SARCDA Trade Exhibitions is proud of its position as the largest and only trade exhibition of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, attracting as many as 700 Exhibitors and almost 15 000 Trade Visitors annually.
SARCDA attracts Wholesalers, Importers and Manufacturers, both local and International and provides a professional platform to help grow their businesses. Our Exhibitors are world-class and constantly raise the bar in bringing products of both International flavour and local flair providing our retailers with the latest, trendiest products. Many of our Exhibitors have been exhibiting at SARCDA since it's inception 50 years ago.
SARCDA prides itself in its database of more than 50 000 Retail trade Buyers built up over 50 years. We are constantly using the latest technology to reach our Buyers who have been loyal supporters of SARCDA over the years.
SARCDA started off as a Pharmacy Exhibition in the 1960's, when pharmacies ventured into the gift-line. SARCDA used to be an acronym for the South African Retail Chemists and Druggist Association.
It is now an independent trade name offering fully-fledged Gift, Toy, Décor & Design Trade Exhibitions to service the needs of the entire retail, gift, toy and décor industries.
Traditionally, SARCDA organises two Exhibitions annually:
Held at Gallagher Convention Centre, Gauteng in March
Hall 2, Hall 3 and the Link Node
Approximatley 250 exhibitors
Held at Gallagher Convention Centre, Gauteng in August
Hall 2, Hall 3, Hall 4, Hall 5 and the Link Node
Approximatley 450 exhibitors