Visiting The Fair | Category/Feature Areas

Fall 2014 information will be available soon.


These are places you can't miss at the Toronto Gift Fair!

“Life’s Special Moments”
The International Centre - Hall 5 - Booth 5801

This simulated retail shop will be filled with merchandise and ideas for seasonal and special occasion displays ranging from popular holidays, retirements and birthdays to weddings. In order to help customers celebrate love, caring and sharing, come and learn how to make the most of these great money-making opportunities from your hosts - master stylists Kim Angliss of Akimbo Visual and Liza Morra-Smith of See.Hear.Promotions.

All display items are supplied by International Centre exhibitors.

Congress Centre - Hall 9 – Booth 9071

Examine the latest kitchen gear and gadgets from over 200 exhibitors and watch as Chef Don Cruickshanks and the student chefs from George Brown Culinary Arts cook up incredible fare, using the latest in gourmet foods. You will discover a new repertoire of entertaining ideas, products to sell and foods to demo in your store. Also see the newest cookbooks, the Trendtracker Display and daily prize draws.

The International Centre – Aviation Room C - (Off Hall 5)

We invite you to enjoy a quiet moment in our intimate tea garden featuring complimentary refreshing, revitalizing cups of tea and light refreshments, surrounded by tea-related product vignettes. (All supplied by CanGift exhibitors.)

Daily sittings: Sunday to Wednesday
11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

(Note: No reservations. Seating is limited)

The International Centre – Hall 5 - Booth 5837
Congress Centre South – Pinsent Room
Congress Centre North – Hall 12 – Booth 12731

Expand your merchandise mix with the newest products sourced from over 175 exhibitors. Make sure to explore the showcase at each venue as you’ll find a completely different selection. View the special product displays from the 2013 Supplier of the Year Award winners!

The International Centre – Hall 5 - Booth 5501

Buy Canadian! Dare to be different by sourcing top-quality Canadian giftware and home décor items from this showcase filled with product from over 150 exhibitors.

TAKE 5 LOUNGES new this show!

The International Centre – Traders (Off Hall 1)
Congress Centre South – Sutherland Room (Off Hall 7)

Our luxurious new buyers' lounges are available to all buyers at the Toronto Gift Fair and offer a place to rest, relax and reflect. Amenities include: free wireless Internet service, cell phone charging stations, concierge/taxi service, complimentary refreshments and retail trade magazines, product locator kiosks and prize draws to win fair merchandise.

Free Coffee, Cold Drinks and Gourmet Food Sampling!
New Product Galleries
International Centre – Hall 5 – Booth 5837
Congress Centre South – Pinsent Room (Off Hall 7)

Enjoy complimentary beverages and gourmet delights in these areas, while being surrounded by the newest products launched at the Spring 2014 Toronto Gift Fair.

Congress Centre – Waxman Room (Off Hall 7))

Product Showcase
This is innovation-central for your store’s operational, marketing and service needs.

The Bookstore
Find deeply discounted, business-boosting retail books and DVDs for your library.

Retail Solutions
Free seminars and business consultations hosted by a retail merchandising expert, Leslie Groves.

For a complete retail solutions session schedule, visit our seminars//demos/ workshops page.

“Collections – Must-Have Accessories”
The International Centre – Hall 2 - Booth 2401

View six different displays filled with gifts, gadgets and accessories for home and office - for all ages. Watch step-by-step, live “how- to” demos hosted by Kirsten Hildebrandt and Gwen Northup.

Daily: Sunday, January 26 to Wednesday, January 29
11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Thursday January 30
11 a.m.

The International Centre - Hall 1 – Booth 1330

Enjoy a quiet tranquil retreat to nurture the spirit. Unwind with a free neck, head or foot massage.

Hours: Sunday to Wednesday from 12 noon to 6:00 p.m.