The world’s largest sportfishing trade show, the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, better known as ICAST, took place July 12 – 15, at the Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Fla. Produced by the American Sportfishing Association (ASA), the industry’s trade association, ICAST the industry’s trade show – is the annual destination for the global recreational fishing industry. Nearly 14,000 industry representatives from the global sportfishing industry descended on Orlando to see the latest innovations in tackle, gear, accessories and apparel.
Outdoor Retailer Summer Market is North America’s largest tradeshow in the outdoor industry drawing attendees from around the world. Summer Market is all about face-to-face—it’s where products are shown, orders are written, new accounts are found, connections are made and brands are launched. This show is about buying, sourcing, strategic meetings, trend, education and networking with decision makers, influencers, stakeholders, key buyers and athletes that influence the outdoor market.
The annual Interbike International Bicycle Exposition is where the bicycle industry gathers to celebrate, educate and conduct the business of cycling. Bicycle retailers, media, importers and distributors can discover the latest in bicycle technology, including bicycle demos at the largest 2-day demo event for the trade – OutDoor Demo. Attendees can also meet with hundreds of exhibitors offering everything the bicycle industry has to offer, including: road, mountain, triathlon, electric bikes, nutrition, apparel, safety, accessories, power and more. Boost your cycling business by finding the latest products and trends, attending valuable retailer education sessions and networking with the top retailers and suppliers in the industry. For more information, read our FAQ Page.
More than 250 brands including some of the biggest companies on the planet as well as innovative newcomers. A great opportunity to see new product before any other channel of distribution and meet with key executives at the best suppliers to the run specialty channel.
Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show is the first time in nearly 30 years the outdoor and snow industries will be together, creating an unprecedented opportunity to reach influential buyers across all product segments. This is the place for brands to reach a larger, more diverse and valuable retail audience, as well as an enhanced media presence to carry their brand stories into the consumer marketplace. Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show is about community and having one place where the industry gathers.
Eastern Outdoor Reps Association is a not-for-profit association that services the independent and non-independent sales representatives of outdoor human powered gear.
Mission Statement: The purpose of the Eastern Outdoor Reps Association is to facilitate business between its Membership and their Customers.
The Grassroots Outdoor Alliance is a group of independent outdoor retailers organized to serve the needs of its members operating over 100 independent specialty outdoor stores throughout North America. Grassroots is dedicated to creating benefits to its members through sharing information, fostering communication, promoting best business practices and protecting our natural environment, locally and globally.
Independent outdoor specialty retailers are a key ingredient to the future success of the outdoor industry. By collectively combining its members’ knowledge, experience and energies, Grassroots will work to promote the outdoor specialty retailers’ viewpoint for the benefit of its members, the end consumer and the industry as a whole.
DEMA Show provides excellent educational programming and events for industry professionals beyond the exhibit floor. A seminar program packed with sessions for every business type and size, DEMA Show is an opportunity that can help your business and career succeed.
Surf Expo is produced in January and September in Orlando, Florida and draws buyers from specialty stores across the U.S., the Caribbean, Central and South America and around the world. The show features more than 2,500 booths of apparel and hardgoods and a full line-up of special events, including fashion shows, annual awards ceremonies, and demos. Average buyer and exhibitor turnout exceeds 27,600 attendees including retailers, exhibitors and media per show. Surf Expo is a TRADE ONLY EVENT and is not open to the public.