CDA Events

CDA hosts a number of national events exclusively for the convenience products distribution industry designed to provide members with top-notch education, ample time for networking, effective lobbying opportunities and much more!

Convenience Distribution Marketplace
February 17-19, 2025
The Woodlands, TX

Marketplace is the only national conference and trade show exclusively for the wholesale distributors of convenience products in the United States, combining distributor-focused education, networking opportunities and a Marketplace floor with the top trading partners and suppliers of distributors.

Future Dates: Feb. 16-18, 2026Feb. 22-24, 2027

Convenience Distribution Business Exchange (CDBX)
September 23-26, 2024
Louisville, KY

CDBX is the most productive meeting CDA members attend each year. In just 2 1/2 days, CDA member distributors may have up to 30 TOP-TO-TOP meetings with key trading partners all in one great venue plus plenty of networking time with all in attendance during meals and receptions.

Future Dates: Sept. 8-11, 2025Sept. 14-17, 2026

Day on the Hill

The Day on the Hill is the premier event where CDA distributor members meet with their legislators on Capitol Hill in an effort to influence actions that can affect their businesses.

CDA Live Webinars

CDA offers a variety of webinars that provide useful tools and insights, industry research, business ideas and professional development strategies. Don't miss out on this FREE member benefit.

Industry Events Calendar

CDA compiles a list of events and trade shows hosted by member companies and related organizations
that take place throughout the year.