NSSF has selected CSG Creative as its agency of record for marketing the 2014 SHOT Show®. CSG was selected at the conclusion of a national account review that included a number of well-known trade show marketing agencies. We’re pleased to partner with CSG. Their experience in the trade show and face-to-face event business is unparalleled, [...]
In the interest of keeping our customers informed, here are the answers to some of the more commonly asked questions.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, today announced that it has reached an agreement with Reed Exhibitions to terminate the agreement the parties had for the management of the SHOT Show. Accordingly, effective immediately, Reed Exhibitions will no longer be manager and producer of the SHOT Show. Reed [...]
It seems that the warmer spring air has prompted an early hatch of hotel scammers trying to separate SHOT Show exhibitors and attendees from their money and perhaps leave them without a place to lay their head in Las Vegas. That’s why we caution all SHOT Show attendees and exhibitors to be wary of third-party [...]
NSSF just received word that the SHOT Show has been accepted into the International Buyer Program. This will provide the SHOT Show with support from the U.S. Department of Commerce to manage and facilitate matching international buyers with exhibiting U.S. companies and work with U.S. exhibitors to educate them on existing government export programs. The [...]
We’re pleased to report that the Federal Trade Commission has temporarily halted operations of Construct Data Verlag AG of Slovakia (formerly of Austria), which produces FAIRGuide. We’ve warned our exhibitors countless times over the past few years about the company, most recently in February in this blog post. The Trade Show News Network has more [...]
The 2013 SHOT Show at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas was one for the record books — record attendance, record sales and record esprit de corps within the industry. The show also registered record satisfaction with attendees and exhibitors alike with 75 percent of exhibitors completely or very satisfied and 93 percent of exhibitors [...]
The April-May edition of SHOT Business magazine is now available at its www.shotbusiness.com website or as a mobile-friendly digital magazine. This month’s feature “SHOT Show 2013″ packs the four days of the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show into 14 brimming pages.
Limiting exhibiting companies to only those that are involved in our core business — shooting, hunting, outdoor and tactical — clears the way for many companies that have been on the waitlist for far too long.
Read the most recent edition of SHOT Business magazine at its www.shotbusiness.com website or as a mobile-friendly digital magazine. The February-March Edition of the NSSF-owned publication contains features on “Optics 2013” and an important topic, “Passing the Torch,” which delves into exit strategies for the business owner who is considering retirement or sale of the store.