and SBTS have effectively ceased operations, a void was created in the industry for relevant and actionable research," says GSEM partner Cam Crawford.
The SBTS program will be in addition to the annual SHOPA
Show, slated for Atlanta on Nov.
For more information, contact SHOPA
Kids In Need Foundation, 3131 Elbee Rd.
In the creative world, with the scrapbook and hobby industry taking off, grocery stores have another opportunity to really take advantage of the gross margins," Steve Jacober, SHOPA
president, tells Grocery Headquarters.
Foundation is in the unique position to help hundreds of thousands of poor children nationwide through our 'Kids in Need' programs," explains Scott Walters, executive director of the SHOPA
is one of 28 trade shows in the United States to host the U.
According to data gathered by SHOPA
and anecdotal information from industry insiders, the growing number of home-based businesses has helped mass retailers, including grocery store chains, gain market share in the stationery category.
ATLANTA -- The International SHOPA
(School, Home & Office Products Association) Show, the largest trade fair for the school and office products industry in the Americas, will be held here November 12 to 14.
officials say they expect growth to increase in the near future as industry participants discover the segment's untapped potential and begin to market more aggressively to teachers and schools.
A report on school trends in the United States issued by SHOPA
in March indicates that, although the growth in total school enrollment from pre-kindergarten to the 12th grade will drop from an average of 5% a year between 2000 and 2005 to 2.
The cards are debuting at the SHOPA
exhibitions this month.