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NEM Exhibitor News

May 23, 2016:

Check out our facebook page to see what we've been up to!


March 23, 2015:

Another great Spring show this year, packed with exhibitors and amazing products. With the show being completely sold out, it was a true success! Thanks to the Exhibitors who provided exquisite New England Made Giftware and Specialty Food, for this years show. Please feel to check out our 2015 Best New Product Awards for Specialty Food and Giftware. 

Stay tuned for the Spring 2016 dates to be announced. The dates will mostly likely fall the second weekend in March, 2016.

Buyer registration for the FALL SHOW is now open! Join us for our 4th year in Sturbridge for NEM Autumn - September 13-14, 2015 at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge, Mass. To register, click on the "register now" button at the top of our website, or call 207-781-5756 x106 or email


December 31, 2014:

The Spring show is 96% sold out!  It's going to be another great year, packed with exhibitors and amazing products.

Buyer registration for the spring show is now open! To register, click on the "register now" button at the top of our website, or call 207-781-5756 x106 or email

Autumn 2015 dates just announced!  Join us for our 4th year in Sturbridge for NEM Autumn - September 13-14, 2015 at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge, Mass.


June 17, 2014:

SPRING 2015 DATES JUST ANNOUNCED!  Join us for our 31st anniversary March 14-16, 2015 in Portland, Maine.  Applications are now being accepted and buyer registration is open!!  Questions?  Contact us at


June 3, 2014:

Buyer registration for our fall show in Sturbridge, Mass is now open!  Also, we're currently accepting applications for the fall and spring 2015 shows.  New this year at the fall show - 6' table spaces! For more info, click here.


June 7, 2013:

SPRING 2014 DATES JUST ANNOUNCED!!  Join us March 15-17, 2014 at the Portland Sports Complex in Portland, Maine for the annual New England Made Giftware & Specialty Food Show.  We'll be celebrating our 30th year!  Wahoo!  For more info, click here.


May 30, 2013:

Applications are now being accepted for the Autumn 2013 show!  Click here to download an application.


April 1, 2013:

Best New Product Contest and Best Booth Contest Winners from the Spring 2013 show in Portland, Maine announced!!  Click here for the full story.


January 8, 2013:

Buyer registration is now open for the March show!  Buyers can register by clicking here.

Exhibitors - make sure you don't miss out on the SBDC's NEM training seminars!  You do not need to be a Maine resident to attend.  You don't even need to be registered for NEM to attend.  These seminars are worth it to anyone in the giftware or specialty food business!!  Topics include: Creating Trade Show Booths That SellMarketing & Selling Strategies for Trade Show SuccessDeveloping Sales Materials and Pricing To Sell. For more info, click here.


August 16, 2012:

The Maine SBDC's 2013 Training Seminars have just been announced - you do not need to be a Maine resident to attend.  We highly recommend these seminars from experts Bruce Baker and John Entwistle - you'll have fun and you'd learn a ton!!  Topics include: Creating Trade Show Booths That Sell, Marketing & Selling Strategies for Trade Show Success, Developing Sales Materials and Pricing To Sell.  For more info, visit:


August 1, 2012:

We have begun mailing out the buyer badges for the upcoming Autumn show in Sturbridge, Mass!  Wahoo!  With over 1,500 buyers registered, it will take us a week or so to get them all out but keep an eye out in your mailbox!!