Philadelphia Gift

PHILADELPHIA SHOW INFORMATION

Show Hours & Location
Free Seminars
Special Show Features
Makers Market
New Exhibitor Section
What’s New for 2016
Show Specials
Shuttle Info
Hotel Info
Rules & Regulations
Future Show Dates
Urban Expositions Show Calendar

SHOW HOURS & LOCATION
Greater Philadelphia Expo Center
Conveniently located in the King of Prussia area
100 Station Avenue
Oaks, PA 19456

Sunday, July 24                                 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Monday, July 25                                9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday, July 26                                9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, July 27                           9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

FREE SEMINARS
All Programs will be held at the back of Hall C. See the app CALENDAR for complete details.

Sunday, July 24
Blogging For Bucks: How To Use Content Marketing To Magnetize Your Website & Attract Your Ideal Customers From The Web

Presented by: Betsy Kent   President, Be Visible Internet Marketing
1:00-2:00PM
Are you blogging (or thinking about blogging) for your business? Don't do it without a strategy in place. Experienced online marketer and Blog School founder Betsy Kent will share tips from her popular four-step content marketing success program. Join her for this workshop take away tips that will put you in front of your ideal customers and get them to click and buy.

Social Media Can Hurt Your Business: Don't Get Caught In The Trap
Presented by: Betsy Kent   President, Be Visible Internet Marketing
2:30-3:30PM
Has too much emphasis been put on social media? Businesses of all sizes struggle to decode the secret of using social media successfully. Online marketing expert, Betsy Kent, has figured out how to put social media in its place. You will walk away with actionable tips that you'll be able to use immediately to improve your online presence and attract tons of qualified leads from the web.

Monday, July 25
Designing for Profit

Presented by: Tammy Shapiro, President, Talk of the Town Gourmet Gifts & More
2:00-3:00PM
With fourth quarter right around the corner this session will explore how to turn everyday products into holiday best sellers. We will demonstrate creative ways to wrap, package and market these creative designs helping your sales to soar. In addition to the creative packaging we will explore the importance of properly displaying the products, how to market and how make sales soar. This session will have something for everyone from gift shops, candy shops, gourmet specialty shops and wine/spirits a session you won't want to miss.

SPECIAL SHOW FEATURES

COMPLIMENTARY BUYER BREAKFAST: Buyers are invited to enjoy a free continental breakfast Friday, January 8 and Saturday, January 9 from 9:15am - 10:15am.

STAY FOR THE LAST DAY: Make sure to stay and shop on Wednesday, July 27th for special deals and discounts only offered the last day of the show. You can also take advantage of discounted hotel rates and a free lunch!  Stop by the show registration desk when you arrive and show your badge and (if you haven't registered/checked in yet) your proper admission credentials for a complimentary lunch at the show.  Connect with artisans offering unique, handcrafted designs across all categories. Here you’ll find a wide variety of handmade creations including tabletop, ceramics, textiles, home décor, jewelry, apparel and more.

$20 Hotel Rebate – Bring your badge and paid hotel receipt for July 26 (host hotel only) to the show office on July 27 to receive a rebate of $20.
Free Lunch on July 27 – Show your badge at the buffet from 11 am to 1 pm on Wednesday, July 27 to receive a free lunch

RETAILER GIVEAWAYS
Many of the shows exhibitors will be providing different products and items for giveaways awarded throughout the show.  Turn in your ballot at registration for a chance to win.

MAKERS’ MARKET
Connect with artisans offering unique, handcrafted designs across all categories. Here you’ll find a wide variety of handmade creations including tabletop, ceramics, textiles, home décor, jewelry, apparel and more.

MAKERS’ MARKET Exhibitors Include.

NEW EXHIBITOR SECTION
Be sure to see the Philadelphia Gift Show’s newest exhibitors.

SHOW SPECIALS  
A number of exhibitors will be offering various savings on their lines and other discounts during all four days of the show.(Coming Soon)

WHAT’S NEW FOR 2016
Many exhibitors are highlighting lines and designs that are new for 2016. (Coming Soon)

HOTEL SHUTTLE BUS:
A shuttle bus will run between the hotel routes and the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center approximately every 30-45 minutes.
Sunday, July 24 – Tuesday, July 26 from 7:30 am – 11:30 am and from 4 – 7 pm on each route, to and from the show.
Wednesday, July 27 from 7:30 am – 11:30 am and from 1 – 3 pm on each route, to and from the show.

Route 1: Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites
Route 2:  Doubletree by Hilton (formerly the Dolce Valley Forge Hotel), Comfort Inn, Holiday Express Inn, and Springhill Suites.
Route 3:  Embassy Suites

HOTEL INFO
If you need assistance or have any questions regarding our hotel reservations, please contact Connections at 855.246.URBAN

Click Here for discounted hotel rates for the Philadelphia Gift Show.

RULES AND REGULATIONS
The Philadelphia Gift Show is open to the trade only. 

New /first-time attendees should be prepared to present the following along with your ExpressPass™ to gain admission to the show: 1 form of personal ID and 2 forms of business ID, which can include copy of business license, sales tax id number, payroll stub, company check, company credit card, vendor invoice, business card, letterhead or other printed collateral with company name. (Please note: 1 form of personal ID and 1 form of business ID is required for each additional employee.)
To maintain the professional environment of the show, children under the age of 14 years and strollers are strongly discouraged.
The photography of any exhibit is expressly prohibited without the written consent of the exhibitor.

FUTURE SHOW DATES
January 6-9, 2017
Philadelphia Gift Show
The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, PA

URBAN EXPOSITIONS SHOW CALENDAR