The nation’s top CBD brands and leading executives filled the Las Vegas Convention Center on February 13-15 for USA CBD Expo to showcase new products, host informational sessions, and meet with buyers, investors and consumers from across the world. The event emphasized education, informing attendees of various topics from throughout the industry and covering subjects […]
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A Message from the International Housewares Association Dear Home + Housewares Professional, By now, I am sure that you have heard that The Inspired Home Show 2020 has been cancelled due to the ongoing threat of Covid-19 (Coronavirus). Being a global event, the health risk of having our international community come together next week was […]
The 22nd Annual NFMA Conference was held February 11-12, 2020 at Caesar’s Place in Las Vegas. Hundreds of owners, leaders and flea market experts attended the conference to hear expert speakers, discuss industry trends, get legislative updates, and have fun. A huge benefit of the conference is always the networking opportunities, revisiting with old friends […]
Excited springtime buyers will soon be making their way to flea markets to find amazing deals on the latest merchandise to get ready for the summer. As vendors are selling out of their winter products, it’s time to start sourcing new companies to get you stocked and ready for the upcoming spring and summer months. […]
The Merchandiser Group is deeply saddened to report the passing of Stanley Shevitz on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the age of 74. A Brooklyn native, Stanley was born on January 17, 1946, the son of the late Milton and Celia Dorf Shevitz. Stanley was a high school graduate and worked, among other places, in […]
I hope everyone out there is having a blast getting ready for St. Patty’s Day! I know I sure am. Now that the dreary and cold months following the holidays are finally over, there’s a lot of fun events coming up in the springtime. We’ve got St. Patrick’s Day (which you should hopefully already be […]
On September 12th, United Flea Markets (UFM) announced their latest acquisition with Rubidoux Drive-In Theatre and Swap Meet in Riverside, CA. This acquisition marks UFM’s first property in California and firmly establishes the company’s nationwide presence. With its original 1948 screen tower still standing tall, The Rubidoux is the last of the classic drive-in theaters […]
Consumers are increasingly responsive to the “Made in USA” message. What’s firing this trend?
Flea market vendors can expect parents to shop and spend more during this back-to-school season.
Located at the former drive-in theater in Lakewood, the market boasts hundreds of vendors and up to 8,000 shoppers.