The PPAI Expo is North America’s largest international promotional products tradeshow,
Serving as the yearly launch pad for both suppliers and distributors, The PPAI Expo provided a forum for all to connect, experience new products, network and conduct strategic business meetings. Engaging all stakeholders in one venue, it remains the single most important event of the year for the promotional products industry worldwide. As in years past, The PPAI Expo attracted many new and innovative suppliers in addition to industry leaders such as Logomark, Gemline, Prime Resources, Leed’s, BIC/Norwood and SanMar.
The PPAI Expo® has become synonymous with success. Consistently named one of the top 50 shows by Tradeshow Gold, The PPAI Expo draws thousands of suppliers, promotional consultants and industry associates from across the country and around the globe. This is the largest promotional products tradeshow of the year and is the best way to kick-start your year and build your business.
Join your industry colleagues who know this is the place to help grow business and increase product offerings. Nearly 70 percent of over 11,000 individuals are repeat attendees as they all know it’s much easier to grow a business when the business-building aspects – education, networking opportunities and the hottest-selling products – are all under one roof.
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Connect with over 1,300 exhibiting supplier companies at the show and create new business partners to help grow your product pipeline.
The PPAI Expo draws thousands of suppliers, distributors and industry associates from across the country and around the globe. You need to be here. Not convinced? Check out the top reasons to exhibit at Expo or in the brand. or DECORATE pavilions.
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Make your tradeshow dollars work – for you. Maximize your ROI, maximize your experience, and maximize your business at The PPAI Expo where you’ll find your business growing. Where you’ll find success.
The PPAI Expo draws more attendees than any other promotional products tradeshow. Over the last four years, The PPAI Expo has averaged 11,001 promotional consultants representing 4,059 distributor companies.
What does today’s distributor attendee look like?
The majority of distributors attending The PPAI Expo have sales volume ranging from $500,000 to $10,000,000+, but the magic of The PPAI Expo is that it attracts businesses of all shapes, sizes and location.
How many are repeat attendees?
Nearly 70 percent of individuals are repeat attendees to The PPAI Expo. It’s much easier to execute business when the business-building aspects – education, networking opportunities and the hottest-selling products – are all under one roof.
Since 1903, the Promotional Products Association International, a not-for-profit, has been the standard-setting international trade association for the promotional products industry. PPAI offers education, tradeshows, business products and services, mentoring, technology and legislative support to its members. Today, PPAI serves more than 11,000 global members who lead the $18.5 billion industry. The multi-billion-dollar industry includes wearables, writing instruments, calendars, drinkware and many other items, usually imprinted with a company’s name, logo or message. PPAI created and maintains the UPIC (Universal Promotional Identification Code), the industry’s only free identification system and universal company database. For information regarding PPAI or to learn more about the proven power of promotional products (including research and case studies), visit the PPAI website at www.ppai.org.
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