XBIZ Retail '11 Main Show Floor Sold Out, Show Expanded

Ariana Rodriguez
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — XBIZ is pleased to announce that leading companies from the world of intimate products and adult retail have secured the initial exhibiting spaces at the inaugural XBIZ Retail Expo & Conference. Due to overwhelming demand XBIZ is expanding the show to create additional space.

“We are very pleased with the great response to our inaugural adult retail event,” said Kristen Kaye, XBIZ executive director of business development. “We’re confident that the XBIZ Retail Expo will exceed all expectations.”

Kaye added that the XBIZ Retail Expo, set to debut Feb. 9-11 at the Sofitel Hotel in Los Angeles, will complement the coverage featured in XBIZ Premiere and XBIZ Sensuals, offering retailers informative and productive business-to-business seminars, product presentations and deal-making opportunities.

XBIZ Senior Account Executive Sara Sazzman said that the XBIZ Retail Expo floor is now filled with premier manufacturers and distributors that will showcase their latest products and services to retailers from across the nation within the Sofitel Hotel's elegant ballroom setting.

“We’re very pleased to have received so much interest from the industry and happy to announce that additional spaces will soon be made available to cater to more companies wishing to participate in this highly anticipated event,” Sazzman said.

The XBIZ Retail Expo & Conference has brought together the premier adult retail chains of North America representing more than 200 retail establishments with the introduction of the event’s advisory board to provide support and guidance for the first-of-its-kind trade event.

The XBIZ Retail Expo & Conference Advisory Board consists of Bob Christian of Adam & Eve Stores, Rondee Kamins of Adultmart/GVA-TWN, Mark Franks of Castle Megastore, Ed Braunstein of Deluxe Distributors, Hustler Hollywood’s Theresa Flynt, The Lion’s Den’s Shelly Sandau and Steve Brown of Romantix.

In addition to product showcases, the event will present world-class seminars, roundtable discussions and keynotes to retailers/e-tailers as well as home party organizers, wholesalers and manufacturers.

For exhibition opportunities, contact sales@xbiz.com.

For event information, visit XBIZRetailExpo.com.