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Speaking for the shows I've attended the past few years

April 11 2012 at 6:35 PM

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Response to Guess we need a real survey to determine who are lookers and buyers

I've seen no "major" drops in attendance...what I have seen I can say is a large part due to gas prices and the economy overall....guys are working their stashs more than going shopping.

Contest numbers have seemed the same, at least here in the Midwest.

I do know vendors are starting to be choosy in their choice of shows, but those same reasons come up....gas and the economy. I can only speak for my small neck of the US though...

I'm not suprised New York or Boston not being able to host a model show, venues ain't cheap and I would guess a major factor on that subject sad to say.

 
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