The Carey Brothers Checking out New Products and Innovations at the National Hardware Show
We’re less than a 2 weeks away from the 2016 National Hardware Show, Wednesday, May 4 – Friday, May 6. This event has some of the biggest brands and newest products and innovations hitting the market this year. The Carey Brothers will be there again to report from the show and taping our LIVE national broadcast – hosted by our sponsors Wet & Forget and Danco.
Our Live National Broadcast will tape on Thursday, May 5th
We will be hosted at the Wet & Forget exhibit from 10 a.m. to Noon, Booth 5221. We will be hosted at the Danco exhibit from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., Booth 2424
We can’t wait to share all the great new product ideas and innovations. Here are some highlights of the show that we will be covering.
A few quick stats to start:
600+ New Products in New Product World
100+ Innovations in Inventors Spotlight
600+ NEW Companies at the Show
60+ Products in New Product Launch (not yet released to the market!)
Expanded Tailgate, Backyard & BBQ area now featuring MORE Lawn, Garden & Outdoor Living products— you bet we’ll be checking these products!
Few people know that new products from the show are being sought after by QVC and other organizations.
QVC Sprouts Product Search
QVC has worked with inventors and innovators for more nearly 30 years to turn small ideas into big products. QVC will be in Inventors Spotlight on Wednesday, May 4, to hear product pitches. This is the chance for many exhibitors to let QVC know about their ideas for “the next big thing.”
The Grommet Product Search
The Grommet is a product launch platform that discovers innovative consumer products and has launched more than 2,000 products in 16 categories since 2008. A panel from the Grommet will be at the National Hardware Show to hear pitches from exhibitors. The panel is especially interested in products from Hardware & Tools, Lawn, Garden & Outdoor Living, Paint & Accessories, Housewares and Tailgate, Backyard & BBQ.
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Stop by booth #IS121 (meeting room N109 on Level 1) in the Inventors Spotlight area to meet with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Representatives there can offer exhibitors insight and information on the process of applying for a patent.
The National Hardware Show celebrates a rich history spanning 71 years of serving the home improvement marketplace. From its early beginnings in New York during the post-World War II housing boom and eventual move to Chicago in the 1970s, to today’s current location in Las Vegas, the National Hardware Show continually evolves through the industry’s involvement, commitment and passion to improving America’s quality of life through their homes. Today, the National Hardware Show is the place for global manufacturers, associations, organizations and the media to unveil their new products, ideas and insight to a broad spectrum of home improvement resellers.