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Being an NBS Member gives you access to our six annual buying Markets. At these Markets, you will have access to thousands of Vendors and advantageous programs. Vendors that attend our Markets have the opportunity to meet and sell to the NBS Membership, the premier group of independent sporting goods retailers in the country.

At our Markets, NBS Members will find the hottest, newest and cutting edge products in sporting equipment, coupled with the ability to purchase at deeply discounted rates. Members also interact with other Members, sharing information about the industry, trends, and innovative approaches to retailing sporting goods.

 

Upcoming NBS Markets

NBS 2017 Summer Athletic Market: June 26-28, 2017 -  Schedule

The latest in Baseball/Softball and Athletic Equipment, Apparel and Accessories

Fort Worth, Texas / Fort Worth Convention Center

Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com

 


NBS 2017 Fall Semi-Annual Market: August 23-26, 2017 - Schedule
The latest in Fishing, Camping, Paddle Sports, Water Sports, Apparel, Footwear, Accessories and Hunting & Shooting
Fort Worth, Texas / Fort Worth Convention Center
Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com

 

 

NBS 2017 Fall Athletic Market: November 6-8, 2017
The latest in Football and Athletic Equipment, Apparel and Accessories
Arlington, Texas / Arlington Convention Center
Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com


NBS 2017 Hunting & Rugged Apparel Market: November 27-29, 2017
Early Buy Market for Hunting & Work Apparel and Footwear
Fort Worth, Texas / Fort Worth Convention Center
Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com


NBS 2018 Winter Market: January 16-19, 2018
The latest in Ski & Snowboard Hardgoods, Apparel and Accessories 
Fort Worth, Texas / Fort Worth Convention Center

Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com

 

 

NBS 2018 Spring Semi-Annual Market: February 15-19, 2018 - Schedule
The latest in Hunting & Shooting Hardgoods, Apparel and Accessories 
Fort Worth, Texas / Fort Worth Convention Center

Show Information and Booth Registration Contact: Ashley Cannon via email at acannon@nbs.com
Member Services, Market Badge & Hotel Reservation Contact: Julie Cerza via email at jcerza@nbs.com

 

Featured Market News

NBS Hosts Winter Hardgoods Business Development Meetings
Posted 12/05/2016: NBS recently concluded another productive week of Winter Hardgoods Business Development meetings at the NBS HQ. NBS would like to personally thank the Winter Hardgoods Committee for all their hard work and dedication. We wouldn’t be able to do what we do without your help and guidance. See more >
NBS Fall 2016 Team Athletic Market Recap
Posted 11/18/2016: The Fall 2016 Team Athletic Market was held from November 14-16 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. In a very uncertain team environment, we were cautiously optimistic for a strong show. The phrase which resonated the entire show with the majority of our Members and vendors was “engaged” and our membership seemed energized and enthusiastic. See more >
NBS Hosts Firearms & Ammunition Business Development Meetings
Posted 11/18/2016: With meetings being held during the week of a presidential election this year, many vendors were hesitant to release pricing and programs for our upcoming Spring Semi-Annual Market. While there was a change in the atmosphere towards the end of the week after the election results were announced, this still made progress in our meetings slow as vendors were continuing to work on their pricing and specials for 2017. See more >
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