The ABC Show will host approximately 3,650 booths in 1 million square feet of exhibit space at its upcoming show, running Oct. 10-13 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Show management reports that retailer pre-registrations are nearly 15 percent ahead of last year's, and they are expecting a record number of international attendees.
Last week, members of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) kicked off a new partnership to support the Kids in Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.) charity. RWDSU members gift-wrapped donated toys that were given to mothers from Su Casas Pregnant Women and Infants Program, which helps opiate-addicted pregnant women in New York.