Design:Retail Network


Global Shop 2016

Experience Defines You

March 23-25, 2016 - vegas, mandalay bay convention center

Exhibitor Resource Center

Welcome to the GlobalShop 2017 Exhibitor Service Center! This area of the website is for current exhibitors only, and is to be used to manage the exhibiting process. Please check back often for updates and additional information as you plan your show.

DRIVE TRAFFIC TO YOUR BOOTH - GlobalShop Experience Journey
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Exhibitor Quick Links:

-Exhibitor Dashboard/Portal
- Exhibitor Dashboard/Portal provides you access to:
- Online Profile
- Submit information for the printed show directory>>DEADLINE JANUARY 20,  2017
- Manage Contacts
- Print and Pay Invoices
- Add online product showcases, press releases, show specials and videos
- Lookup online leads
- Connect with registered attendees via email and appointment requests using GlobalShop Connect
Exhibitor Service Kit
Critical Date & Times
Exhibitor Registration
Enter GlobalShop Product Design Competition presented by IIDA >> DEADLINE MARCH 13, 2017
   - The GlobalShop Product Design Competition honors manufacturers and designers for advancements in innovation, function, and aesthetics in product design for the retail industry.

Marketing & PR Opportunities:

-  Postcard mailing rental
-  Email blast and mailing rental
-  Exhibitor Invite Landing Page (Digitally invite your customers)
-  Social Media
-  Sponsorship Opportunities

GlobalShop 2017 Logos for Download

-  GS17 Horizontal color logo
-  GS17 Horizontal color logo w Year
-  GS17 Horizontal logo  B&W

Freeman Exhibitor Experience

You spoke, we listened! Check out Freeman's latest enhancements Including an interactive electrical grid and the ability to repeat previous orders. View our video


The GlobalShop Product Design Competition honors manufacturers and designers for advancements in innovation, function, and aesthetics in product design for the retail industry and is only open to exhibitors at GlobalShop 2017.


GlobalShop Connect is a free online tool to help attendees plan their show and connect with exhibitors (access GlobalShop Connect via the Exhibitor Dashboard/Portal). As part of your participation at GlobalShop, your company receives the following at no additional cost: • Online exhibitor profile • Company description • Five (5) product category selections • Company logo • Social media links • One (1) press release for viewing by the universe • Free matching with attendees looking for products in your categories. In addition, exhibitors can send emails and request appointments directly with attendees.  Your GlobalShop Connect Calendar will keep track of your appointment schedule. 

In support of the 2017 theme: Experience Defines You, GlobalShop has curated the first ever, Experience Journey. It is a map of experiential points on the show floor and in exhibitor’s booths to enhance the experience of GlobalShop attendees and to inspire new ideas that can be implemented into future projects. It is a unique opportunity to drive traffic to your booth! In addition to the on-site buzz, Experiences will be used in pre-show marketing efforts to generate anticipation and excitement.  Click to submit


We have developed co-branded custom webpages to help you invite your customers and prospects to the show!  Use the page to promote your brand and get your customers to your booth with a FREE Expo pass.   Your unique URL will be sent out directly to you. If you have not received your unique URL, please contact Kelly MacLellan:, 305-588-8013.


The information in your GlobalShop Dashboard/Portal profile will be pulled for use in the printed show directory. You MUST log in to the GlobalShop Portal and complete your profile, including selecting your product categories and entering your company's description. This information is currently viewable online by attendees so completing your profile earlier will give you more exposure by turning up in attendees' searches. Profiles must be completed by close of business on January 20, 2017 to be included in the printed onsite directory.


Follow us on our social platforms don’t miss an update! You can interact with the design community and industry influencers. We encourage you to upload photos, post comments and updates so our fans and followers can find you at the show. When you tag us, we’re happy to RT, regram and comment! Be sure to use the hashtag #GlobalShop! Share your news with us all year round, and closer to the date let us know about exciting events happening in your booth so we can drive traffic. And, we’re always look for fresh video content and to share with our YouTube community. Please contact our social team (Kimberley Williamson @ to share info, images and to submit your videos today.