Boston Shoe Travelers Association

Founded in Boston in 1901, BSTA is the oldest regional shoe travelers association in the United States.

We sponsor three trade shows a year in the Northeast for shoe retailers, providing you with the latest merchandise in all categories and genders for the upcoming season for your review.

BSTA represents almost 250 sales representatives and over 600 shoe and accessory brands!

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Become a Member

Interested in joining the Boston Shoe Travelers Association? Membership is limited to qualified sales representatives. Find out more and apply »

Upcoming Shows

Northeast Expo
Manchester DoubleTree by Hilton
September 16-18, 2018

2019
  • Early buy - January 20-21, 2019
  • Northeast Expo - March 3-5, 2019
  • Northeast Expo - September 8-10, 2019
2020
  • Early buy - January 19-20, 2020
  • Northeast Expo - March 1-2, 2020
  • Northeast Expo - September 13-14, 2020
2021
  • Early buy - January 17-18, 2021
  • Northeast Expo - Feb 29 - Mar 1, 2021
  • Northeast Expo - September 12-13, 2021

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Retailer of the Year

Congratulations to Colburn Shoe of Belfast, ME for being named BSTA's 2018 Retailer of the Year!

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