March 27 – 29, 2018

McCormick Place, Chicago | Booth #5201

For 26 years GlobalShop has served the industry as a vital platform for growth, education and innovation.

GlobalShop, the only trade show that combines retail design, merchandising, shopper-facing technology & marketing. GlobalShop brings together the retail world’s top influencers under one roof.

  • Exclusive networking opportunities with 10,500+ industry professionals
  • Pavilions addressing your individual buying needs.
  • Fresh ideas and innovative solutions to optimize your retail environment.
  • Insightful educational sessions led by today’s retail industry thought leaders.

EXHIBITORS, drive results by putting your company and products in front of each of the decision-makers throughout the purchasing process; retailers, brands, procurement agencies, IT, contract architects & designers.

Check out last year’s Little Black Book to see what to expect in 2018

For more information about exhibiting visit www.globalshop.org.

Click here to access the  2018 Little Black Book

2018 Show Floor Hours
Tuesday, March 27 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 28 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Schedule of Events

Sunday, March 25

8am – 9am Marshal Training Breakfast 474A
9am – 5pm OMA Set up (Entrants) Awards Area

Monday, March 26

11am – 3pm Shop! Board Meeting 474B
3:30pm – 5:30pm PAVE Board Meeting 474B
3:30pm – 4:30pm Global Council Meeting 474A
5:30pm – 7:30pm Welcome Reception

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Howl at the Moon

Tuesday, March 27

9:45am Ribbon Cutting Entrance
4:00pm – 5:30pm Women’s League Session and Reception

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8:30pm-11:30pm PAVE Bash Untitled Supper Club

Wednesday, March 28

8:30am – 9:30am West Coast Committee Meeting 474B
5:30pm – 8:30pm Awards Celebration W196

Thursday, March 29

8am – 9am Exhibitor Meeting 474A
2pm – 8pm OMA Breakdown Awards Area