Thursday, September 03, 2015

 

Position your products in front of 10,000 enthusiastic buyers

Nearly 800 designers and manufacturers exhibit at the National Stationery Show® each year, to connect with customers, meet new prospects, develop licensing relationships, find new suppliers, spot trends, stay current, debut new lines—and write orders. For veteran manufacturers and emerging businesses, the NSS is the most productive, efficient platform for growth and profitability. Consider these facts:

• NSS exhibitors generate as many as 100 leads during the 3-1/2 day Show

• 93% of attending businesses have purchasing authority

• 65% of attending businesses write orders at the show

• 35% of attending businesses come to source, then place orders after the show

• 37% of attending businesses are seeking private-label partners

• 28% of attending businesses are seeking licensing relationships


BUYER/ATTENDEE PROFILE

The NSS attracts a diverse global attendance of 10,000 buyers from across the U.S. and 58 countries worldwide. They represent card and gift shops; bookstores; bridal shops; party stores; gourmet grocers; toy stores; pharmacies; attractions; hotel, hospital and airport gift shops; department, chain and specialty stores; large chains and “big box” mass retailers; online retailers and mail-order catalogs. Importers and distributors, licensors, special-event planners and corporate marketers, along with high profile consumer media also attend.
 
Click here to view Market Attendees At-A-Glance.

SHOW DIVISIONS

The NSS highlights synergistic categories that supplement the needs of loyal stationery buyers, and attracts new attendees seeking a comprehensive selection of complementary products for their stores.
 
#fresh -- The latest destination at NSS, conceived for buyers hunting for trending, cutting-edge stationery and lifestyle products created by emerging designers. #fresh is where savvy buyers will discover original, authentic design and make the personal connections to grow their business.
 
The Supply Side – Featuring production equipment, services and supplies for manufacturers exhibiting at the NSS. Goods and services presented in TSS include: die-cutting, die-making, foil/hot stamping, embossing, holography, lamination, packaging/box specialists, converters, paper manufacturing, specialty printing/thermography, production machinery, envelope manufacturing, custom displays/fixturing systems and more.
 

THREE SHOWS UNDER ONE ROOF!

The National Stationery Show is co-located with SURTEX®, and the ICFF®. Your NSS badge admits you to these shows. Take advantage of crossover traffic, product synergies and cross-marketing opportunities and make plans to exhibit at NSS 2015.

Download a printer-friendly version of the 2015 NSS Exhibitor Information.

 

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