Showcase Your Line at South Florida's Showplace
Now entering its fifth year, the Fort Lauderdale Gift Show returns in 2013 to bring everything together for retailers from South Florida, The Florida Keys and the Caribbean - easy accessibility, cost-effective location, state-of-the-art facility, solid exhibitor base representing all product categories.
Perfect Location. Expanded Opportunities.
Nestled on the Intracoastal Waterway, and surrounded by all South Florida has to offer, the new, Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center is a high tech, 600,000-square-foot, three level meeting and conference facility equipped with state-of-the-art technological services. The Convention Center has plenty of space, offering unlimited expansion opportunities for the show, as well as easy move-in and move-out accessibility for exhibitors, a consolidated show floor for attendees, a sophisticated telecommunications and networking infrastructure and more.
Getting Here Couldn't Be Easier
Getting here couldn't be easier for fly-in or drive-in attendees. The Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center is easily accessible from I-95 or the Florida Turnpike. What's more, the center puts you and your customers in close proximity to a wide array of reasonably priced hotels, restaurants, plenty of parking, area amenities and more.
Drawing Retailers From The Caribbean Islands, The Florida Keys & South Florida
This convenient location is a magnet for retailers from South Florida , the Florida Keys and throughout the entire state, as well as the Caribbean Islands and Latin America, including: General Gift Stores, Department/Chain Stores, Resort Specialty Stores, Stationery Stores, Mass Merchants, Home Centers, Hotel & Beach Stores, Specialty Stores, Garden Centers, Mail Order Catalogs, Gourmet Shops, Museum & Hotel Gift Shops, Bed & Bath Shops, Drug Stores, Christmas Stores, Jewelry Stores.
They come to see the largest gift event in the state of Florida featuring the best assortment in all categories: General Giftware, Decorative Accessories, Aromatherapy, Greeting Cards, Paper Goods & Stationery, Tabletop, Logo Products, Destination, Resort & Tourist Merchandise, Shell Items, Jewelry/Fashion Accessories, Toys & Games, Gourmet, Garden Gifts and much more.
Solid Marketing Support
Urban Expositions will launch an agressive, international marketing campaign to announce the new show location and expanded offerings to attract current and prospective customers. Tactics will include:
- Comprehensive direct mail campaign targeting domestic and international attendees
- Publicity Campaign designed to generate advance press coverage in key industry trade publications
- Broadcast Email messaging targeting thousands of buyers
- Buyer Relations outreach securing attendance of VIPs with travel incentives, telemarketing and on-site amenities.
- Free Exhibitor Support Materials