Details For Attendees

You come to market to see both what’s new and fresh, along with that proven best-seller your customers love. From best-selling brands to up-and-coming artists - the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show is THE place to find products that promise to differentiate your store from the rest. You’ll boost your bottom line and make customers for life with the products you’ll find at the upcoming show.

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NEW EXHIBITOR LIST

The Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show attracts countless new resources each year. Below are some of the NEW exhibitors you’ll see at the 2017 show.

American Promotions Inc
Bond Bar
Casey Clips
Coastal Sands
Columbia OCS
Cutter & Buck
Dionis Goat Milk Skincare
Doin' Vegas™
First & Main, Inc.
Gamut Distributors
Gem Decor
Giftcraft
I Dig
Identity Group
India Casual Designs Inc.
Inspired Peru
Ivan Guaderrama Interactive Art
Ivory Jacks
Kabana
Klutz
Magic Mug
Medicine of the People
Memory Bracelets by Chelsea Taylor
Music of the Spheres
R and R Imports, Inc
RexTooth Studios
Sago Mini
SaveOnGoods Wholesale
Shima of Nowajoland
Smokehouse Jerky Co.
Soft Stuff Creations Inc.
Spikeball Inc
Sterling Pointe Laser Graphics, LLC
Stratman Apparel
Stubby Strip LLC
Sunbird Wholesale
The Resident Chef
U.S. Poly Enterprise, Inc.
Vision USA
White Wing
Wilouby International
Yujish USA Corporation

Buyer Testimonials
Finding new gourmet products is vital to our business. Visitors of the park come from  every walk of life and food is a big seller for them. Food crosses all age groups and lifestyles so it's key to find a wide variety and the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show surely delivers! Samantha Volland, Hospitality, Grocery & Gourmet Buyer, Yosemite National Park
Purchasing America-made products has become vital to our business success! It gives us the competitive edge and is truly what our customers are shopping for. The Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show is a must-attend event if you're looking an extensive selection of America-made resources. Karl Busche, Retail Buyer, Knotts Berry Farm; Retail Consultant; Author 
Being an owner of multiple candy stores, some of which are inside my entertainment venues, I'm always on the look out for new and fun products and concepts! That's why I love attending the Las Vegas show and am looking forward to finding new, unique vendors. Chris Coates, Big Rock Candy Kitchen/Pigeon Forge, TN
What happens at the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show shouldn't stay in Vegas! Shout it out and spread the word that it's the best show to start the buying season. Having attended the show from inception, it has grown to be an invaluable source of great products. I was thrilled to see so many new vendors this year! In all actuality I could have used a couple of more days at the show.April Schenck-Randolph, Buyer, Love From Companies, Roseville, MN
The show was great again. I was surprised at how large the show has gotten over the last couple of years. I thought that this show was even better than last year. There were quite a few new vendors with new and exciting items. I found about 10 new vendors that I am excited to work with besides my regular vendors.Mary Nickelson, Mall of America, Bloomington, MN
The Las Vegas Souvenir Show is the show to attend to cover all of our souvenir needs. Every major resource for souvenirs, apparel, gifts and jewelry is available. This is our favorite show because we always come away with key items that will drive sales for the next year. The show is easy to walk and make effective use of your time. And of course, the entertainment and food in Vegas at night is un-comparable to other shows all year.Shannon Sparks, Paradies, Atlanta, GA
Exciting to see the buzz of this amazing show. The retail resort souvenir industry is back in full swing.Terry & Jodi Smoke, Troutdale General Store, Troutdale, OR
We walked the entire show from side to side. It is such a pleasure to see so many new items and familiar vendors under one roof. Makes my job a lot easier to make buying decisions! I always find the latest and greatest in glassware!Erin O'Neill Boselli, O'Bos Enterprises, LLC, Edwards, CO
This was a fantastic show that provided me with access to information and products for my shop that other shows do not offer. I'm already looking forward to next year.Christa Simpson, Lied Discover Children's Museum, Las Vegas , NV
This is everything you need in a souvenir show.John Fasino, Western National Parks Association, Tucson, AZ
This was a great show for us. We worked with our regular vendors, met a lot of wonderful new ones and placed nice orders for 2014. With our new Africa exhibit opening in May 2014 we are excited to find so many great items for this newest gift shop.Lisa Jones, Columbus Zoo, Columbus, OH
We had a great show and expect to make the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show a permanent stop on our product development and buying schedule.Gary Joyner, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Williamsburg, VA
To our surprise, the Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show was much more than its name implies.Stephanie Fridge, Kennedy Center, Washington, DC.
What a great show you put together. I found a lot of really good suppliers and wrote some good orders. I anticipate doing some good business from the show.Leslie Smith, Vancouver Aquarium
We love working this show and the extra day has been a tremendous benefit. The show's timing is also perfect in that it gives us time for product development for the next season.Terri Scheunemann, Garden Safari Gifts, St . Paul, MN
This has become the show where I do the majority of my buying. This year was the best ever.Lisa Racutt, M&K Enterprises, Las Vegas., NV
I loved exploring the expanded selection. This show brings together the top notch people at the top of the game.Lorraine Massey, Multnomah Falls Lodge, Troutdale, OR
This was our first time at the show and what stood out the most was that we could see every leading vendor in one place, under one roof. We will definitely be back next year.Jeff Monaco, Flamingo Jim's Gifts & Gems, Rockaway Beach, OR
We love Las Vegas and this show. It's very easy to get to, filled with great products and people – it has it all!Tim Davis, Devils Tower Trading Post, Devil's Tower, WY
NEW BUYER TIPS

By Joceline Arnold and John Motondo, Buyer Relations Directors, Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show

We look forward to welcoming you to the show. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your experience:

Book your hotel stay using our housing partner, Connections. Urban Expositions has teamed up with Connections Housing to offer you deeply discounted hotel rates.
  • PRE-REGISTER
    Make sure you are registered for the show and have printed out your ExpressPass to gain quick and easy entrance into our shows.
  • BOOK YOUR HOTEL
  • BE PREPARED
    Be sure to download the official show mobile app for complete details on the show, including exhibitor listings, show specials, show features, calendar of events and much more!
  • SCHEDULE APPOINTMENTS WITH SPECIFIC VENDORS PRIOR TO THE SHOW
  • REVIEW THE SHOW FLOOR MAP
    To maximize your time at the show, vendors are categorized into distinct product sectors for easy reference.
  • WALK THE ENTIRE SHOW FLOOR
    You never know what you will find. That one item may be your next best-seller.
  • WEAR COMFORTABLE SHOES
  • STAY HYDRATED
    Drink plenty of fluids and make sure to eat or bring snacks with you.
  • IF YOU’RE BRINGING A PARTNER, DIVIDE AND CONQUER.
    Meet back up and discuss what each of you found and decide what orders you plan to make.
  • BRING BUSINESS CARDS
  • TAKE NOTES
    After you have viewed products and talked with the vendor, be sure to make some notes to reference at a later date.
  • ATTEND THE FREE EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS
    Take the time in your busy buying schedule to attend the free educational seminars, covering a range of topics – from marketing and merchandising to social media and customer service. These sessions are sure to help you grow your business.
  • NETWORK WITH OTHER BUYERS TO SEE WHAT IS TRENDING IN THEIR STORES
    Speak to fellow retailers about what’s working and not working in their store. From trending products to management techniques. Help each out!
  • PLANNING IS EVERYTHING
    Be sure to download the official show mobile app for complete details on the show, including exhibitor listings, show specials, show features, calendar of events and much more!
  • TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR BUYER INCENTIVES - WHY NOT!
    Offering a number of bountiful buyer services and events - you’re sure to find something that peeks your interest. For example, first 100 buyers to the show on specific days will receive a special tote bag filled with gifts from exhibitors. Why not take advantage of free gifts!
  • PROVIDE FEEDBACK 
    We’re always looking for ways to improve the show - Urban Expositions welcomes suggestions to make your buying experience pleasant and productive.

If you have questions or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Joceline Arnold - Phone: 678.831.4573 | Email: jarnold@urban-expo.com and John Motondo - Phone: 312.470.1167 | Email: jmotondo@urban-expo.com

Social Media Tips

By Alison Walkley, Social Media Manager

  • Search for exhibitors you know you want to see on Facebook prior to the show - you never know if they might be offering a show special you can take advantage of via social media.
  • Utilize the show hashtag to find key exhibitors you'll want to visit on-site. #LVSouvenirShow
  • Follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest so you don't miss out on any seminars, giveaways or must-see exhibitors.
  • Like, comment and share show posts and exhibitor posts pre-show, at the show and post-show - generating engagement will lead to more awareness of your own business pages.
  • Take and share photos of your show experience. Your own followers will want to see how much fun you're having live, on-site! .

Social Media – Tag Us for Instant Exposure!

  Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/The-Las-Vegas-Souvenir-Resort-Gift-Show/145772530160
  Twitter: www.twitter.com/LVSouvenirShow
  Instagram: www.instagram.com/LVSouvenirShow
  Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/urbanexposition/las-vegas-souvenir-show/
 Hashtag: #LVSouvenirShow

RULES & REGULATIONS

The Las Vegas Souvenir & Resort Gift Show is open to the trade only. If you have not already done so, please pre-register to receive your ExpressPass™ via email.

New /first-time attendees should be prepared to present the following along with your ExpressPass™ to gain admission to the show: 1 form of personal ID and 2 forms of business ID, which can include copy of business license, sales tax id number, payroll stub, company check, company credit card, vendor invoice, business card, letterhead or other printed collateral with company name. (Please note: 1 form of personal ID and 1 form of business ID is required for each additional employee.)

To maintain the professional environment of the show, children under the age of 14 years and strollers are strongly discouraged.

The photography of any exhibit is expressly prohibited without the written consent of the exhibitor.

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Show at a Glance
SEPTEMBER 13-16, 2017
Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV
800.318.2238
678.285.EXPO (3976)