PIPESTEM, W.Va. – Business and gift shop retailers looking for new and trending resale items for 2017 are invited to attend Pipestem Resort State Park’s Gift Buyers Marketplace Jan. 30, 31 and Feb. 1, 2017.
“This is an annual marketplace that provides an opportunity for buyers for gift and souvenir shops to order directly from a wide variety of vendors,” said Dale McLaughlin, Lodge Manager at Pipestem Resort State Park.
The venue features more than 50 different wholesale vendors. The marketplace is held at McKeever Lodge with show hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 30 and 31 and from 9 a.m. until noon Feb. 1, 2017.
There is no attendance fee for retailers, but pre-registration is encouraged. On-site registration is in the lodge Conference Center foyer. A special lodging rate for buyers is available.
For more information, contact Pipestem Resort at 304-466-1800, visit www.pipestemresort.com or email Dale.D.McLaughlin@wv.gov.
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West Virginia Division of Natural Resources
Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor
Bob Fala, Director
News Release: January 9, 2017
Media Contact: Hoy Murphy 304-957-9365 Hoy.R.Murphy@wv.gov
State Parks Contact: Dale McLaughlin, Pipestem Resort, 304-466-1800 Dale.D.McLaughlin@wv.gov