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NEW DATE PATTERN, NEW RESOURCES HEADLINE  OCTOBER 06-08, 2015 GALVESTON GIFT & RESORT MERCHANDISE SHOW

 

ATLANTA (JUNE 26, 2015)- Offering a one--stop souvenir and resort gift product resource for retailers from New Orleans, LA to Brownsville, TX, the Galveston Gift & Resort Merchandise Show returns October 6-8, 2015 with a new date pattern and even more new resources. Now running from Tuesday- Thursday, the 2015 edition will bring  best-selling souvenir, resort and lines together with a number of new resources in a cost-effective, convenient setting – perfectly timed to help retailers buy last minute holiday merchandise and  restock for the spring and summer tourist seasons.

Among the show highlights include: 

  • Expanded Product Selection- Retailers can find a diverse selection of resort and tourist merchandise, souvenirs, beach items, resort wear, T-shirts, general giftware, logo products, fashion accessories, shell items, coastal and nautical themed products, toys and games and much more.
  • Best Names In the Business  - The Galveston Gift & Resort Merchandise Show is the place for the regions retailers to gain access to the best names in the business including,  American Gift Corp,  Barry Owen Co., Inc, C & A Sales LLC (Chanler & Associates),  The Duck Company, Flappin’ Flags,  GetAGadget, Inc, Lantern Press,  McKissick Sales Associates, Noveltex, Pump Bottle Misters, Stetson's Seashells/ W.S. Stetson, Inc,  Strand Imports/ Suntraders, Swibco, Inc.,  Swimsuit Station, Shard LLC and many more.
  • Great Location – The show’s location, the Galveston Island Convention Center, puts attendees at the popular Seawall Boulevard setting, in walking distance of fabulous restaurants, shopping and entertainment venues. 
  • Discounted Hotel Rates- Perfectly timed to allow for immediate shipment of last-minute holiday merchandise and to give retailers a jump on their spring and summer buying, the show’s October time frame  also allows attendees to take advantage of great off-season hotel rates.  For discounted hotel rates, retailers should call Connections at 855-246-8722

Exhibitor/ Attendee Information
For exhibitor information please contact Christina Bell, Urban Expositions, 1690 Roberts Blvd., NW, Suite 111, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Phone: 678.285.3976, fax:  678.285.7469, email: cbell@urban-expo.com. For show information or to pre-register, attendees call Cece Lee at 678.370.0332 or clee@urban-expo.com or visit www.galvestongiftshow.com​

ABOUT URBAN EXPOSITIONS
Urban Expositions, which is based in Kennesaw, GA, produces and manages a portfolio of 35 events covering six sectors. Urban Expositions was founded in 1995 with the Philadelphia Gift Show and built its business in the regional Gift & Souvenir industries. In 2008 Urban began to diversify outside of Gift & Souvenir and now produces events in sectors including Art, Aviation, Foodservice and Gaming. Urban also produces one publication, Airport Revenue News, focused on the airport concession industry. Outside of Kennesaw Urban also has offices in Shelton, CT and Boca Raton, FL, as well as many remote employees based in areas that are rich with customers.  For more information, visit www.urban-expo.com


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