Why Participate

Making business, dialogue and innovation within the worldwide volume footwear, leather goods and accessories market easier is the main objective of Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags.

With the capability of attracting over 12,000 international buyers - more than 86% of whom come from Europe, especially from Italy, Germany, Spain, France and the United Kingdom, this trade fair is the right place:

  • to present a preview of fashion collections for the coming season;
  • to gather orders well ahead of time;
  • to acquire new international clients;
  • to find out about unpublished and innovative case studies within the sector.

Who are the exhibitors at the fair?

Expo Riva Schuh: Branded manufacturers | Manufacturers for third parties with brand | Agents or Importers/Exporters without a brand for own-brand customers | Agents or Importers/Exporters with a brand | Wholesale distributors | Importers | Sales representatives

What do the exhibiting companies exhibit at the fair?

Expo Riva Schuh: Women’s shoes | Men’s shoes | Children’s shoes | Classic shoes | Casual shoes | Boots | Sandals | Comfortable shoes | Sports shoes | Hiking shoes | Protective work shoes

Gardabags: Women’s bags | Small leather goods | Men’s bags | Leisure bags | Backpacks | Purses and wallets | Document cases and business bags | Shopping bags and wheeled trolleys | Travel bags | Belts | Children’s bags | Suitcases | Gloves | Umbrellas | Scarves | Men’s shoulder bags/Messenger bags

Who are the buyers at Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags?

Producers | Small chains of shops with the same name (2-10 shops) | Shops or chains of shops with different names | Medium chains of shops with the same name (11-50 shops) | Importers | Large chains of shops with the same name ( 50+ shops) | E-commerce | Wholesale distributors | Buying offices for other distribution companies | Sales representatives

What are they most interested in?

Buyers at Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags are mainly Importers, Retailers and Branded Companies looking for both branded and unbranded products for wholesale channels and also for the end consumer. An impressive symmetry between product supply and demand is one of the most fundamental keys to the success of the event.

Are you interested in taking part in Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags?

Discover the various services offered by the fair that will support your participation and fill in the request form now to register your interest in the event.

Please note: the request form for exhibition space is not binding and does not constitute a contract.


15 - 18 June 202415 - 18 June 2024

Exhibition CentreVia Baltera, 20 - 38066 - Riva del Garda (Italy)

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