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Trade and Media Come to Phoenix for the 2014 International Travel Goods Show

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From March 11-13, 2014, Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona will play host to the annual International Travel Goods Show. This is largest exhibition of travel products in the world opens exclusively to worldwide industry leaders, manufacturers, distributors and media.

On the show's 130,000 feet of floor space one can find attendees from over 50 countries, more than 250 exhibitors showing 350 brands and 40,000 products, and over 2,000 buyers representing 8,500 storefronts.

The innovative products expected to be on display include:

A business case with RFID protection and an on-the-go charger pocket with cord openings to power up in transit
A code-protected luggage strap with a built-in scale to prevent overweight fees
A pocket-sized bag with flexible internal washboard which serves as a 6 oz washing machine that lets you hand-wash laundry, anytime and anywhere
Technology that utilizes Bluetooth connectivity and a proximity alarm to stop travelers from leaving items like bags and keys behind — and tracks items on your phone when missing
The first-ever adapter which uses a color-coded system to adapt 4 plugs to 150 countries.

Also be sure to check out the various parties and other activities happening concurrent with the show.

The exhibit floor hours are Tuesday, March 11 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm; Wednesday, March 12 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm; and Thursday, March 13 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.

For more information log on to www.thetravelgoodsshow.org.

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