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JIS October Announces 500+ Exhibitors


It’s set for Oct. 8-11 in Miami Beach.


ORWALK, CT — JIS October to return to the Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL from October 8-11, 2021 and will bring together over 500 domestic and international established and new exhibiting manufacturers, wholesalers and brands in ten distinctively curated pavilions during one of the most important restocking times of the year. A trade-only jewelry show, JIS October to provide retailers with the convenience to choose between immediate delivery of purchases right on the show floor allowing for instant stock and resale in stores or placing orders for future shipment, in addition to networking, education and business development in the heart of Miami Beach.


“JIS is delighted to bring together top-tier retailers and brands during this critical market buying time by providing the opportunity for attendees and exhibitors to reconnect with each other to strengthen existing business relationships, form new ones, discover what the latest trends are and be in the loop on what other people in the industry are doing that could help support their businesses. Miami Beach’s central location to Latin American countries is also ideal as it brings another audience for our exhibiting companies to forge international business opportunities, unlike any other US-based show,” states Jordan Tuchband, Industry Vice President, JIS Events.


Product & Brand Discovery

JIS October features international and specialty pavilions ranging from the hottest jewelry brands to industry-leading manufacturers. To make shopping easy and navigation efficient, the show floor has been laid out by product type and specialty pavilions including Galleria, Fine Jewelry, Italy, Hong Kong, DGI, Centurion South Beach, Lab Grown, Equipment Technology & Services, and Silver & Fashion.


Of JIS’s 500 exhibitors, there will be more than 100 new exhibiting companies showing for the first time with JIS, with innovative ways for buyers to discover, connect and be matched with new and existing companies based on their buying needs. Within the curated pavilions, buyers to discover leading design and supplier companies including Heera Moti, KGM, A & P Afarin, AV Diamonds, Simplex, BA Gold, Coral & Stones, House of Baguettes, Siera Jewelry, Ken Craft, MIA Jewelry, Stuller, Fendi Timepieces, as well as up-and-coming brands. Centurion South Beach Show to co-locate in a pavilion within the JIS show floor and to feature designer brands such as Frederic Sage, Doves by Doron Paloma, Mark Henry, Simon G., Bassali and many others joining the JIS Show.


New Exhibitor Zones & Rewards


Expanded to two areas this year, within Silver & Fashion and Fine Jewelry, the New Exhibitor Zones are dedicated to showcasing NEW exhibitors with everything from stylish silver and trending pieces that are perfect for fashion-forward customers to classic fine jewelry designs. When retailers shop the New Exhibitors Zones they can earn rewards. The more retailers spend with exhibitors in this pavilion, the more they can earn. Buyers will need to bring their invoices to the matchmaking booth on-site at JIS October to collect gift card rewards. Those who spend $2,500 or more receive $250, $5,000 or more receive $500 and $10,000 or more receive $1,000. JIS October recommends buyers shop with these exhibitors early because all rewards are limited in quantity and are given on a first come, first served basis.


Networking, Connection & Education

To optimize networking and connections, attendee badges are equipped with a chip that allows buyers and exhibitors to exchange contact information digitally. Attendees can scan their SMART badge on the readers at the exhibitors’ booths to exchange contact information. At the end of each show day, attendees will receive an email with a recap of the day’s journey and the contact details of the exhibitors scanned from their badges.


JIS October will feature a “Welcome Reception for International Buyers” on Saturday, October 9 from 5:30 – 6:30 pm, as well as an education series with social media and sales strategist, Tiffany Bayley:

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