WWIN Show Goes Virtual
Bringing valuable tradeshow experiences to customers with WWINdow ShoppingTrumbull, CT (August 4, 2020) – Womenswear in Nevada (WWIN)’s new virtual trade show platform WWINdow Shopping recently launched running through October 31, 2020. The new, interactive and easy-to-use platform was developed to deliver valuable aspects of the tradeshow floor by connecting brands and retailers from the comfort and safety of their own homes, stores or offices.
This new virtual experience provides discovery, networking and business opportunities for the WWIN community through:
- Exhibitor showrooms featuring information about their brand and latest products and lines
- Easy-to-use searches and personalized recommendations for retailers based on their profiles and search behavior
- Exhibitor to buyer and buyer to buyer connections via video meetings, messages and live chats
- Live demo appointments for vendors to present their latest styles to groups of up to 50
- The experiential interface allows retailers to swipe through exhibitor profiles, “skip” to the next or “handshake” to show interest—allowing the platform to serve suggestions that are increasingly relevant
“While WWINdow Shopping does not replace the experience of connecting face-to-face at our live events, we believe this is a robust alternative, offering our community numerous ways to connect as vendors showcase products and ultimately achieve sales and marketing goals,” says Desiree Hanson, Senior Vice President, Clarion Events, Inc., WWIN Shows. “The virtual video meetings allow buyers and exhibitors to still see each other and also share new collections, discuss products, negotiate terms and drive business efficiently, and most importantly safely, all through the platform.”
“We are thrilled WWIN is providing an opportunity like this. Not being able to see some of our vendors face-to-face is a challenge. With WWINdow Shopping, we can actually check out products, chat and schedule meetings with vendors. I’m excited for the ‘recommended for you’ feature—I’m looking forward to finding new vendors this way too.” – Lisa, Shop Polished (Branford, CT).
In addition to brand showcasing, lead generation for exhibitors, product and company discovery for the buyers, new connections and industry interactions, WWIN will be hosting weekly live sales demonstrations from exhibiting companies and educational webinars and panels from leading industry experts for retailers. The weekly schedule is available on the WWINdow Shopping platform and updates are shared each week in the newly launched, WWIN Weekly newsletter (subscribe below).
“We know it’s been a challenging year and we will miss seeing our WWIN community in Las Vegas this August. Our team knew we needed to create a way to bring our buyers and exhibitors together - online - to create connections and drive business!” Hanson continues, “The WWIN Team is here to support and make it the best possible experience with WWINdow Shopping. We have created a series of how-to guides, videos and will be continuing to update our community with new information, trends and valuable resources. And as always—we appreciate their ongoing feedback and ideas on how we can continue to enhance the experience for them—now and in the future.”
To create a complimentary buyer WWINdow Shopping membership, click here »
To exhibit or learn more about becoming a WWINdow Shopping vendor, click here »
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ABOUT CLARION EVENTS, INC.
Founded in 1995, Urban Expositions, now operating as Clarion Events, Inc. and owned by Clarion Events, produces and manages a portfolio of 36 trade and consumer events, serving a range of industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Apparel, Art, Auto, Fire and Rescue, Foodservice, Specialty Retail, Gaming, Power & Energy, and Enthusiast Lifestyle, with offices in Kennesaw, GA, Trumbull, CT, Portland, OR, and Boca Raton, FL. us.clarionevents.com
The Womenswear In Nevada Show - also known as the WWIN Show - is a Wholesale Women's Apparel show floor filled with top name brands and up-and-coming innovators featuring more than 1,500+ lines from 400+ exhibitors. This is the ideal place to get a first-hand look at the newest designs, trends and styles for the coming season. Known as the fashion and accessories trade show for all size women, retailers from throughout the US and 25 other countries come to WWIN seeking countless designs in every category, at all price points - modern updated, missy, petite, tall, plus size, contemporary, traditional and endless accessories. Attend idea-packed workshops and exciting special events, and even enjoy complimentary breakfast and lunch while you're here. This event is produced and managed by Clarion Events, Inc. wwinshow.com
Topping the list of WWIN show enhancements prepared to launch in during the next in-person edition of WWIN includes the debut of ADORN, a new fashion accessories and jewelry show within WWIN at CAESARS FORUM. Building upon WWIN’s reputation as a fabulous hunting ground for women’s accessories, ADORN will bring together best-selling and unique designs from leading brands, emerging artists and vendors from around the world.
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