- Over 8,000 Retailers Convene to Source Unique Product from Exclusive Exhibitors -
MONTREAL, Quebec, March 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Highlighting the depth and breadth of local talent and design, the Canadian Gift and Tableware Association Spring Montreal Gift Show, which runs from March 4 to 7 at Place Bonaventure, features more than 60 exhibitors offering Quebec made product. The show also offers the over 8,000 retailers who attend the chance to source unique product that is exclusive to the Montreal Gift Show. It provides them a first look at some of the year's hottest trends, making the show a vital part of their spring and summer buying seasons.
In addition to the Le Quebec section, the gift show features over 350 exhibitors from across the province - and the country - and showcases fashion accessories, a global mix of the latest trends in giftware, the best new home accents, furnishing and décor as well as gourmet housewares and specialty foods.
|What:||Spring 2012 Montreal Gift Show|
|When:||Sunday, March 4||9 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Monday, March 5||9 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Tuesday, March 6||9 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Wednesday, March 7||9 a.m. - 3 p.m.|
|Who:||More than 350 exhibitors showcasing the latest consumer products and groundbreaking retail trends.|
|800 Rue de la Gauchetière|
|Media Lounge - Main Level|
**NOTE TO EDITORS** Exhibitors, industry experts and show organizers are available for interview in English and French.
About the Montreal Gift Show
The Montreal Gift Show brings together the finest mix of products and services to create a convenient, relaxed, efficient and cost-effective buying environment. It showcases more than 350 exhibiting companies and attracts over 8,000 retailers every year.
The Montreal Gift Show features products from around the world. This extensive showcase of Canadian manufacturers, importers, exporters, wholesalers, distributors, suppliers and artists is the vital link for the gift and tableware industry to meet, conduct business, see new trends, celebrate industry innovation and engage in new business opportunities.
About the CGTA
The Canadian Gift and Tableware Association (CGTA) is the pulse of Canada's $10 billion giftware industry. Embodying the entrepreneurial instinct and spirit, the CGTA is a national, not-for-profit association dedicated to improving its members' competitive capability and business effectiveness by enhancing local, national and global opportunities. The CGTA is comprised of over 1,400 members made up of leading Canadian giftware manufacturers, importers, exporters, distributors and wholesalers.
The CGTA owns and manages the Toronto, Montreal and Alberta Gift Shows, giving the association a national tradeshow presence in the industry. The twice-a-year events also provide significant economic stimulus to their respective markets, bringing together thousands of retail suppliers with thousands of prospective buyers. Further information is available at www.cgta.org.
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