Trade Day

Origins Retailer Lounge & Trade Day

We are proud to announce our 5th annual trade day and the third year of our retailer lounge at Origins. This is our way to add a little business to our fun!

Retail Lounge is open from Thursday to Sunday morning
Special thanks to our retail lounge sponsors: ICV2, Alliance Distribution, ACD, Southern Hobby, GTS Distribution, and Crystal Commerce

Trade Day is Thursday June 4th

Trade day is free to all GAMA members (two members per store) and each store that attends the sponsored presentations will receive an appreciation package of new product valued at over $300!

Pre-registration for Retailer badges is now closed. If you are a current GAMA Retail member, you may register your badges onsite.

(Not a GAMA member? No problem! You can join onsite for only $125/year!) Just bring a recent distributor invoice and apply for membership at the show.

Trade Day Schedule of Events

9:00 to 10:00 am
12:30 to 1:00 pm
1:00 to 4:00 pm
5:00 to 5:30 pm
5:30 to 8:30 pm
8:30 pm
Coffee and Donuts
Lunch
Retailer Educational Seminars (Provided by the GAMA Retail Board)
Dinner
Sponsored Presentations
Pass out Retail Appreciation Packages

Retailer Educational Seminars

1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
Crazy Enough to Open  a Game Store
Store Design
Inventory Management
The Art of Demos
Product Diversification
Human Resource Management

Sponsored Presentations

5:30 pm
6:30 pm
7:30 pm
Cool Mini or Not
Cryptozoic
Iello
TBA
Wizkids
Upper Deck

Thank you to all of our Trade Day sponsors!