2022 is almost fully in the past, giving excitement to the new year! The first trade show of 2023 is less than two months away! Trade shows are a great way to get your brand and products directly in front of the media. They also offer once-in-a-lifetime networking opportunities with other industry professionals. Below you can find the ultimate guide to all the consumer electronics, housewares, and pet trade shows and events we have to look forward to in 2023!
Consumer Electronics Show (CES)
January 5-8, 2023, Las Vegas, Nevada
Hosted by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), CES is the most influential tech event in the world. The show covers an array of industries from 5G, AI, cryptocurrency, digital health, fitness and wearables, smart home and cities, gaming and esports, space technology, robotics, vehicle technology, and so much more. Exhibitors can also register to receive awards and media coverage. This year’s theme is “Human Security for All”, in support of the United Nations efforts.
Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS)
January 31-February 2, 2023, Las Vegas, Nevada
The premier kitchen and bath design event is back and bigger than ever! Three of the leading trade shows will take place at the same time – NKBA’s Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS) and the National Hardware Show (NHS), at Design & Construction Week. Discover innovative new products such as cabinetry, counter tops, shower and bath technology, plumbing designs, and more. Industry exhibitors include those in construction and home building.
The Inspired Home Show (TIHS)
March 4-7, 2023, Chicago, Illinois
The Inspired Home Show is hosted by the International Housewares Association (IHA) featuring 2,200 exhibitors, showcasing a variety of home and housewares products. Categories include cookware, tabletop appliances, cleaning tools, bath and shower, home office, lighting, outdoor living, storage and organization, and many more household products.
South by Southwest (SXSW)
March 10-19, 2023, Austin, Texas
SXSW holds festivals and conferences bringing creative ideas together to be shared. This show offers a variety of inspiring products featuring films, music, communications technology, interactive technology, gaming, culture, and lifestyle. The conference offers brands the chance to meet industry leaders, as well as showcase standout products.
March 22-24, 2023, Orlando, Florida
Hosted by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) and the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), this expo showcases the latest in pet products. Products shown at this event are shown for dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles, small animals, and horses. This is the largest pet expo with nearly 1,000 entries. Attendees can experience the latest innovations in pet technology, food, toys, grooming, and medicine.
March 23-26, 2023, Boston, Massachusetts
PAX gives gamers a space of their own. Celebrating gaming and game culture, PAX travels around the United States and world, bringing the show closer to the people. Exhibitors showcase the latest in gaming technology, AR, VR, controls, streaming technology, webcams, microphones, computer desktops, and more. Pax also hosts tournaments for gamers to participate in or watch and enjoy. Fans can also attend the show online for both East and West if they can’t make it in person.
September 7-9, 2023, Denver, Colorado
CEDIA invites their 3,500 members to share the latest home technology and construction. Exhibitors include those in the smart home, home automation, design technology, residential technology, security, and other categories that make your home safer and easier to maintain.
Which show are you most excited about in 2023? Contact our team of trade show experts to set your company up for success and start planning your brand’s exhibit!