Retail Technology > NRF Retail's BIG Show 2018

Jan. 14 - 16 | Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City

Get a Free EXPO Pass or Save 20% on BIG Show Registration

Use the CDW invitation code 3338 to register for a free EXPO pass (a $1,250 value), or save 20% on full conference registration. These offers apply to new registrations only.

Visit CDW at Booth #1653

At booth #1653, CDW retail experts can help you explore the latest trends and discover how CDW's solutions can deliver seamless in-store experiences to your business. Get answers to your toughest questions, and learn more about how we can help you enhance the in-store retail experience with technology. Follow the conversation on social media using #CDWGetsRetail and #NRF2018, and be sure to check back here frequently for more updates from CDW about NRF2018!


Schedule IT

Contact your CDW account manager, or click below to schedule a meeting and learn how CDW can help you expand in-store possibilities with Digital Transformation.

Schedule a Meeting

Join IT

Network with your industry colleagues in the Expo Hall during the CDW-sponsored Happy Hour on Monday, January 15 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

Share IT

Say cheese! Show us your best NRF pose at our photo booth station! Create a fun GIF, share it via Twitter, Facebook or Instagram tagged with #CDWGetsRetail and be sure to take a print of it with you. Plus, you'll score a raffle ticket at the same time. The attendee with the most shares will be entered into a separate raffle to win an Apple Watch.

Play IT

All your favorite retail IT games are back at NRF 2018! Join us for a whole lot of gaming fun in booth #1653, and put your IT knowledge to the test for a chance to win an Apple Watch.

Play Daily:   

  • Sunday, January 14 - 12 p.m. 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Monday, January 15 - 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, January 16 - 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.


Retail's BIG Show
Expo Hours


Sunday, January 14 – 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Monday, January 15 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, January 16 –  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Attend IT: CDW Big !dea Session

Reduce waste and predict shopper demands:  a recipe for customer experience success

If you are a retailer looking to have a significant competitive advantage, learn how to use predictive technologies to help you understand what the customer wants and how to forecast inventory to meet those needs. This session will illustrate the positive impact predictive technologies can have on your bottom line.

Monday, January 15 — 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Expo Hall Room 2, Level 1 


See CDW SmartRetail at Retail's Big Show

CDW's SmartRetail is a fully integrated solution that helps you create secure and reliable IT infrastructure and further your business goals.


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Dates and times are subject to change without notice. Please consult the official BIG Show schedule, or talk to your AM to confirm final event times.