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
- Best of KBIS – Download Entry Guide. Login to KBIS Connect to Enter.
- 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
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. Entries are $750 for first product and $250 for each additional product. Login to KBIS Connect to Enter.
Deadline to enter is Friday, December 18, 2015.
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!
Fill out the Expo Pass Order Form. 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, 2015.
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.
The information in your KBIS Connect profile will be pulled for use in the printed show directory. You MUST log in to KBIS Connect and complete your profile. It is especially important that you also select your product categories, as these are not carried over from previous years.
Deadline is Friday, November 6, 2015.
The Show Directory is the most read resource at the show and it’s the first thing attendees pick up when they arrive. With an anticipated attendance of 125,000+ professionals at Design & Construction Week® and additional distribution throughout the Las Vegas Convention Center you’re guaranteed to receive maximum exposure.
Download Advertising Rates and Information.
Close Date is Tuesday, December 1, 2015. Materials are due Tuesday, December 8, 2015.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.