Welcome to the ABC Kids Expo. We appreciate your decision to exhibit
at the show voted as one of the Fastest Growing Trade Shows in the
U.S. (Trade Show Week - TSW Fastest 50 - 2005 - 2009, Trade Show Executive 2010 - 2011, and Trade Show News Network - 2010 - 2011). Additionally,
we are ranked 38th of the top 100 largest tradeshows in North America
with over 5,000 retail buyers representing 2,200 specialty stores,
mass marketers, e-commerce retailers, importers and exporters and
international distributors representing 60 different countries. If your
goal is to renew or form new and long-lasting relationships within
the juvenile products industry, you've made a worthwhile decision
to invest in the Power of Partnership at the ABC Kids Expo.
Our Board of Directors and show management staff encourage teamwork
with a goal of providing the best environment possible for the success
of everyone involved. In order to ensure your success, we have provided
these convenient "Show Tips".
The most important
thing to have when attending any show, especially your first, is
a positive attitude. Here are just a few tips:
Do your homework
and research your retail market.
Talk to colleagues
who have previously attended.
Once approved, book airfare and lodging in advance to guarantee availability and lowest pricing
Use your access ID and become thoroughly familier with the
Exhibitor Kit, located on this website.
goals and create a realistic budget.
press kit or a press release for the media center
a clever "giveaway" or other promotion.
Be attentive to persons waking by your booth and engage them when they enter your booth
to have fun - we will!
The ABC Kids
Expo management staff and our contracted service providers will
do everything we can to assist you and help make this show a rewarding
experience. If at any time you have questions or concerns, we urge
you to call us at (210) 691-4848.
We look forward
to meeting you.
The ABC Kids Expo Show Management Staff
Hall and Booth Configuration Basics
In and Setup
Kits/Promotional Materials and Sponsorships
Down and Move Out