Shifting Travel Landscape Means New Collaboration and More for TGA

A continually changing travel landscape means new opportunities, collaborations…and show floor space. Read TGA President Michele Marini Pittenger’s latest blog to learn how the new and distinctly branded Travel Gear + Luggage Destination at the International Housewares Association’s Inspired Home Show 2023, March 4-7 at Chicago’s McCormick Place, will bring new opportunities for TGA members — and why […]

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Packed with Gratitude and Ready to Travel

This Thanksgiving feels different than years past. The recent storms we recently weathered as an industry have passed, and together, we have emerged stronger and closer than ever before. Today is about thanks, and we are grateful for YOU, our members, friends and supporters. Happy Thanksgiving from the Travel Goods Association!

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The Travel Goods Show Has a New Home

The International Housewares Association (IHA) and the Travel Goods Association (TGA) announce a collaboration that will bring TGA’s 2023 live event to The Inspired Home Show 2023. Plan to join us March 4-7 at McCormick Place in Chicago as part of Travel Gear + Luggage, the Show’s new and distinctly branded category located in a dedicated […]

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It’s All About You

Your news. Your announcements. Your accomplishments. We want to tell the industry all about you — your new products and innovations, fun product placements and giveaways, good deeds and awesome achievements. The editorial team of Travel Goods Magazine curates timely news stories and product features and wants to shine a light on your company and products. Questions? […]

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Raise Your Travel Gear IQ

In Travel Problem-Solvers, we asked travel goods professionals what unique problem-solving product they can’t travel without. And they delivered, with convertible bags (at every price point!), clothing packing solutions, and accessories that keep all your necessities accessible as you dash through the airport, line up for a cruise ship, or trek through a theme park. In […]

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Inflation-Busting Travel Gear

Consumers are shopping for deals, and Travel Goods Magazine is showcasing gear that’s heavy on bang and light on bucks. We’re looking for a range of bags and accessories with one thing in common: exceptional value for the money. Submissions must be received by November 2, 2022 for inclusion. READ MORE

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Screen Time and Travels Sublime

TGA’s “Packed in a Minute” video series features a wallet that never makes you look fat and a hack for improving your air quality. Check out the latest bucket lists and information on online passport renewal — it’s all in TravelBits.

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Dare to Share

We want to hear it. And so do your colleagues. Share your news with us — your new hires, TV appearances, product innovations, milestones and achievements — and let us share it with the industry. Submit your news to Kim Wong at kim@travel-goods.org or 877-842-1938, x-705.

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It’s Official!

The 30-day voting period has ended, and during that time TGA members cast their e-votes in support of TGA’s Slate of Nominees for the 2022-2023 TGA Board of Directors. Thanks to everyone who exercised their very important privilege as a member of this Association and voted! 2022-2023 TGA Board of Directors OFFICERSCliff Ensley, Leisure Merchandising […]

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If You Booth It…

…They will come. Buyers, that is. These travel goods manufacturers have joined the ever-growing list of exhibitors showing their new products at The 2023 Travel Goods Show: Olympia USA, MiWorld™, KARGO USA, Walter + Ray and McKlein USA®. Attendees, here’s your chance to see what’s new in travel goods. READ MORE Buyers, register for your FREE badge here.Exhibitors, time […]

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