Get swept up in the excitement of the Chicago marketplace’s newest, largest and most important gift show! From its easy accessibility to its vast retail base to its incredible convention infrastructure, there are many reasons why the Chicago area is the perfect trade show location for the gift industry.
Urban Expositions has launched an unprecedented sales and marketing campaign designed to bring it back to its former position as a premier gift show location. While you're at the show you can:
♦ Explore countless new resources
♦ Catch breaking trends
♦ Discover creative business ideas
♦ Find new resources
Chicago is the third largest city in the US and the economic hub of the entire Midwest trading area. It’s an area filled with small, independent stores, larger, innovative retailers and home to major hardware buying offices.
The Windy City Gift Show will provide the perfect meeting point for the industry. In addition, this show’s selection will be custom tailored to reflect the regional tastes and interests of the area– its strong seasonal business, great lakes and coastal towns, lodges and resorts.
The Windy City Gift Show will feature the following product categories:
♦ Makers' Market
♦ Live In Style
Be sure to make plans to join us in January! You're sure to get swept up!
|Shop Local & Loyal
As a retailer, you know how important the "buy local" trend has become to your own business. This trend also applies to your regional gift show! By supporting and shopping the Windy City Gift Show, you're doing more than just saving on travel, reducing your carbon footprint, keeping dollars in your own region and supporting your local sales reps. You're also contributing to the future growth and success of the show itself-- which offers tremendous benefits to your business. Your loyalty ensures diversity of resources, support of your community, a unique buying experience and beneficial educational opportunities. So remember to shop local and show your loyalty!