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Why Exhibit at the 2019 National Hardware Show?

The National Hardware Show is the prime time & place for face-to-face sourcing, trading and learning for the $343 Billion dollar US home improvement and DIY markets.

For more information regarding exhibiting at the 2019 National Hardware Show, fill out the form on the Request Information tab.

National Hardware Show Attendees include:

  • Big Box Retail Buyers
  • Independent Retailers
  • Wholesalers
  • Distributors
  • Hardware Stores
  • Garden Centers
  • Paint Stores
  • Farm & Ranch Stores
  • Builders
  • Contractors & Remodelers
  • Discount Stores
  • Warehouse Clubs
  • Co-Ops
  • Mass Retailers
  • Manufacturer's Reps
  • Consultants
  • And More...

About National Hardware Show Attendees

  • 83% of attendees say new products/categories are the primary reason to attend
  • 86% of attendees plan on purchasing and sourcing new products when they attend
  • 28% of attendees estimate over a $10 million annual budget for products and services seen at the Show

Take a look at a sample of the media companies that exhibitors gained exposure from at the 2018 National Hardware Show:

2018 Media Outlets

Lead Retrieval will be included with your booth purchase to assist with the collection of customer data and to help organize your leads & selling efforts both during and after the National Hardware Show.

Learn More

Interested in exhibiting? Fill out the form below to be contacted by one of our sales executives to learn more about the exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities at the National Hardware Show.

Exhibitor Alerts!!

BEWARE of the Fair Guide
Reed Exhibitions and National Hardware Show do NOT support the Fair Guide -- it is NOT affiliated with Reed Exhibitions or National Hardware Show. Please be aware that you may receive solicitations for the Fair Guide from Construct Data, its publisher, which use the name of National Hardware Show – do not be fooled. Construct Data currently operates out of Slovakia (it has previously operated out of Austria and Germany).

BEWARE of the Expo-Guide
Reed Exhibitions and National Hardware Show also do NOT support the Expo-Guide -- it is NOT affiliated with Reed Exhibitions or National Hardware Show. Please be aware that you may receive solicitations for the Expo-Guide from Commercial Online Manuals, its publisher, which use the name of National Hardware Show – again, do not be fooled. The Expo-Guide currently operates out of Mexico.

For further warnings on the Fair Guide and the Expo-Guide, please check out (the website was set up originally to deal with the European City Guides, but it now addresses the Fair Guide and Expo-Guide as well as several other similar matters).

And please remember – the only directories and guides affiliated with Reed Exhibitions are those published by Reed Exhibitions, including the official show directories. If you have any doubts about a directory/guide solicitation using National Hardware Show name (for example, if the solicitation requires payment made to an address in a foreign country), please contact an National Hardware Show salesperson ASAP.

Review the Floor Plans

View the Floor Plans for NHS 2019 to choose up to 6 locations you are interested in.

2019 Floor Plans:

Fill out and sign the National Hardware Show 2019 Application and License Agreement

Please include 6 booth location choices on your application.

Payment Information

A 30% deposit must be submitted in order to reserve your booth space:

Credit Card:

The invoice number is 051019 and the show code is NHSHW

If mailing a company check please send to:
RELX Inc. dba Reed Exhibitions
Attn: National Hardware Show 2019
P.O. Box 9599
New York, NY 10087-4599

Please fax Application and receipt or copy of the check

Please fax or email your Application and receipt or copy of the check to your sales rep, or to Juliana Sherwood – (fax: 203-840-9477)


Hardware & Tools


Lawn, Garden, & Outdoor Living

Paint & Accessories

Plumbing & Electrical

Tailgate, Backyard, & BBQ

We also promote products in:
Pet Products, Farm & Ranch, Storage & Organization, Smart Home and Building Products. These are not dedicated areas on the Show Floor since they cross over into multiple categories, so please choose one of the main product categories above and we will help to best place you based on the products you will be presenting at the Show.

International Sales

Countdown to the National Hardware Show

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