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Cross-Market Opportunities

THE NBM SHOW is where three graphics markets--sign making and digital printing, apparel decoration, recognition and personalization--come together to help you expand your business!

Buyer Profile

Attendees of THE NBM SHOW are entrepreneurial graphics professionals actively looking for new vendors, equipment and product expansion ideas. 

They come to THE NBM SHOW to…

  • Discover new suppliers and product lines
  • Meet with current suppliers face-to-face
  • Find new distributors/dealers
  • Research crossover markets to expand business
  • Attend education/training classes
  • Interact with industry peers

Their product interests include:

  • Apparel
  • Architectural Signs/Systems
  • Awards/Trophies/Plaques
  • Channel Letters/Electric Sign Cabinets
  • Commercial Signs/Banners
  • Digital Printing/Finishing
  • Electronic Message Centers/Display Systems
  • Embroidery
  • Engraving
  • Exhibit/Display/POP
  • Heat Applied Graphics
  • LED Lighting/Signs/Components
  • Personalized Gifts
  • Promotional Product Sales
  • Rubber Stamps/Marking Devices
  • Sandcarving
  • Screen Printing Sublimation
  • Vehicle Wraps/Wholesale Graphic Services

They are eager to learn and ready to buy:

*Certified Audience Statement, Arlington, TX, March 2014 

  • 2 out of 3 attendees are planning to expand their product line and/or services they offer*

  • 89% recommend or have final decision authority for purchases*

  • 70% will make a purchase at the show or within 90 days

Exhibiting at THE NBM SHOW is one of the best and most cost effective ways to meet these buyers and ensure your products are included in their purchasing decision!



Floor Plans

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The Training by Exhibitor program is a powerful approach to educating your buyer, showcasing your product capabilities and building valuable, profitable relationships with your customers in the critical early stages and throughout their purchasing decision process--it's content marketing at it's best!  In fact, 70% say content marketing makes them feel closer to the sponsoring company and 60% say that company content helps them make better product decisions.* Combine the influence of your educational class with the resources in your booth, and you have a powerful combination creating lasting impact before, during, and after the sale is made!

*CEB, August 2012

**Roper Public Affairs, 2012

2016 Schedule


March 10-12, 2016 – Arlington, TX

June 2-4, 2016 – Indianapolis, IN (THE NBM B.I.G. SHOW)

July 14-16, 2016 – Long Beach, CA (THE NBM B.I.G. SHOW)

August 18-20, 2016 – Baltimore, MD

October 14-15, 2016 – Portland, OR (2-Day Show)

October 27-29, 2016 – Charlotte, NC

November 11-12, 2016 – Denver, CO (2-Day Show)