Markets
Do it Best markets
Every spring and fall thousands of Do it Best members from practically every state and dozens of foreign countries converge on Indianapolis for the Do it Best markets.
 
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If you want to build traffic and set your store apart from the competition, there’s no better place to lock in great prices than at the Do it Best markets. Covering more than 500,000 square feet, our markets feature thousands of exhibiting vendors, ready and willing to supply just the goods you need for your next special sales event. With hardware, lumber and building materials, staple items and seasonal products, hot buys, pallet specials and free displays, there’s simply no better place to maximize your buying efforts – or your buying power – than at a Do it Best market. A highlight of each market is the Friday Night Sneak Peek® where selected vendors offer their very best pricing on high-margin products designed to drive traffic to your store.
 
Programs
The Do it Best markets are the best place to meet every one of our subject matter experts face-to-face. Learn about all the industry-leading retail programs and services Do it Best Corp. offers and discover countless ways to wow your customers, increase sales, and boost your bottom line. You’ll want to meet one-on-one with all of our experts who’ll answer your questions and provide the solutions you’re after. No matter what your retail interest, there’s a Do it Best Corp. team member to guide you. At the markets, our experts will help you uncover all sorts of proven strategies to grow your business.
 
Education
Do it Best markets also provide you the opportunity to gain knowledge on just about every element of retailing – and dive deep into the latest consumer trends, building forecasts, industry info, and best business practices  –  from people who understand the challenges you face as a home improvement retailer.  our-programs-services-markets-education_300.jpg
  • Education Day (Fridays)
  • Lunch-N-Go sessions (Saturdays & Sundays)
  • Vendor demonstrations
  • Power Preview (fall) 
Take advantage of a variety of free seminars, learn straight from the experts on key industry issues at the Lunch-N-Go sessions and hear from Do it Best Corp. executive staff at the market Kickoff Event and annual Shareholders Meeting. There’s no better place than a Do it Best market to advance your retailing knowledge, connect with peers, or make new friends in the business. 
 
Entertainment
The markets often offer entertainment that can be enjoyed by the whole family including concerts, theme parties and more. No matter what your interests are, there’s never a lack of things to do in Indianapolis. It’s the home of the internationally-recognized Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the renowned Indianapolis Zoo, the NCAA Hall of Fame, an IMAX theatre, and the largest children’s museum in the world. Plus there's top-notch restaurants, shopping, and no shortage of sports with Colts football, Pacers basketball, and Indians baseball. (Learn more about Indy)