IndieMe launches its fourth Virtual Expo
IndieMe, a leading handcrafted, wholesale marketplace announced it will host a from Sep. 8-14, 2021. The Virtual Expo continues IndieMe’s presence as a premiere platform for buyers to source Made in the USA and Canada
The IndieMe Marketplace has over 23 years in the handcrafted wholesale industry marketing and managing the online platform. In addition, the company has produced over 20 physical trade shows.
This Virtual Expo is another option to the traditional trade shows. “During 2020, we found ourselves in unchartered waters dealing with a pandemic. Our industry, like many others, has been forced to pivot and make necessary changes. At IndieMe we continue to look for ways to keep moving forward towards the future,”Jacqueline Adamany, IndieMe Marketplace, LLC owner explained. “We are excited to announce the 4th IndieMe Marketplace Virtual Expo, September 8-14, 2021! Our two wholesale, handcrafted virtual trade shows held during the crazy summer of 2020, were a tremendous success; during our 2nd expo, orders placed, and buyers registered for the event grew by 68%. However, during our 3rd February 2021 Virtual Expo we broke company records with a staggering 87% increase in sales!”
The expertise and industry-specific knowledge provided by IndieMe Marketplace, positions the company for the concept of a Virtual Expo. “We want to offer the option to stay home and shop during a trade show without the added expense of travel. The Virtual Expo is structured like a traditional trade show: show specials by participating artists, giveaways and credits to buyers,” shared Adamany.
The Virtual Expo is free for qualified buyers and a nominal fee is charged to artists. For more information, visit www.indieme.com/virtual_expo. The event will be held Sep. 8-14.