Attractions and services catering to online and Amazon sellers.
Global Sources trade shows return in April 2017 with a suite of attractions and services catered to online and Amazon sellers, or eTailers. Whether a novice or veteran seller, a multimillion or a thousand dollar turnover, there is something for all to drive their online business to the next level.
Here are some features that eTailers may want to check out at the shows:
Online & Amazon Seller Welcome Center
Located at East Lobby
Located prominently at the East Lobby of the exhibition ground, this newest attraction to the trade shows aims to acquaint sellers with Global Sources' comprehensive suite of resources for their online business.
The center will be manned by Global Sources staff who will suggest custom services according to eTailers' needs, and is ideal for first-time trade show visitors or sellers who need recommendations to maximize their time at the shows.
eCommerce Pavilion (only at Electronics, Mobile Electronics and Gifts & Home)
Located in Hall 2 on April 11-14, and Hall 11 on April 18-21
This pavilion houses exhibitors with experience in supplying and/or are ready to sell to eTailers. Visitors can also conveniently explore other third-party selling services at the pavilion, including factory inspection and logistics providers.
Ready to Buy zone
Located in Hall 2
The Ready to Buy Zone is dedicated to eTailers looking to stock up their inventory in a short timeframe whilst skipping the hassle of product research, development and production. Visitors can place orders at the spot for products that are ready to be delivered within 48 hours.
With over 25 suppliers and 150 products on showcase at the zone, this is also a perfect solution for online sellers who want to jump-start their business.
eTailer Source2Sell seminars for beginners
April 12-13, 19-20 and 28, 3 sessions per day
This free-to-attend series of short seminars is open to the public and customized to help aspiring or beginner online & Amazon sellers orientate the eTailing space. With 3 sessions on each day, eTailers can make use of these seminars to acquire bite-sized but insightful tips from thought leaders and experts.
Global Sources Summit for advanced sellers
April 17-19, Level 2
A 3-day power-packed summit targeted at sellers who want to supercharge their online Amazon sales. Learn from 20 industry experts, network with fellow online and Amazon sellers, and source more efficiently with personalized supplier matching service. This summit is also featured on Forbes' list of top business conferences in China. Check out www.globalsources.com/summit for more information.
Exhibitors accepting small orders
Identifying suppliers that offer low MOQs is made easier at the trade shows, as eTailers may simply look out for vendors with "Accepts Small Orders" sign on the booths, in the app, and on the show directories.
Plus: Networking event
April 18, Level 2, 6-8pm
Meet and mingle with around 100 like-minded peers from across the globe in this free-to-attend and online sellers-exclusive event.