CHA is pleased to announce the CHA Canada 2011 Fall Trade Exhibition for Quilting & Sewing, CHA’s second trade event in Canada this year.
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In efforts to continue the international advancement of the craft and hobby industry, the Craft & Hobby Association (CHA) is pleased to announce CHA Canada 2011 Fall Trade Exhibition For Quilting & Sewing to be held on October 3, 2011 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. An estimated 60+ retail stores plus manufacturers, suppliers, media from acrossCanada, as well as international guests, will exhibit and attend the CHA Fall Trade Exhibition.
This one-day Canadian craft trade event will provide an opportunity for retailers to place orders with manufacturers, see new products, network with peers and participate in a series of motivating business seminars. Barbara Crowhurst, retail makeover specialist, business coach and trainer, will be presenting a series of business seminars covering topics including social media, effective marketing, store design and product placement. Additionally, attendees at the CHA Fall Trade Exhibition will be able to sign up for special “Showcase” events from selected exhibitors throughout the Exhibition which will include short demonstrations or presentations of new products.
“Quilting and sewing have been the strongest sectors of the industry within the Canadian craft marketplace,” explainedPaula Jones, Representative for CHA Canada. “With a recovering economy, CHA is providing affordable trade events that reduce expenses and meet local member needs.”
“The CHA Canada 2011 Fall Trade Exhibition For Quilting & Sewing is CHA’s second trade event inCanadathis year and underscores our commitment to providing the industry with premier trade events,” said TonyLee, Acting President & CEO, CHA.