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International Home & Housewares Show 2015 - International Housewares Association
The International Home + Housewares Show is your opportunity to join the world’s largest marketplace of home + housewares professionals. Every year 61,000 of the world’s most important home + housewares professionals gather to do business in Chicago’s state-of-art McCormick Place Exposition Center. They come to explore new, creative business opportunities as well as strengthen existing relationships.
The 2015 International Home + Housewares Show is your opportunity to join the world's largest audience of home goods and housewares professionals. Every year more than 61,000 of the world's most important professionals gather to do business in Chicago's state-of-the-art McCormick Place Exposition Center.
Welcome to the International Housewares Association (IHA), a full-service trade association dedicated to promoting the sales and marketing of housewares since 1938 (formerly known as the National Housewares Manufacturers Association - NHMA®). The International Housewares Association (IHA) - the world’s Home Authority - is strategically positioned to connect, inform, support and enable its international membership to lead in the global marketplace.
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Lindsay Pearson Wessels
IHA - International Housewares Association
6400 Shafer Court
Rosemont, IL 60018
See Event Exhibitors Section
US Homegoods Manufacturer's Rep /Agent for Exhibitor at Chicago Show
US Trade Guest / Supplier / Student / Designer
(Publishing and ad sales personnel qualify as trade guests)
Non-US Sales Agent for Exhibitor at Chicago Show
Non-US Buyer / Retailer / Distributor / Buying Agent
Non-US Manufacturer / Supplier / Trade Guest
News Media (includes editorial personnel only)
Who attends the Show?
In 2014, the International Home + Housewares Show total registration approached 61,000, including 23,000 buyers.
-The Show's non-U.S. audience includes 6,200 buyers from over 125 countries. Those buyers said that the creativity of the U.S. market drew them to Chicago.
-The U.S audience includes 14,900 buyers.
-Among U.S. buyers, 40% of attendees are owners or senior managers.
The Show had a strong U.S. independent specialty retailer presence with nearly 75 percent of the U.S. retail buyers coming from specialty channels.
Non U.S. Buyer Profile:
Latin America 13%
Australia & New Zealand 3%
Middle East & Africa 4%
International Housewares Association
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