What Participants Are Saying About the Program
"Nice program would do it again" - Al Macdonald, KC Gifts/Kootenay Collections, Ltd.
"It was a good way to meet some buyers who may not have come to my booth." - Kim Ryon, Squishable
"This is a winning formula for anybody wishing to grow their business." -Tom Rechlin, RexTooth Studios
"The networking experience was great with Match. Perfect blend of different industries." - Brian Segars, Knob Creek Metal Arts
"It made our show. Had it not have been for this, we may have only seen a handful of other buyers" - John Callahan, MCMBrands
"This was an incredible experience. Through the match program I was able to meet vendors I may not have otherwise. I gained some new vendors and got new ideas for my location. Highly recommend match to other buyers" - Elie Johnson, Lowry Park Zoo
"Well organized. Love stepping out of the box!" - Kent Reed, Ozarkland
"Thank you for providing a program like this that allows buyers to attend the show in exchange for a reasonable amount of quick meetings!" - Rachel Whitfield, Jamestown Yorktown Foundation
"Loved meeting new vendors that I wouldn’t have met otherwise." - Lisa Walton, Indian Tepee Gift Show
"Excellent program to meet new vendors." - Roz Tymans, Jamaican Me Crazy
How the Program Works
Based on the package you select, you'll receive a set number of matched meetings in your booth during the show. The program format is carefully curated to focus on accelerating your sales cycle by connecting you with pre-qualified business meeting set up by our team.
Our buyer delegates are reserved for leading Souvenir & Resort buyers, concessionaires, zoos, aquariums and national park retailers with annual sales of over $1M who are actively sourcing souvenir & resort Product. Below is a sample of those who participated in the 2018 edition.
- Inside Package
- Polar Bear Gifts
- Lowry Park Zoo
- Our Native Land
- Delaware North Shenandoah
- Schlitterbahn Winter Park - New Braunfels
- Coastal Culture, Inc.
- Cabrillo Aquarium Gift Shop
- Florida Gifts