2016 Tradeshow Opportunities


Another great year has begun with a full schedule of inventor-friendly tradeshows that inventors may want to consider attending. Invention Home works throughout the year at numerous national tradeshows to increase inventor opportunities and exposure. Here are a few highlights on three of the most prestigious events. A more comprehensive listing can be found on our website at http://blog.inventionhome.com/tradeshows/.

If traveling and attending tradeshows is not an option, no problem. InventionHome works with companies every day to present and license inventions. We can help you reach companies. If you need help with a patent application or marketing your invention, please contact InventionHome at 1-866-844-6512.

International Home + Housewares Show
The housewares industry’s premier tradeshow event is just around the corner! On March 5-8, the major housewares’ executives will gather in Chicago to buy and sell the newest consumer lifestyle products for all areas of the home. These executives will also be on the lookout for the latest product trends and innovations on display in the “Inventors Corner” sponsored by Invention Home.

National Hardware Show
The “Inventors Spotlight” has become one of the most popular destinations at the National Hardware Show held annually in Las Vegas. This tradeshow is the most popular event for learning, sourcing and trading in the $343 billion US home improvement and DIY markets. Inventors with products in these categories may want to consider participating: hardware and tools; lawn, garden and outdoor living; plumbing and electrical; paint and accessories; housewares; tailgate, backyard and BBQ. The 2016 National Hardware Show takes place May 4–6. For more information on securing a booth in the Invention Home-sponsored “Inventors Spotlight” go to http://inventortradeshows.com/show/hardware/.

Response Expo
If television is the medium for your product, then Response Expo is the place to meet and mingle with the Direct Response Television (DRTV) professionals who have potential to get those products on the air.
The Response Expo is scheduled for April 26–28 in San Diego. Watch for details coming soon on how to secure booth space in the “Inventor Pavilion” at this show.