ASD/AMD Trade Show and Wholesale Provide ‘Virtual Oasis’ to Retailers with Cybercafe

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) February 10, 2005, the premier wholesale merchandise portal, announced today that it would appear at the ASD/AMD Trade Show in conjunction with ASD’s popular Cybercafe for the 3rd consecutive year. The ASD/AMD Trade Show, the largest variety and general merchandise show in the nation, in strategic cooperation with, the largest wholesale merchandise web portal, will provide trade show guests with world-class communication and internet services to enhance their visit.

The ASD/AMD Trade Show runs from Feb. 27 to March 3 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and Sands Expo Center and includes over 3,500 exhibitors and 150 distinct merchandise categories, including apparel, jewelry, novelties and electronics. It is a ‘can’t-miss’ show for independent specialty retailers, chain store buyers, dollar store buyers and any reseller seeking deeply discounted items and trend-driven variety merchandise.

The Cybercafe, located in the Sands Expo upper lobby, provides a place for attendees to use the Internet to communicate with colleagues and family, visit the websites of vendors they see at the show, and provides access to an online directory of the exhibition. At previous trade shows, guests had the use of 12 computers connected to the internet. personnel are present to assist visitors with computer usage.

“With more than 8,000 booths, the ASD show can overwhelm the visitor with its size and selection” commented Tony Colan, vice president of, a division of ALDnet Media Group LLC. “The Cybercafe is a place where people can check their email, check out the websites of a vendor they just met at a booth, use’s proprietary technology to search the ASD/AMD directory, and find suppliers by product category or booth location. Wholesale 411 is proud to be associated with a world-class event like the ASD/AMD Trade Show,” Colan added.

“We’re very excited to be a part of the ASD/AMD trade shows again. The buyers who visit and the wholesalers who promote their products and business there, both consider the ASD/AMD trade shows to be the only ‘cant-miss’ days of the year. It’s a natural fit for us and we appreciate the opportunity to help,” said Edward Harrison, president of ALDnet Media Group LLC. has been providing instant access to the world’s best wholesalers and wholesale merchandise since 2002. Wholesale buyers of every stripe, from flea markets to big box retailers, source popular products via their website at

The ASD/AMD Trade Show, produced by VNU expositions, comprises the Variety Merchandise Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the Las Vegas Gift Expo at the Sands Expo Center, and the ASD/AMD Jewelry Show at the Mirage Events Center. To learn more visit:

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