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Marketplace

February 27-March 1, 2023
The Woodlands, TX

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott
Hotel & Convention Center


The Convenience Distribution Marketplace is the only national conference and trade show exclusively for the wholesale distributors of convenience products in the United States. Combining relevant and timely education sessions and keynotes, networking and the trade show, Marketplace is truly unique and a ‘must-attend’ event for you and your team.

The wholesale distributors of convenience products are Marketplace’s primary audience. Convenience products distributors represent $102 billion in sales annually, and are the vital link between the nation’s small format retailers and manufacturers. Marketplace offers the nation’s distributors the opportunity to learn, network and build business in an environment solely dedicated to the convenience products distribution industry.

Please reach out to Jenn Finn at (703) 208-1649 or jennf@cdaweb.net with any questions.


Marketplace Highlights

Connect With Top Trading Partners
At Marketplace, distributors connect with the leading manufacturers and suppliers in the industry. Unlike larger events, Marketplace is focused on attracting just the top trading partners to CDA member distributors.

Fantastic Networking
Marketplace features an abundance of networking, where attendees not only have a chance for some fun, but also can strengthen their connection to and build relationships with trading partners.

CDA Awards Reception, Dinner & Afterglow
Congratulate and celebrate the latest inductee into CDA’s Annual Hall of Fame at the CDA Awards Reception, Dinner & Afterglow.

Distributor-Focused Education
A full line-up of targeted distributor-focused education sessions.

One-Day Trade Show of Top Trading Partners
A one day trade show made up of the top manufacturers and suppliers connects distributor attendees with the companies critical to their success. Our one-day show format also enables attendees to get their business done quickly.


COVID Notice and Disclaimer

CDA is pleased that it can host the 2023 Convenience Distribution Marketplace (CDM) at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. COVID and its variants are a concern presenting possible risks to CDM attendees. By attending, you are assuming any risk due to a COVID exposure and agree to adhere to all COVID related guidance. Therefore, you agree that you are assuming any and all COVID risks and that you hold CDA and its agents, including attendees, sponsors, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, volunteers or venue harmless from any liability, known or unknown, from any illness you may contract. Additionally, you agree that you will not attend CDM if you are ill or have tested positive for COVID five days before the start of CDM. You also agree to follow all CDC guidance; federal, state and local rules; and hotel and CDA protocols while attending CDM. All restrictions and guidelines are subject to change based on updates from the CDC and federal, state and local officials.