Countdown To The Inspired Home Show
30 Show Facts in 30 Days
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The Inspired Home Show 2020 features 4 expos full of the latest, innovative products for the home: Don’t miss the Clean + Contain Expo: a place for everything and everything in its place.
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The Inspired Home Show 2020 features 4 expos full of the latest, innovative products for the home: Don’t miss the Wired + Well Expo: products that electrify the home, the self and the store.
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The Inspired Home Show 2020 features 4 expos full of the latest, innovative products for the home: Don't miss the Dine+ Decor Expo: personality for the home and profitability for the retailer.
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Discover the concept of "retail as a service" at the b8ta exhibit in the Smart Home Pavilion. It can help retailers repurpose underutilized space and may attract a whole new demographic of consumer to your door.
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What does the retail store of the future look like? The Smart Retail Experience will offer a real­time, interactive experience where attendees can explore it themselves.
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Smart Talks held within the IHA Smart Home Pavilion features presentations by industry experts on technology and product developments in connected product and the Internet of Things.
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The Innovation Theater offers expert perspectives to guide businesses in the housewares industry. Topics include intellectual property protection, brand building, lifestyle trends and design forecasts. A schedule of topics and speakers is available at www.theinspiredhomeshow.com
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The Trending Today Preview on Saturday morning before the show floor opens will focus on Sustainability and feature 60 exhibitors with products designed with eco-friendly materials or socially responsible production processes. The event is held in the Grand Ballroom from 8-10 a.m.
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The New Exhibitor Preview on Saturday morning before the show floor opens features 90 first-time exhibitors representing most product categories. The New Exhibitor Preview will be held in the Grand Ballroom from 8-10 a.m.
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Plan your visit to The Inspired Home Show with Housewares Connect 365 where you can view floor plans, look up exhibitors and booth numbers, search by featured Show categories and more.
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The Inspired Home Show will feature 2,000 exhibitors including over 400 new exhibitors from around the world.
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The Inspired Home Show is the largest annual trade event in Chicago, having a $77 million economic impact on the city.
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The Inspired Home Show 2020, formerly the International Home + Housewares Show, is the 123rd convening of the housewares industry. For 82 years, the International Housewares Association has sponsored this global marketplace, which is the premier home products show in the world.
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The first Housewares Show was held in 1939 at the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago and featured 266 exhibitors. A Housewares Show has been held in Chicago every year ever since then.
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The first home furnishings exhibition in the U.S. was held in New York’s Madison Square Garden in 1906.
 
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