Exhibitor Service Center
Welcome to the KBIS 2016 Exhibitor Service Center! This area of the web site is for current exhibitors only, and is to be used to manage the exhibiting process. Please check back often for updates and additional information as you plan your KBIS 2016 show.
- Exhibitor Registration – Register your booth staff by December 1 to receive badges in the mail.
- KBIS Connect Listing
- Book Housing
- Photography Order Form
- Exhibitor Quick Reference Guide
- KBIS 2016 Target Freight Move-in and Move-out Floor Plans
- KBIS16 North & South Hall Ceiling Heights
- Download KBIS logo – JPEG
- The Benefits of NKBA Membership
- First Time Exhibitor FAQ’s
KBIS 2017 Space Selection
Please download the 2017 Space Selection Booklet and review your appointment time and location to select space for KBIS 2017, January 10 -12 in Orlando, FL. Download the Orange County Convention Center map.
Best of KBIS
Be part of the industry’s premier awards program highlighting the best new kitchen and bath products that push the boundaries of design, technology and innovation. Download our Best of KBIS Entry Guide for all of the details. Best of KBIS Entries are now closed.
Invite Your Customers
KBIS exhibitors are the only ones that can give out free expo only to attendees. Take advantage today! It’s simple and there is no cost to you! Email it out or include in mailings/invoices/deliveries. Your customers will be sure to thank you for the savings!
Order Form closed. We do require a minimum quantity of 50 passes per order (Domestic Shipping Only) and will personalize the passes with your company name.
The deadline to order printed Expo Passes is January 7, 2016.
If you would just like to use a digital version, simply download our EPASS and customize with your company name.
KBIS 2016 is partnering with Exhibitor Invites to offer exhibitors a great pre-show marketing tool: a free customized email campaign! Use this tool to create an email marketing campaign using up to three different templates. You can send these emails to an unlimited number of your customers & prospects.
Interested in getting your booth photographed by the official KBIS show photographer? PWP Studio is the official show photographer. Download the Photography Order Form and submit today!
Exhibitor Social Media Meet-Up
Do you run a brand’s social media account? Let’s get together! Join us in the KBISNeXT Bar, sponsored by Modenus, located in South Hall on Thursday, January 21st from 10:30 – 11:30 AM as we discuss what worked well, the buzz created and plan for year long brand interaction on our favorite social media platforms. Hosted by Leanne Wood, Principal of Flying Camel Advertising, Design + PR who has led the KBIS Social Media team since KBIS 2013. Read more.
RSVP via social by messaging @kbis2016 on twitter or on Facebook. If you’d like to RSVP “old school” please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org by January 8, 2016.
Registered Media List Request
A listing of media registered to attend the show will be available beginning in early Fall. All requests to receive an updated media registration list must be made in writing and sent to: email@example.com.
Members of the media have the option to opt out of sharing their contact information. If a member of the media chooses not to have their contact information shared, we will only provide the publication and name of the person attending.
Digital Press Room: Newly Updated!
Are you are looking for opportunities for press engagement on show site? We’ve made some major updates to the Digital Pressroom: New features, more information, easier to navigate, new design, socially integrated and much more. You can also upload your press materials directly to the site, making it a centralized hub for the latest news and events in the kitchen & bath industry. Upload your press materials.
Last year, more than 500 members of the media attended the show, generating over 600 million impressions. Be a part of the story!
K+BB Advertising (Countdown to Design & Construction Week)
Starting with the September issue of K+BB, there is a section of the magazine devoted to KBIS 2016 and Design and Construction Week™. If you have any product launches that you would like to share, please send them to Chelsie Butler, Executive Editor of K+BB at Chelsie.Butler@Emeraldexpo.com.
Beware of Misleading Advertising Scams
Two companies: Fairguide by Construct Data Verlag AG and Expo-Guide by Commercial Online Manuals S de RL de CV are targeting the KBIS exhibitors with advertising scams. Do NOT sign any invoices from these companies. If you receive anything from an unapproved vendor, please contact your Account Executive to report.
Official KBIS Vendor
Look for this seal when placing service orders for KBIS – only Official KBIS vendors will identify themselves with the Official Vendor seal. Put your trust in those companies who are here to help you have the best KBIS experience possible, and look for the seal before placing any orders. KBIS guarantees the products and service you will receive from our official vendors. Download a complete list of Official Vendors. Please report any unauthorized solicitations or fraudulent activities to your Account Executive.
Freeman Exhibitor Experience
You spoke, we listened! Check out Freeman Online’s latest enhancements Including an interactive electrical grid and the ability to repeat previous orders. View our video.