Campus Retail's Ultimate Educational Conference and Buying Expo
Educational Conference - CAMEX is Campus Retail's largest educational event, with more than 120 educational sessions, keynotes, learning tours, and workshops lead by professional speakers, industry experts, and your store colleagues.
CAMEX generally has between 6,000 and 7,000 attendees. There are generally about 2,000 to 2,200 buyers representing an average of 1,000 stores.
CAMEX is for YOU!
Campus Store Buyers, Managers, and Directors
Retailers Serving a Campus Community
Course Materials Specialists
Auxiliary Services Professionals
Why You Should Attend!
92% say it is highly valuable to their store.
Shop exhibitors who know your market! See 650+ CAMEX exhibitors AND, new for 2016, 150 art supply exhibitors at NAMTA’s Art Materials World.
Discover your next hot product!
Great deals! Save with Show Specials and low minimums.
Targeted education designed for campus retailers.
Connect with your community! Share ideas and best practices.
Secure Your Space for the Campus Retailing’s Ultimate Event!
Why Exhibit @ CAMEX?
$10.28 billion campus market!
2,250+ buyers from nearly 1,000 stores who WANT to buy
99% of buyers felt the products were relevant to their stores' needs
$33,940 average spend per store
Access to future orders
New for 2016! CAMEX welcomes 550+ Art Materials World buyers
The National Association of College Stores (NACS) is a not-for-profit trade association representing the $10 billion campus retailing industry.
More than 3,000 stores serving colleges, universities, and K-12 schools in the United States, Canada, and around the world are members of NACS, along with more than 1,000 companies supplying goods and services to campus stores. NACS members also include higher education professionals, organizations, associations, and others interested in the industry’s vitality.
CCRA is a special interest group of the National Association of College Stores.
Since 1990, CCRA has provided members with the resources they need to enhance performance and ensure continued growth and success.
Connect2One is the largest and most comprehensive buying group in the college bookstore industry. Our mission is to connect our stores with the resources they need to operate successfully. Originally founded as a buying cooperative in 1988, and now powered by indiCo, Connect2One is dedicated to the goal of helping college stores stay independent and compete in today’s marketplace.
The International Art Materials Association (NAMTA) is dedicated to promoting the art/creative materials industry. Members include retailers, manufacturers, distributors, importers, and independent reps from around the world. Our mission is to provide members with the products, services and information needed to grow and prosper.
Co-located Events: CAMEX, CCRA Conference, Connect2One, NAMTA's Art Materials World