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The best Retail Fairs 2024

The upcoming retail trade shows represent an opportunity to explore the latest trends. These events are vital to connect, innovate, update and learn about the emerging technologies that are transforming the shopping experience.

From contactless payment solutions to digital marketing strategies, retail trade shows offer a dynamic showcase where professionals can discover new ways to captivate customers and improve operational efficiency.

With a focus on innovation, creativity, collaboration and adaptability, these shows are the epicenter of the ongoing evolution in the retail landscape, propelling the industry forward into an exciting and eventful future.

Take note to stay up-to-date on retail events 2024

Retail & E-commerce Forum & Meetings: This event will be held on February 7 at Pavillon d'Armenonville, Paris, France. It is an important meeting for retail and e-commerce professionals.


E-show Barcelona: May 15-16 at Fira de Barcelona, Spain. It is a leading fair in the e-commerce and digital marketing sector.

PLMA World of Private Label: May 28 and 29 at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, Netherlands. Significant event for private labels with more than 35 years of history. This fair attracts thousands of visitors from all over the world to explore innovations in food and non-food products.


JCK Las Vegas: May 31 to June 3 at The Venetian Resort and Sands Expo in Las Vegas, United States.  A leading trade show in the jewellery industry. This fair attracts more than 30,000 professionals and exhibits a wide range of jewelry, gems and watches 

Shoptalk Europe: From 3 to 5 June at Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, Spain, this fair combines a conference programme with more than 175 speakers offering a platform for the transformation of the retail ecosystem in Europe..

SIL (Salón Internacional de la Logística y de la Manutención): from 5 to 7 June at Fira de Barcelona, Spain. It is a key event for logistics and supply chain in the retail sector.

Organic Food Iberia y Eco Living Iberia: from 4 and 5 June at IFEMA Madrid, Spain. They are key fairs for retail professionals interested in organic food and natural and sustainable products.

IDDBA 2024: June 9-11 at the George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas, United States. International Dairy, Deli and Bakery Association Fair. It brings together members from more than 1,500 companies in the sector.

Retail Innovation Conference & Expo: June 4-6 at McCormick Place, Chicago, United States. It is a space to experience the latest trends and innovative business models in retail, with more than 200 exhibitors and various immersive activities.


Top Drawer: September 8-10, London, UK. An outstanding retail event that showcases the latest trends and innovative products in the sector.

Warsaw Shop Expo: September 10-12, Warsaw, Poland. International trade fair dedicated to equipment and accessories for retail establishments.ail.

Brand Licensing Europe: 24-26 September, London, UK.  Europe's leading event for licensing and brand extension


GastRo: October 27-29, Rostock, Germany. Trade and adventure exhibition for the hotel, gastronomy and retail sectors.

VIETRF Vietnam International Retailtech & Franchise Show: October 31 to November 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It focuses on the latest retail technologies and equipment for supermarkets and stores.


Smoky Mountain Gift Show: November 5-9 in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, United States. It brings together more than 350 sellers of gifts, souvenirs and resort products. It is known for its hospitality and festive atmosphere..

Hong Kong International Optical Fair: November 6-8, Hong Kong, China. Professional space for optical trade.

Grand Strand Gift & Resort Merchandise Show: November 8-11, Myrtle Beach, USA Beach Merchandise Show, combining retail with tourism.o.

RetailShow: November 20-21, Warsaw, Poland. International trade fair for equipment, technologies and services for the retail business.


Malaysia Retail Technology & Supermarket Equipment Expo & Malaysia Vending Machines: November 29 – December 1, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It features the latest technologies and equipment for supermarkets and vending machines for various environments.

In addition, throughout the year the Spanish Retail Association (AER) holds different events with the aim of developing and promoting the Retail industryl +info


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