Finding and attending the largest trade shows of 2016 may allow you to get your product or service seen by the right people. Maybe this year you’ve made a commitment to grow your company and you want to use trade shows as a part of your strategy. Here are the largest trade shows you will find in the United States for 2016.
The International Surface Event – January 19th to 22nd
A massive floor covering, tile and stone industry show, The International Surface Event will be held in Las Vegas. This show will cover four days and will include a look at some of the newest products, demonstrations, plenty of key manufacturers on hand, industry suppliers and so much more. It’s the largest floor covering, tile and stone industry event held in North America.
Consumer Electronic Show – January 6th to 9th
Another Las Vegas show, the Consumer Electronic Show provides all types of events with the top new electronic products on display. This is known as the world’s gathering place for anybody looking to thrive in the consumer technology industry. Many special events, keynote speakers, and other meetings are scheduled at this year’s show.
National Association of Music Merchants – January 21st to 24th
Held in Anaheim, California, the National Association of Music Merchants is one of the largest trade shows of 2016. With nearly 100,000 in attendance every year, this is the largest show for the music products industry.
The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) – January 19th to 22nd
Held in Las Vegas every year, the SHOT Show features more than 1,600 exhibitors and covers over 630,000 square feet of space. It’s the largest trade show of its kind in the entire world and the fifth largest of all the trade shows held in Las Vegas. This is a trade-only event with attendance restrictions.
Game Developers Conference – March 14th to 16th
The largest and longest-running show for game industry professionals, the Game Developers Conference provides more than 26,000 in attendance every year.
AHR Expo – January 25th to 27th
Bringing more than 60,000 HVACR Professionals together, the AHR Expo is the largest show of it’s’ kind. Over 2,000 exhibitors will be on hand with the latest and most advanced products and technology.
Global Pet Expo – March 16th to 18th
The largest trade show held annually in the pet industry, the Global Pet Exo provides over 1,000 exhibitors and more than 3,000 new products every year.
PGA Merchandise Show – January 26th to 29th
The PGA Merchandise Show brings golf professionals from all over the world together in Orlando. It’s the largest golf industry trade show held in the entire world with the largest outdoor demo experience to kick the event off. Over 1,100 interactive exhibits will be found under one roof with 74 countries represented.
Other large trade shows scheduled for 2016 include:
- IBS 2016 – January 19th to 21st
- Outdoor Retailer Winter Show – January 7th to 10th
- International Production & Processing Expo – January 26th to 28th
- Magic Vegas – February 16th to 18th
- DistribuTech Conference & Exhibition – February 9th to 11th
- Tech Advantage 2016 – February 15h to 18th
- International Home + Housewares Show 2016 – March 5th to 8th
- ISC West 2016 – April 5th and 6th
- And Many More!
These are just a few of the many very large trade shows on the schedule for 2016. Many more will be held throughout the year. Contact Nimlok NYC today for help with your trade show needs!