Each spring, as part of the Alberta Gift Fair, TRIPS West unites exhibitors who cater to the tourist and resort industry with retailers representing resorts, tourist attractions, seasonal businesses, associated souvenir shops, galleries, museums and gift stores.

This one-of-a-kind event allows buyers to source new products, discover new trends and create strong relationships with new and existing suppliers. Products featured at this event range from First Nations and Inuit art to resort wear and museum merchandise.

As Canada’s most unique tourism and travel show, TRIPS West will make your journey the most rewarding of the year.

Edmonton EXPO Centre Hall FGH




Standing Out Amongst the Beavers

As consumer shopping habits have morphed from product driven to experience-based interactions, travel adventures have become more prevalent in people’s lives. Servicing this group has become more challenging and setting yourself apart from your competitors is crucial for success. Designer and entrepreneur Cory Christopher shares his thoughts on standing out in Canadian tourism. Hear inventive ways to offer a customer experience that will target your key demographics, have customers coveting your products and sharing their visit to your destination on social media platforms.

Monday, February 25, 2019
Retail Resource Centre, Hall FGH
1 – 2 p.m.