The National Hardware Show: May 9 – 11

National Hardware Show

We are pleased to announce that members of the Advisory Board for are scheduled to attend The National Hardware Show in Las Vegas on May 9-11, 2017. This is a don’t-miss event for tycoons and entrepreneurs seeking marketing inspiration and new product ideas. If you want to catapult your business to a higher level, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to network with exhibitors and vendors and source innovative products. Be certain to explore sweet deals that are only available during the show.

For over 70 years, the National Hardware Show has served resellers of home improvement products. It originated in New York, driven by the housing surge after World War II. In the 1970s, the show relocated to Chicago and later to its present site in the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show is all about enhancing people’s joie de vivre via the quality of their homes.

If home is where the heart is, The National Hardware Show is where the soul of America’s home is. This year, the 3-day event features NRHA stage sessions, Tailgate, Backyard and BBQ Events, Awards and the New Product World Awards for breakthrough trends and products.

Over 27,000 active professionals of the home aftermarket industry are expected to attend. Imagine yourself in the midst of all that phenomenal energy!

Whether you’re in the home improvement biz or an avid DIY’er, the National Hardware Show is the place to be on May 9-11.

Let’s peek at a few exhibitors for 2017:

If you’re in need of eco-friendly building products, Gardner-Gibson manufacturers waterproofing coatings, caulks, roof coatings, pavement sealers and more.

Is buying products made in the USA important to you? Visit ABCOGEARs exhibit of working gear and accessories.

Windows and skylights provide that “natural light” today’s homeowners demand. Be sure and pop by the National Fenestration Rating Council exhibit for information on windows, skylights and doors that conserve energy and provide comfort for the homeowners.

The inventor’s spotlight is a don’t-miss. This year the No-Spill Spout is presented as “most significant innovation in pouring technology”. Suggested use is for pouring liquid into smaller containers from 1-gallon jugs. Another made in America product.

Adams Manufacturing is one of the featured exhibitors that home-flippers, stagers and creative individuals must see. Makers of resin outdoor furniture, their motto is “Think Big”. From oversized stackable rockers to Adirondacks, this line put the style and comfort in outdoor living.

Looking for pumps? AGE produces garden, pond and fountain pumps, pumps for swimming pools and deep wells and even submersible pumps.

These are random picks from exhibitors numbering in the thousands. The National Hardware Store is truly a one-stop shopping experience, where you’ll get a preemptive look at new products and network with people “behind the brands”.

Do stay for the awards presentation. In 2012, Kevin Harrington gave out awards to the winning three inventors, out of more than 70 involved in the Pitch Tank program. Our advisory board members will be looking for the next, best products to be featured on