace Nelson, designer Rebecca Minkoff and more.
Retail’s BIG Show floor is buzzing with more than 400 exhibitors about topics and trends changing the industry.
With more than 95 percent of retailers in the U.S. operating one location, indie retailers have a place at Retail’s BIG Show 2012.