There are differents types of tradefairs for promotional product and gift. Some are called » Trade only » it means that only distributors and importers of promotional products can visit the fair. The PSI in Germany, the PPAI in the US and the APPA in Australia are typically « trade only » fairs.
Due to the changes in the EU market, (see our entry about the subject here), it becomes more and more difficult to keep the access to these fairs closed for end users and marketing directors.
To view a full list of world wide trade shows for premiums and gifts click here : Promotional products Trade show