2015 marks 40 years of TNNA serving the needlearts industry and a celebration wouldn’t be complete without our members and industry partners there! Members from all specialties - counted thread, crochet, embroidery, knitting, needlepoint, spinning and weaving - are what makes TNNA the largest needlearts trade association in the world.
The 2015 Show will give you that and much more - providing opportunities to meet with suppliers to see and buy their latest products, learn the latest trends, take classes you can teach in your store and get business tips to help you grow your business.
The 2015 Trade Show offers exhibitors the opportunity to:
Network with hundreds of industry retailers, designers, publishers, wholesalers and manufacturers from around the globe. TNNA events reach the largest needlearts retail population in the United States.
Debut products to qualified, national needlearts buyers: Research indicates that retailers depend on TNNA shows for the latest products, the most variety and exclusive lines they can't find anywhere else.
Not only generate new leads, but also obtain direct feedback from your target audience.
What better arena to test-market new packaging, sales promotions or product innovation?
Who Attends TNNA shows?
TNNA trade shows attract independent needlearts buyers from all over the United States and abroad. Legitimate wholesale buyers, qualified by showing business identification, have come to identify TNNA as THE show to attend to find the largest array of needlearts supplies. Buyers from domestic and international independent needlearts retail and wholesale businesses, as well as teachers, designers, sales representatives and distributors, attend TNNA shows to see new products, meet new suppliers and discover new trends. Attending TNNA shows gives the cutting edge needed to compete in today's business world.
Why Should You Exhibit?
Introduce and showcase new products
Obtain direct product/service feedback
Participate in a widely promoted show - we reach out to a targeted audience through direct mail, email, trade industry advertising, and social media
Be part of a show with industry-specific workshops and seminars, plus special features to draw buyers
Reach the largest needlearts retail population in the country
Establish a presence where your competition is exhibiting
Market your products to qualified, national needlearts buyers
Meet face-to-face with current and prospective customers
Generate new leads
Suppliers representing every type of needlearts merchandise, including knitting, needlepoint, crochet, counted thread/cross-stitch and embroidery, as well as related supplies such as buttons, embellishments, frames, books, canvases, patterns and needles, just to name a few.
As a membership organization, TNNA offers you, the needlearts professional, the opportunity to take an active role in shaping our industry. The association's structure has been created to enable people from all the needlearts disciplines to come together, voice their needs, opinions and concerns . . . and help mold a successful future.