Contact SEMCO Productions (770-641-8181) for information on Medtrade and The Future Show, trade shows that serve the home medical equipment and supply market. Medtrade '97 will take place October 7-10 in New Orleans; The Future Show '97 is slated for May 22-23 in Las Vegas.
HomeCare magazine covers the medical supply marketplace. Seventeen issues annually cost $59. For information, call (800) 543-4116, extension 480, or write to HomeCare, Miramar Communications, P.O. Box 8987, Malibu, CA 90265-8987.
Although Drug Store News does not specifically cover health products retailing, it tracks market trends. For subscription information, call (813) 627-6707, or write to Drug Store News, 425 Park Ave., New York, NY 10022.
Gayle Sato Stodder covers entrepreneurship for various publications. She lives and works in Manhattan Beach, California.