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Being an NBS Member gives you access to our six annual buying Markets. In these Markets, you will have access to thousands of Vendors and advantageous programs. Our Vendors that attend also 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 Winter Market: January 17-20, 2017 - Schedule
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 2017 Spring Semi-Annual Market: February 16-20, 2017 - 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


 

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


Featured Market News

NBS Hosts Archery Business Development Meetings
Posted 12/20/2016: The Archery Committee concluded another successful round of Business Development Meetings in preparation for the upcoming 2017 Spring Semi-Annual Market. The Archery Committee has evolved over the past couple of years and we are very excited by the dynamic of individuals on this committee. See more >
NBS Hosts Hunting Accessories Business Development Meetings
Posted 12/19/2016: NBS Hunting Development meetings were held the week of December 5. The Hunting Committee did an exceptional job working with the vendors who attended. The Committee is comprised of Ken Vandervest from D&R Sports in Kalamazoo, MI; Richard Craft from Gellco in Fort Smith, AR; and Nick Thomas from Fin Feather Fur Outfitters in Ashland, OH. Thanks guys, the NBS team could not have accomplished as much without your hard work and participation. See more >
NBS 2016 Hunting & Rugged Apparel Market Recap
The 2016 Hunting & Rugged Apparel Market was held from November 29 – 30 at the Arlington Convention Center in Arlington, Texas. This is the first time NBS has hosted a show at the ACC and it was well received by the Members and Vendors who attended the Market. See more >
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