We operate with high standards and ensure that all businesses represented at our Retail & Development Center are doing the same.
Members of this group must be operating legally as a business registered in the State of Kansas, pass the market's application process and be approved. You may be asked to provide photos of your products and/or services before a determination can be made. We reserve the right to refuse any business into the market for any reasons.
This program has a focus on growing business together by listening to informative guest speakers, networking, forming partnerships, taking advantage of training opportunities, and selling products/services to the public.
At the Market for Women! is for business leaders who are serious about growing their businesses. Each business leader can practicably apply what they have learned at the market immediately. Everything that we do in this program has two reasons behind it: Business Education and Business Growth.
Affordable Fees - This program is affordable to join and offers monthly payments. You can save by buying the year at a 15% discounted rate for Option 1 as described below.
Easy Requirements: Participate every month, network and refer business to our members!
You can choose one of the two options below for each month.
Option 1 - Attend the Network Meeting & Stay all Day to Sell to the Public
Option 2 - Attend the Network Meetings Only
What you will Gain!
January 23rd, February 27th, March 27th, April 24th, May 22nd, June 26th, July 24th, August 28th, September 25th, October 23rd, November 20th, December 4th
After you have submitted your application, you will be added to the roster to set up and sell.
Your spot is not secured until you have paid your invoice. If you fail to pay your monthly invoice on time, we reserve the right to give your spot to another person.
We only allow one representation per company.
Invoices are sent out on the 15th of each month for the following month's event. Payment is due upon receipt. If your invoice is not paid by the first of the month and we have not heard from you, your unpaid invoice will be cancelled and your spot will be filled.
January – December: 8:30 am – 5pm
Business Leaders with booths who need to leave before 4pm will be placed at the back of the showroom so that they can exit out our back door safely.
The cut-off date to join is one week before the group meets. No one will be able to join after the cut-off date.
Joining past the first of the month but before the deadline? No problem! Fill out the application and you will be sent an invoice due upon receipt.
Bring Your Own Setup! The Market will not be providing tables and chairs at our retail center. This allows each business owner the flexibility to design how they want their space to look.
Table Covers must look professional and be made of fabric with no wrinkles and must go to the floor on the front side of the table. Fitted Table Covers are the most desirable for our retail space.
Invoices are sent out on the 15th of each month for the following month's meeting. Payment is due upon receipt. If your invoice is not paid by the first of the month and we have not heard from you, your unpaid invoice will be cancelled and your spot will be filled.
We only allow one representation per company.
Option 1 - Table top spaces only. No booth spaces available for this event. No Refunds.
For up to 8' of table space
For up to 8' of Table Space. Savings of 15%.
Limited amount of spots available for this discount.
Offered at the beginning of the year until sold out.
Need an extra 8' of Space? If we have the room. Must be reserved and paid for in advance.
Warning: You will be invoiced this amount after an event if you used more space than what you had reserved. A Picture of the space you used will be included with your invoice.
Learn from our guest speakers and make new friends!
Add any of these items.
Use of electricity is for placements along a wall.
Normal Use. Bring your own extension cords.
Use of electricity to diffuse oils or fragrances
into the air is not allowed. Sales Tax will be added.
Grow your business!
Have 100 of your marketing items put into the
Swag Bags that our shoppers receive.
It happens. Our items are not always available to rent, but if we have them, you can rent them! Sales Tax will be added to these items.
If Available. Black Only.
The organizers of this event are required to file a report with the State of Kansas for all businesses who participate at each event.
All federal, state, and local laws governing retail sales tax must be followed. Failure to comply may result in expulsion from the event.
CRAFTERS: The Market does make special exceptions for crafters and will allow them to join during certain times of the year. Those crafters without an account with the State of Kansas may file their sales tax through a packet that the market will supply to you. You will have 25 days to submit your sales tax.
Visit www.ksrevenue.org to learn more about collecting sales tax.
You will have access to the building at 8:30am and will have 30 minutes to set up. The front entry doors must be cleared before 9:00am when we begin our meeting.
The organizers do not provide help with unloading or loading, please bring your own helpers.
Only one helper per booth.
No Children under 12 years old are allowed to stay at the event. Children 12 years old and older must be helping at a booth. Please contact us if you are a nursing mother, we do make concessions for you and will help you find a private area if needed.
Why only a 30 minute Setup? These events are geared towards training as well as selling. Bring only a good representation of your items. Use this to your advantage to drive people to your websites, store fronts, and other sites to do business with you when you are not at the market. Use your table as a teaser to entice our guests to explore further with you. Show your catalogues, have your web up on your lap top, etc.
Please keep the store tidy. Pick up pieces of paper or plastic off of the floor as soon as you see it. Please let a volunteer know about any spills or if the floor is wet.
No-one is allowed to tear down early without prior permission. DO NOT TEAR DOWN UNTIL THE LAST CUSTOMER HAS LEFT! This is for safety reasons!!!
REQUIRED: Every Business must participate in prize drawings at their tables!
If you cannot give away your own product or services you may find an alternative way to gift. Restaurant Gift cards, box of chocolates, Movie Tickets, etc. are good examples.
Winners must receive their items within a timely manner.
If the organizers receive any complaints about the way a prize was awarded, we will take it under advisory and make a determination towards a better outcome for the winner.
NOTE: All business owners and their volunteers qualify to enter these drawings!
Sponsorship Grand Prize
There will only be one Sponsorship Grand Prize given away at any one event.
Our guests will receive ONE ticket for every $10 that is spent at a booth.
Prize Drawing Tickets are provided by the market organizer.
The drawing will take place one hour before we close, and the winner must be present to win.
Guest may leave and come back for the drawing.
Use this to your advantage. If someone buys $25, upsell them to $30 so they can get another ticket!
NOTE: Vendors, Vendor Helpers, Market Volunteers, Market Planning Team
DO NOT qualify to win this prize.
Grand Prize Winner! Up to $200 in Free Clothing and Styling Session from Piphany!
Now that you have read through everything about this program, you may fill out the online application and agreement. There is one application for both options. You may choose OPTION 1 or OPTION 2 or a combination of both! Click on the purple button below to be taken to the application!
Once you have hit submit, our team will review your application. If we have any questions we will email you. After you have been approved, you will receive a Welcome Email with further instructions. Your application will generate your invoice.
APPLICATIONS FOR 2020 ARE CLOSED