In the interest of keeping our customers informed, here are the answers to some of the more commonly asked questions.
Archive for the ‘Exhibitors’ Category
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 [...]
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.
They’re at it again. Like the living dead, various unscrupulous trade show directory scam artists have reappeared to haunt SHOT Show exhibitors. Construct Data Verlag AG of Slovakia (formerly of Austria), which produces FAIRGuide, is seeking to take advantage of unsuspecting businesses that may still be cleaning the dust off their shoes from the 2013 SHOT [...]
All SHOT Show attendees, exhibitors and media should keep an eye on their email inboxes in the coming days. We’ll begin sending our post-show surveys this week. We made many improvements for 2013 based on last year’s feedback, and we’ll do so again for next year’s show. Please take the time to provide us with [...]
The Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show®) concluded four successful days at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, setting new attendance records and marking the 35th anniversary of the event. The largest trade show of its kind in the world and the fifth largest trade show in Las Vegas, the SHOT Show attracted [...]