Product Exposure Programs

Take advantage of these Product Exposure Opportunities to put your products in front of leading buyers and media at NHS!

  • NHS

    Private Product Review

    The Private Product Review Program gives exhibitors the opportunity to have their product privately reviewed & vetted by Top Buyers from some of the industry’s largest Retailers, Hardware Co-ops and major Wholesaler/Distributors at the 2019 National Hardware Show. This opportunity for ONE product is included in your package!

    Learn More

  • Presidents Council

    Presidents Council Buying Days

    Expand your market reach through exclusive 20 minute face-to-face meetings with buyers and present your products in a unique selling opportunity.


  • Pitch the Experts Panels

    Pitch the Experts Panels

    Pitch your product to a panel of industry leaders and decision makers and get feedback and advice on the spot. You may even secure a deal in your pitch! Exclusive to Inventors Spotlight exhibitors only.

    For more information and to participate, contact Cathie at

    Learn More

  • The Home Depot

    The Home Depot Product Pitch Panel

    The United Inventors Association (UIA) and The Home Depot will be hosting the 2nd annual product pitch panel for Inventors Spotlight exhibitors on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in the Inventors Spotlight pavilion.

    For more information and to participate in the program, contact Cathie at

    Learn More

  • Make 48

    Make48 TV Series

    Want helpful advice from a panel of industry experts?  Be sure to register to pitch your product in front of the Make48 Pitch Panel.  Learn helpful advice from our panel that includes QVC, Ace Hardware, Danco and Make48.  The Make48 Pitch Panel will be Tuesday, May 7 from 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Open to Inventors Spotlight exhibitors only.


  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

    U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

    Meet with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office at NHS (#IS9144) and get insight on the application process for patents.

    Learn More

  • Firefly Buys (NEW)– MR #N214

    Wednesday, May 8th 9AM-5PM and Thursday, May 9th 9AM-1PM

    Firefly Buys is bringing its team of e-commerce experts to meet with as many exhibitors as possible. They are offering complimentary, no obligation consultations on ecommerce strategy. Appointments are preferred. Walk-ins are also always welcome but pre-booked appointments are preferred so they can prepare a customized winning strategy that fulfill each company’s unique needs.

    More Information Coming Soon!

  • SLC Holdings (NEW) – Pitch Day

    Monday, May 6 – 9:30am – 4pm MR N#213

    SLC Group Holdings, an angel investment firm, is conducting an open pitch day to review products and consider new Entrepreneurs for its portfolio. SLC is working with top retailers across the country to help bring entrepreneurs get retail ready and into retailers across the globe. This is by appointment only for NHS New Exhibitors and Inventors Spotlight participants. Walk-in’s will be available on a limited basis.

    Learn More

  • The Carey Brothers

    The Carey Brothers will be broadcasting their nationally syndicated radio program -- “On The House” – and their pro podcast – “CareyBrosPros” – from The National Hardware Show 2019 in Las Vegas. Click here for more information!

  • Mercadolibre

    Interested in expanding your business to Latin America? Don’t miss this opportunity to meet face to face buyers from Mercadolibre´s private label team. Mercadolibre is the Amazon of Latin America and they are eager with you to learn more about your products. Click here if you are interested in setting up a time to meet with Mercadolibre to expand your brand!

For any questions or additional information concerning Product Exposure at the National Hardware Show, please contact Emily Demarco at

We use cookies to operate this website and to improve its usability. Full details of what cookies are, why we use them and how you can manage them can be found by reading our Privacy & Cookies page. Please note that by using this site you are consenting to the use of cookies.