Global Connections to shift timing, location next year

White Plains, N.Y. -- Global Connections, the showcase for Asian and other international suppliers of textiles and related products, has set new dates and locations for 2007 and 2008.

Global Connections will run May 8-10, at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orlando Fla., in conjunction with both the Gourmet Housewares Show and the National Hardware Show. In 2008, the three shows will run May 6-8, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

"Aligning Global Connections with the Gourmet Housewares Show and the National Hardware Show will create a comprehensive market for home-focused industries," said Penny Sikalis, vp, group show manager for George Little Management (GLM), which owns and manages Global Connections and the Gourmet Housewares Show.

Reed Exhibitions owns, manages and produces the National Hardware Show. The three shows together attract some 3,500 exhibitors from around the world and more than 40,000 attendees.

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