Wholesaler Shows and Events

2018 Calendar Dates:

 

National Hardware Show, May 8-10, 2018; Las Vegas, NV
The National Hardware Show gives you access to everything you need including new buying opportunities, merchandising ideas & solutions, money-saving deals & face-to-face networking opportunities and 2,800+ exhibitors, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for.

Do It Best Corp. Spring Market, May 18-21, 2018; Indianapolis
Do it Best Corp. is a US-based, member-owned comprehensive and fully integrated hardware, lumber and building materials buying cooperative in the home improvement industry. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to browse and buy the best of Do It Best’s products.

House-Hasson Hardware Summer Dealer Market, June 14-16, 2018; Sevierville, TN
House-Hasson is America’s largest regional hardware distributor with over 100 years of successful experience. Get direct information about new products, analyze your current product mix and consider new additions, and network with manufacturers directly!

PRO Group, Inc. 2018 Group Merchandising Conference, June 18-20, 2018; Atlanta, GA
PRO Group, Inc. is a merchandising and marketing firm dedicated to generating ideas and developing for profit programs.Manufacturers and distributor buyers can meet face to face to develop new business relationships and strengthen existing partnerships.

SuperZoo Pet Industry Show, June 26-28, 2018; Las Vegas, NV
SuperZoo provides rich education offerings, easy-to-shop show floor and energizing, & a fun-filled atmosphere. Find the products and services that make your shop stand out. Keep your store growing in today’s pet retail landscape and unlock your business’s untapped potential at SuperZoo.

Alabama Farmer’s Cooperative, Inc. AFC Booking Show, July 23-25, 2018; Montgomery, AL
Alabama Farmers Cooperative is a regionally federated supply and marketing cooperative providing farmers with a full range of supplies and services, knowledge, infrastructure as well as resources to enhance the profitability of farmers.

United Hardware Fall & Winter Buying Market, July 27-29, 2018; Minneapolis
United Hardware is a full-line wholesale hardware distributor providing products, retail programs and support services to independent retailer. Find new products and take advantage of additional discounts from hundreds of vendors.

Florida Hardware Fall Market, August 11-12, 2018; Orlando, FL
Florida hardware is committed to your continued business success. Find the newest and best products available in the industry with many show specials and an abundance of opportunities to learn about new products and services available to help your business grow and prosper.

Ace Hardware Corp Fall Convention, August 16-18, 2018; Chicago
The Ace Hardware Convention gives Ace retailers the chance to meet with vendor partners, learn about new products, incredible buying opportunities, have discussions with the Officer team, learn about retail programs and training classes.

Orgill Fall Market. August 23-25, 2018; Las Vegas, NV
Orgill Dealer Markets give retailers the opportunity to meet with more than 1,000 different exhibitors, get new ideas from our model stores, stay on top of industry trends, and to scope out the industry’s best product deals.

The Hardware Conference, September 7-9, 2018; Marco Island, FL
Connect, learn, share ideas and strategies that only another hardware store owner understands.Share ideas with top retailers on how to grow your business and interact with key vendors on how to increase sales in your store.

HDI Annual Conference & Trade Show EXPO, September 7-9, 2018; Yakima, WA
With over 400 exhibitors you’re bound to find what you need and also offers workshops to improve your business. This event is perfect for farm, hardware, home, lumber and building supplies, automotive, agricultural garden and nursery stores!

Jensen Marketplace 2018, September 13-14, 2018; Portland, OR
This Ace Hardware event focuses on outdoor living garden products and helps you prepare for the seasonal needs of the upcoming year. Speeches from Board members & corporate officers provide retailers with key information, & valuable training sessions help retailers & employees improve business skills.

Monroe Hardware Fall Market, September 14-16, 2018; Myrtle Beach, SC
Monroe Hardware is committed to the success of independent hardware retailers. Featuring time-tested manufacturer assortments at huge discounts, new products, and selling strategies that are sure to improve your bottom line. Get your store ready for the Spring selling season.

HDW Fall Market, September 14-16, 2018; Shreveport, LA
HDW is an employee owned wholesale distributor of hardware and building material products. Connect with the largest retail network in the industry. Achieve seamless collaboration with HDW Inc. and all the other trading partners you do business with.

Home Hardware Fall Market, September 15-18, 2018; St. Jacobs, Ontario
Home Hardware’s Fall Market gives dealer-owners access to innovative and new products as well as the opportunity to gain insight on industry trends, ideas and products.

Bostwick-Braun Dealer Market, September 15-18, 208; St. Jacobs, Ontario
The Bostwick-Braun Company is a wholesale distributor, one of the largest and oldest in the Midwest. You will find your supply needs, assistance with business services, guidance and advice to ensure your store’s longevity.

Blish-Mize Market, September 21-22, 2018; Overland Park, KS
The Blish-Mize Market offers business-enhancing seminars, special red-hot-priced coupon buys, extended dating, cost plus specials, drop ship pricing, booking programs on seasonal merchandise, and special out-of stock pricing.

True Value Fall Reunion, September 28-30, 2018; Denver, CO
True Value Reunion is a gathering of True Value co-op members, vendors, its retailers & associates. Share and learn details about big ideas and game changers that excite our imagination and shape the future of the retail industry

Wallace Hardware Company, Inc. Fall Dealer Market, October 10-12, 2018; Pigeon Forge, TN
Wallace Hardware Dealer Market gives you the chance to meet directly with hundreds of vendors, providing one-on-one opportunities to discover industry trends as well as new and essential products for your store.

Do it Best Corp. Fall Market, October 12-15, 2018; Indianapolis
Do it Best Corp. is a US-based, member-owned comprehensive and fully integrated hardware, lumber and building materials buying cooperative in the home improvement industry. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to browse and buy the best of Do It Best’s products.

Taiwan Hardware Show, October 17-19, 2018; Taichung, Taiwan
Taiwan Hardware Show (THS) is where Taiwan’s hardware industry gathers to present its newest products, discuss the latest technical developments and meet with global industry professionals.

House-Hasson Hardware Fall Dealer Market, October 25-27, 2018; Sevierville, Tenn.
House-Hasson is America’s largest regional hardware distributor with over 100 years of successful experience. Get direct information about new products, analyze your current product mix and consider new additions, and network with manufacturers directly!

STAFDA Convention, October 28-30, 2018; Phoenix
STAFDA represents the best companies and leaders in the construction/industrial supply chain and offers opportunities for business networking, education, and strength to advance the industry.

NAWLA Traders Market, November 7-9, 2018; Chicago
Traders Market has held a unique position among lumber and building material trade shows as the only one focused almost exclusively on the lumber supply chain. The exhibitors are almost always manufacturers of lumber and lumber-related products.

Distribution America/PRO Group Executive Planning Conference, November 14-16, 2018; Tucson, AZ
Hosted jointly by Distribution America and PRO Group, Inc., this event includes more than 2,600 face to face distributor/supplier meetings, and networking events allowing new and current suppliers quality time with key decision makers from both organizations.

 

2019 Calendar Dates

 

United Hardware Spring Buying Market, January 11-13, 2019; Minneapolis
United Hardware is a full-line wholesale hardware distributor providing products, retail programs and support services to independent retailer. Find new products and take advantage of additional discounts from hundreds of vendors.

Orgill Spring Market, February 21-23, 2019; Orlando, FL
Orgill Dealer Markets give retailers the opportunity to meet with more than 1,000 different exhibitors, get new ideas from our model stores, stay on top of industry trends, and to scope out the industry’s best product deals.

True Value Spring Reunion, February 21-24, 2019; Dallas
True Value Reunion is a gathering of True Value co-op members, vendors, its retailers & associates. Share and learn details about big ideas and game changers that excite our imagination and shape the future of the retail industry

Ace Hardware Corp. Spring Convention, March 26-28, 2019; Orlando, FL
The Ace Hardware Convention gives Ace retailers the chance to meet with vendor partners, learn about new products, incredible buying opportunities, have discussions with the Officer team, learn about retail programs and training classes.

Do it Best Corp. Spring Market, May 17-20, 2019; Indianapolis
Do it Best Corp. is a US-based, member-owned comprehensive and fully integrated hardware, lumber and building materials buying cooperative in the home improvement industry. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to browse and buy the best of Do It Best’s products.