December 3-7, 2018 - Market Week | December 4-6, 2018 - NY Shoe Expo New York Shoe Expo Venues: Warwick New York Hotel & Academy Mansion

Member Benefits

Much More than Just a Tradeshow

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FFANY membership gives you insider access to the footwear industry in the fashion capital of the world. NYC is where brands come to show their best, where retailers come to see the best, and where the industry turns for innovation. And FFANY makes it all easy.

Our members have access to New York Shoe Expo, FFANY sponsored events where buyers and sellers can mingle, opportunities for business education, networking, and more. We’re dedicated to helping our members grow this industry and move footwear forward.


  • Anna Bakst

    Former President, Shoes & Accessories, Michael Kors

    “We may be friendly competitors, but at Shoes on Sale, the work we do together as an industry is critically important.”

  • Scott Meden

    Chief Marketing Officer, Nordstrom

    “Having an efficient market for buyers and sellers to interact is essential. The role FFANY plays in bringing the footwear industry together is invaluable.”

  • Wayne Kulkin

    Footwear Industry Veteran

    “Without education and technical skills, there’s no way you can bring your ideas to life.”

  • Jim Issler

    CEO & President, H.H. Brown Shoe Company

    “FFANY provides the most important ingredient in the footwear industry. An organized platform where retailers can work more easily each season with current vendors and discover new brands.”

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FFANY Benefits Include:

  • New York Shoe Expo

    New York Shoe Expo

    Eligibility to participate in FFANY New York Shoe Expo four times per calendar year (pricing available per show).

  • NY Showroom Listing

    NY Showroom Listing

    List your New York showroom in FFANY New York Shoe Expo directories four times per calendar year (pricing available per show).

  • Online Exposure

    Online Exposure

    Company, Brands, Contact and Website information listed on  Opportunity to be featured as a “Spotlight brand” under Events & News.

  • Advertising


    Over $400,000 of trade advertising is placed promoting the New York Shoe Expo in print and digital such as Footwear News, Footwear Plus, Footwear Insight & Vamp.

  • Hotels


    Special discounted rates for overnight accommodations at various hotels located in New York City. Provided by Onpeak – call 877.630.6758 or email

  • Charities


    The opportunity to give back through participation in various charitable events including “FFANY Shoes on Sale” to benefit first step breast cancer research, Two Ten Footwear Foundation and Shoes that Fit.

  • Networking


    Invitations to FFANY special events such as cocktail parties, networking opportunities and seminars produced by industry partners.

  • Complimentary Services

    Complimentary Services

    Press area and wireless internet access provided at certain venues during New York Shoe Expo.

  • Special Offers

    Special Offers

    Various offers and discounts offered by NYC & Company.

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