Why Exhibit in Travel Gear + Luggage
at The Inspired Home Show?

Booth Application

The Inspired Home Show attracts major and independent retail buyers from around the world — from mass market and department stores to lifestyle, hardware, and warehouse clubs. By holding TGA’s annual event as part of The Inspired Home Show in 2023, you will be able to engage not only with major travel goods buyers, but also expand your reach into new retailers of every shape and size that the Chicago Show attracts.

Learn more about The Inspired Home Show in the 2023 Exhibitor Prospectus.

Are You a Start Up or First Time Exhibitor?

For start-ups and first-time exhibitors, consider a 10W x 5D booth for your exhibit this year.
You’ll have 50 square feet of creative sales floor potential and a low cost of entry, so reserve yours now — quantities are limited.
For more information, contact:

Cathy Trecartin

apply to exhibit now

STEP 1

Become a Travel Goods Association member!

Once you’re a member, you’ll be eligible to book your exhibit booth. Benefits include promotional opportunities, partner discounts, industry news, marketing support and press. TGA gives the travel goods industry a voice and political clout, continues to influence U.S. and international trade policy in Washington, DC, and keeps you updated on the latest legislative issues affecting your business.

Join or learn more about becoming a member now.

JOIN NOW  |  RENEW MEMBERSHIP

(If you are already a current member, proceed to Step 2.)

STEP 2

SUBMIT EXHIBITOR BOOTH APPLICATION

Interested in participating as an exhibitor? Complete and submit a booth application.

EXHIBITOR BOOTH APPLICATION

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