NATO Show 2013 Registration Open

Retailers, wholesalers encouraged to register early for discounts

MINNEAPOLIS -- Registration is open for NATO's 12th Anniversary & Trade Show to be held in Las Vegas on April 22-24. Retailers and wholesalers are encouraged to register early with initial discounts provided to NATO members and non-members. Registration for exhibitors will open later in January.

Online registration for NATO Show 2013 is available at

The NATO Show 2013 provides tobacco retailers and wholesalers the opportunity to gather the knowledge and contacts needed to stay ahead in the ever-changing tobacco marketplace. From in-depth dialogue around consumer/sales trends and information on FDA regulations and their enforcement, to OTP innovation and incorporating new SKUs, the NATO Show supports today's tobacco retailer.

For NATO members, access to the hottest tobacco trends and best deals on the show floor as well as education sessions including the keynote address with political analyst Dick Morris (see Related Content below) is completely free until March 1, 2013. The super-saver deal for non-members is only $50 for this same access until Jan. 15, 2013.

NATO Show 2013 events kick off with the first NATO Meetings with a Mission (MWM) event where registered participants will volunteer their time to make a positive impact in the Las Vegas homeless community through the Las Vegas Rescue Mission on Monday April 22 (see Related Content below). Events also include the opening night reception presented by R.J. Reynolds and American Snuff Co., offered free of charge to all attendee retailers and wholesalers.

To view the entire schedule of events and programs as well as register for the NATO Show 2013, visit For the latest news and updates, follow NATO on Twitter @ShowNATO.

NATO is the National Association of Tobacco Outlets, a national retail trade association that focuses exclusively on local, state and federal tobacco legislative issues and leads the fight for all tobacco interests in the United States.