ASD Gears Up for the August Show

ASD to Host New TV Show The Big Pitch With Kevin Harrington

With over 45,000 buyers in attendance in March 2015, ASD Market Week is determined to increase their numbers at every show. [Read more]

The Big Pitch Makes a Big Impression

The Big Pitch TV

The ASD Show offers non-stop opportunities for vendors to have brand exposure. [Read more]

August 2014 ASDLV Show a Success

ASD to Host New TV Show The Big Pitch With Kevin Harrington

One word describes the recent ASD Las Vegas show: “Fantastic” says Karalynn Sprouse, executive vice president of merchandise group and international sourcing at Emerald Expositions. This August many of their legacy exhibitors reported a much stronger August versus 2013 and the show continued to be one of the strongest in order writing in the industry. [Read more]

Impulse at NY NOW Launches August 2014

Impulse at NY NOW Launches August 2014

Independent Retailer recently spoke with Brady Kimball, marketing & special events manager at Emerald Expositions about the launch of Impulse at NY NOW. The show will be held Saturday, August 16 through Tuesday, August 19 at the Passenger Ship Terminal’s Pier 94 in New York City. [Read more]

ASD to Host New TV Show The Big Pitch With Kevin Harrington

ASD to Host New TV Show The Big Pitch With Kevin Harrington

Recently, ASD Las Vegas was approached with the idea of creating an ASD TV Shopping Show to air in top A & B television markets in late 2014.The goal of the innovation-themed program is to showcase ASD’s unique industry to millions of consumers and serve as a launching pad for new ASD exhibitor products. [Read more]

ASD Independent Retailer Conference Highlight: Customer Loyalty Programs

Independent Retailer Conference

At the ASD Las Vegas trade show this week, Independent Retailer publisher Bill McNulty presented his thoughts and ideas on what retailers can do to boost their sales using the Buy Local Movement. [Read more]

ASD Las Vegas Six Shows in One


The ASD Las Vegas consumer goods trade show runs Sunday, August 4, through Wednesday, August 7, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show brings together the world’s widest variety of merchandise in one event, making it easy for retailers to shop for their stores. Loaded with quality choices at every price point, this well-established […]

ASD Presentation: How to Get Consumers to Buy Local

ASD Buy Local presentation

Bill McNulty, publisher of Independent Retailer magazine, explores concrete ways retail store owners can tap into the Buy Local movement to maximize store sales, in his presentation, “How to Capitalize on the Buy Local Movement to Increase Traffic, Customers & Sales in Your Stores.” McNulty spoke Tuesday, March 19, at ASD Las Vegas, sharing proven tactics businesses […]

How To Capitalize on the Buy Local Movement


Retailers are always looking for hot, new merchandise, and ASD Las Vegas, held March 17-20, is expecting more than 280 brand new exhibitors. In addition, returning vendors are expected to introduce exciting new products at the show. In today’s competitive market, it is more important than ever to keep your merchandise new and fresh. ASD […]

ASD Show Launches Miami Wholesale Expo 2013

asd miami expo trade show

Regional wholesale merchandise event will be held at the Miami Airport Convention Center from September 30 to October 2. [Read more]