We’re fast approaching the new year, and it’s a good time to think about your trade and consumer show activities for 2023.
As we tell our clients, trade shows, expos, and even consumer shows are a great way to not only reach a new market, but to connect with industry insiders and learn more about a new target sector – and are an important part of any market entry strategy.
Here’s what’s happening in Canada in January, so mark your calendars (and click the links for info and registration).
Imprint Canada – Imprint Canada offers education seminars, expert presenters, decorating seminars, and sessions on improving promotional product sales. Show is scheduled January 6 to 7 in Toronto, ON.
Landscape Ontario Congress & Trade Show – The Landscape Ontario Congress is “Canada’s largest and longest running trade show and conference for landscape professionals.” Show runs January 10 to 12 in Toronto, ON.
Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo – Lift is the “premiere gathering of Canada’s top cannabis business leaders, subject matter experts, innovators & regulators.” Takes place January 12 to 14 in Vancouver, BC.
Canada’s Bridal Show – The latest fashions, biggest bridal trends, and more can be found at this annual event. Runs January 13 to 15 in Toronto, ON.
Franchise Expo – “See over 165 of the most successful franchises + brand new opportunities from every industry.” Events are scheduled across the country throughout the year; this one takes place January 14 to 15 in Toronto, ON.
Interior Design Show – “Bringing together the newest and most innovative of international and Canadian design.” Event takes place January 19 to 22 in Toronto, ON.
Montreal Auto Show – The place to be for the latest in car/truck news, technology, and more. Show runs January 20 to 29 in Montreal, QC.
Toronto International Boat Show – “The boating event of the year!” Runs January 20 to 29 in Toronto, ON.
Toronto Market Week – “The destination for buyers and retailers to source and purchase from leading brands, wholesalers, distributors, and more.” Show runs January 26 to February 2 in Toronto, ON.
Toronto Gift & Home Market – This event brings giftware wholesalers, distributors, manufacturers, importers, and exporters together with local and international buyers at this trade-only market. Show runs January 29 to February 3, in Toronto, ON.