Exhibitor Service Center
Welcome to the KBIS 2017 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 show.
- Exhibitor Service Kit >>
- Exhibitor Registration >> Register by December 1 to receive badges in the mail
- Plan Tour – Branding Opportunities >>
- KBIS Connect – update your profile >>
- Download KBIS logo for booth promotions
- Free Marketing & PR Opportunities >>
- Target Freight Move-in and Move-out Floor Plans
- First Time Exhibitor FAQ’s
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!
For printed passes, 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 December 2, 2016. Expo Pass Order Form >>
Download EPASS >> and email your customers/prospects. Please note that if you are using the EPASS, you will need to fill in your company name.
Pre-Paid Parking Tickets
Exhibitors can purchase 4-day pre-paid reserved parking permits for $70 ($60 parking fee + a $10 processing and handling charge). Permits are valid from Monday, January 9, 2017 – Thursday, January 12, 2017 and provide in and out parking privileges from parking lots West Hall (3 or 4) or South Hall A at the Orange County Convention Center. Purchase tickets >>
KBIS is offering you a free pre-show marketing tool, Exhibitor Invites. This tool allows you to create your own customized email campaign to send to our customers and prospects, offering valuable information about your company, and a chance to register for a free expo only pass. Exhibitors who make use of this program get 20% more booth traffic than exhibitors who don’t. It’s a great way to boost awareness about your company, increase your ROI from the show, and helps ensure your key customers and prospects attend KBIS. Get started today >>
Digital Press Room
Are you are looking for opportunities for press engagement before, during and after KBIS? The digital pressroom is a centralized hub for the latest news and events in the kitchen & bath industry. Upload your press materials directly to the site at no cost to you!
KBB Coverage (Countdown to Design & Construction Week)
Starting with the September issue of Kitchen & Bath Business, there is a section of the magazine devoted to KBIS 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 KBB 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. Complete list of Official Vendors coming soon. 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.