A detailed letter of introduction, a minimum of two pages in length, about the company and product line.
A catalog of the line of merchandise
A company press kit
Membership to IJO is by invitation only after selection of review board, assembled once each year in November, and only members of IJO may attend or exhibit at the shows. Please be advised, however, that membership is limited and openings will only be filled, once a year in November, as they occur. Further, only companies with a US office that have been in operation for five or more years and have a fully developed website are eligible for membership.
IJO Attention: Mary Moses Kinney 136 Old Post Road Southport, CT 06890-1302
Vendor Application Link
Our Semi-Annual Conferences provide Vendors the opportunity to meet and get to know our retailers and more importantly, the opportunity to sell our retailers. Our trade shows are well known for being well attended and for doing business!
promotion &Marketing Support
Throughout the year and between our conferences, with tools like our Suppliers Spotlight, which highlights our vendors to the membership, as well as several other communications that we send out, help promote the buying group.
“If you are looking to take your business to the next level, I strongly recommend and encourage you look at IJO."