This is not a traditional trade show format; this is an intimate and focused event with many opportunities to build relationships between distributors and suppliers. The NAFCD + NBMDA Annual Convention unites the top distributors, suppliers and service providers from the floor covering, specialty building material, cabinetry and woodworking industries to network, engage, learn and grow their businesses.

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Tabletops offer a private and comfortable setting to establish and strengthen partnerships and build your business network. Attendees are encouraged to reach out to exhibitors ahead of time to set up appointments and business meetings, guaranteeing productivity

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Are you ready to evolve? Is your team? Bring your team to New Orleans for education sessions on the latest leadership, economic, sales and technological trends.

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Networking receptions and happy hour events provide opportunities to reconnect with industry colleagues and old friends. Share ideas and knowledge gained at the convention, so you return home with ways to better your business.

About the Hosts


The North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors serves distributors, suppliers and service providers of floor covering materials and related products. The volunteer organization enables the leaders of wholesale floor covering distributors to be the most efcient, professional and proftable vehicle for bringing their suppliers’ product to market, resulting in the highest degree of satisfaction from suppliers to customers. Learn more at www.nafcd.org.


NBMDA is a trade association representing the leading wholesale distributors of specialty interior building materials for interiors including wood panels, surfacing materials, cabinet hardware, fnishes and related woodworking production supplies. Membership is comprised of distributors and suppliers that serve the independent building material, and kitchen and bath dealer as well as those that serve production companies involved in cabinetry, architectural woodwork, stock woodwork, store fxtures, solid surface fabricating, plastics fabricating, general and specialty woodworking industries. Learn more at www.nbmda.org.