BookExpo offers a full line up of events and content for specialty retail store buyers including museum stores, toys stores, stationery stores, etc. Here are just some of the things that may be of particular interest to you.
The largest show floor in North America with 400+ exhibitors consisting of the latest authors and the largest publishers displaying their upcoming titles—No matter what format or region, you’ll find the books you are looking for at BookExpo.
Not just books! BookExpo offers popular merchandise for every store theme. Find puzzles, toys, educational products, stationery and other gift shop items.
Global Market Forum
The Global Market Forum at BookExpo (GMF) brings together book industry professionals from the U.S. and abroad for a forward thinking business conference that addresses the diverse topics and relevant issues that define the new publishing universe. Designed to create meaningful connections through insightful panel discussions and networking opportunities the Global Market Forum lets you forge the ideas and partnerships to drive your business into its global future on May 31, 2017.
Museum Store Networking Breakfast (by invitation only)
Hosted by: Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco
Sponsored by: Laurence King
Friday, June 2, 8:15 AM – 9:30 AM in the VIP Event Room, Galleria, Level 4
BookExpo will feature its 7th annual Museum Store Networking Breakfast exclusively for key VIP buyers from museum stores. This event is by invitation only.
Dedicated sessions in the BookExpo Education Program that will help you add value to your specialty store.
Here are just a few of the sessions that may appeal to you:
Wednesday, May 31
Consumer Centric Data: The New Currency of Publishing
Time: 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Finding the Consumer: Building New Opportunities for Growth and Profitability
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:50 PM
BookExpo Adult Editors’ Buzz
Date: Wednesday, May 31
Time: 1:45 PM – 3:00 PM
Thursday, June 1
Friday, June 2
- Plus, you'll have the chance to meet, listen to, and get autographs from hundreds of authors
If you are a specialty retailer and are interested in attending BookExpo, email Diana Press for more information and to learn how you and your team can join us this year.
If you are a Museum Store Buyer, please check out all of the special offerings BOOKEXPO has for you.