Show Guide: Home & Hardware


Global Sources Online Show Guide

Welcome to seven days of a home & hardware sourcing extravaganza, all in one fully interactive digital platform. Featuring industry-leading suppliers with the most in-demand products for home improvement, construction and automation. Don’t miss expert-led live presentations & panel discussions, product demos, world-class entertainment, and more – all from the convenience of your home!

Register for a free account in order to access all the content, including live streams, supplier interactions, appointment booking and more.

Scroll down to see the line-ups for each day’s presentations and entertainment.

Show duration
August 3, 8 am to August 9, 11:59 pm (UTC +8)

Product Categories

  • Building Material
  • Hardware & Tools
  • Houseware & Storage
  • Lawn Garden & Outdoor
  • Plumbing & Sanitary Ware
  • Lighting & Electrical
  • Home Automation


Panels & Presentations

August 3

9:10am: eCommerce Trends to Watch in 2020 and Beyond [Panel]

Eric has been with Easyship for the past three years and currently leads Easyship’s growth efforts in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Australia. A logistics expert, he has provided shipping solutions for thousands of e-commerce and crowdfunding clients to deliver worldwide.



Ili Rahan is a Senior Analyst for the Home and Tech vertical at Euromonitor International, where she started her career in 2017. Her research covers the Southeast Asian region on several industries, including home & garden, consumer appliances, and homecare. Her engagement skills with clients and players from these industries have allowed her to produce thought-provoking analysis and reports that combine data with insights on consumer behavior and purchasing habits.




Peter is a Swedish entrepreneur and e-commerce consultant based in Hong Kong. His experience in sourcing and manufacturing in China and Hong Kong spans more than a decade. In 2013, he got into selling on Amazon and created an online private label brand which was later sold.

In 2014, he founded Frost Ltd, a consulting firm that helps brands plan, launch and optimize their sales on Amazon in the US and across EU and the UK. He also offers a comprehensive portfolio of Amazon-related services.



10:25am: Mistakes Even Experienced Importers Make When Sourcing from China

Know the art of sourcing from China from the master himself. Steven Selikoff has been importing from China and developing products since 2005. He is the author of the book, The COMPLETE BOOK of Product Design, Development, Manufacturing, and Sales. He is also the owner of five brands, and the founder of the Product Development Academy – a concierge program which teaches entrepreneurs how to develop, manufacture and sell unique products through retailers.



11:15am: Home Design & Comfort 

As a new era of working from home begins for many individuals, it’s important that we adjust to our new environments. Michelle will be talking about how we can make those adjustments and adapt for a new future to ensure we become not only productive but happy in our workspaces. 

Michelle is a construction engineer, content creator, and social influencer. 



12:05pm: COVID-19 and beyond: Why DIY is here to stay

If you want to find out how the DIY community is adapting and changing due to COVID-19, then Adrienne can give you some insights.

The owner of Crafty Little Gnome, she has a blog that teaches DIY projects for the home and garden and creative home hacks using everyday household items.




August 4

9:05am: Trade war and COVID19 Impact on Global Supply Chains

Gain insights on the impact of the trade war and COVID-19 on the global supply chain from Dr. Neale G O’Connor, an expert on technology and innovation in manufacturing in China. He has spent 18 years in Hong Kong, where he researched the modernization processes of Chinese firms, examining issues such as performance measurement, order qualification, and trust.



9:55am: Using Messenger Chatbots for Keyword Ranking on Amazon in 2020

As a successful 7 figure Amazon seller, Regina spends her time building Amazon brands and helping others do the same. In the last three years, she has implemented numerous Facebook Messenger Chatbot strategies in her own business and has run several live workshops. She is a strong advocate for using chatbots by Amazon sellers as part of a ranking, coupon distribution and brand building strategy



10:45am: Top Gardening & Landscaping Trends

There’s a growing interest in plants and growing your own food, which has been further amplified by the recent pandemic. Michael (Mr Plant Geek) explores 5 key trends that are emerging in garden styling and indoor growing, which make horticulture more appealing and accessible than ever!



12:35pm: User Experience of Product Brands

Get some new ideas on how consumers experience brands and how you can enrich that experience from e-commerce entrepreneur, Rishiraj K. He has been selling on Amazon since 2013. He is also the founder of Republic of Sellers which provides e-commerce training.




August 5 – Portuguese Day 

Portuguese- and English-language content

9:05am: Aceleração da Transformação Digital do Varejo Brasileiro (Panel)

10:15am: Manufacturing in China for Brazil and Other Developing Markets [in English]

Theo brings with him decade-long experience in the Asian market. His solid knowledge in international purchasing and product development covers mainly automotive as well as import and export.


9:05am: Aceleração da Transformação Digital do Varejo Brasileiro (Panel)

11:05am: A estratégia de como validar e vender produtos incríveis com baixo custo e zero risco

The Strategy of Validating and Selling Incredible Products at Low Cost and Zero Risk

A bricks-and-mortar chain owner, Babi has moved mostly to online and has been in the e-commerce business since 2010. As a member, partner and product director of the largest e-commerce school in Brazil, Ecommerce na Prática, she has helped over 25,000 entrepreneurs with courses, training and consultancy.


9:05am: Aceleração da Transformação Digital do Varejo Brasileiro (Panel)

11:55am: Desafios Logísticos no e-commerce

Logistics Challenges in E-commerce

A supply chain expert and professor at Brazil’s Live University, Cássio brings with him 25 years of experience in S&OP, demand planning, customer service, purchasing, and logistics gleaned from working at renowned consumer goods companies such as Nestlé, Colgate-Palmolive, Mondelez, and more.



August 6 – Chinese Day

Mandarin-language content

9:05am: Oriental living habits and fusion in home décor ideas

Mingxiang Zhang is a senior architect who holds leading positions in multiple corporations and institutions in the construction industry, such as the Jianyi Group, the Construction Industry Branch of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, and the Architectural Society of China.



10:05am: Development Trend of Home Furnishing Smart Home Decoration in Asia

Xiaoliang Tan has many years of Internet and operation experience. He used to serve as the partner and COO of, director of Kuailework, and senior manager of Alibaba. Currently, he is the head of Tuya KA Design, a leading global IoT platform that enables manufacturers, brands, OEMs and retail chains to develop one-stop smart home solutions.



11:00am: 5 Tips for Design Trend after COVID-9

An expert in design strategy and trend, Xiaojing Huang is a winner of the Red Dot Design Award, IDEA, and DFA Design for Asia Awards. She was also selected as one of the top Chinese influencers on LinkedIn.

She is the co-founder of Shanghai Service Design Network and serves as a global product competitiveness evaluation expert for Nissan and Samsung.


12:00pm: The Art of Living: Amazing Tips for Tidying Up Your House

Yi Ru is the founder of a home organizing company, a tidying expert, and a key influencer on Toutiao, a popular data-mining based feed reader in China.




12:50pm: How to Optimize your Logistics Cost with Supply Chain eMarketPlace

Ivy Tse is the founder and Director of FreightAmigo Services Limited, a 24/7 real-time freight e-marketplace connecting business clients and logistics service providers. She is responsible for developing and executing an integrated digital FreightTech and FinTech platform for global MNC, SME, e-commerce and individual clients.



1:30pm: Ecommerce opportunity and top 10 winning tips

Arthur Cheung leads the Asia business of Practicology, a global e-commerce consulting firm with footprints in over 26 marketplaces.  With more than 20 years’ experience in the e-commerce industry, Arthur has held C-level roles for five of those years, specializing in operational change management. Arthur supports the global team by providing valuable insights into Asia’s e-commerce market.





August 3

11:09am: Alex Calleja, Laugh Factory’s Funniest Person in the World finalist

Whether to LOL or ROFL, both are guaranteed with Laugh Factory’s Funniest Person in the World finalist Alex Calleja. Hold your chuckles and cackles as he does his stand-up comedy act.




11:58am: TK Jiang, Digital Magician and Asia’s Got Talent Golden Buzzer

The only award-winning digital magician in Singapore, TK Jiang’s Golden Buzzer on Asia’s Got Talent launched him into the digital magic stardom. He is also one of the few truly bilingual magicians, switching effortlessly from English to Mandarin in his iPad shows.



1:00pm: Chef Briana Riddock

Cooking Show – Jamaican Curry Chicken





August 4

10:25am: JMKO





12:05pm: 4th Impact, Filipino Girl Group and X Factor UK Season 12 Finalists 

Be star-struck with the X-Factor sensation Fourth Impact as the quartet showcase their awe-inspiring masterpieces! 




12:45pm: Nicky Doll

Lip sync performance by drag queen Nicky Doll





August 5

10:10am: Siti Saniyah





10:59am: Aksh Baghla





12:40pm: James Barker

Mixology demo by cocktail bartender James Barker





August 6

10:56am: Gerphil Flores

Classical song performance




12:45pm: Shadow Ace

Hand shadow performance





Supplier Stories

August 3

10:10am: Dalian Metal I/E Co. Ltd

Exports pipes & fittings, industrial & traffic safety products to the US, Canada, Europe

10:55am: Hangzhou Zhengdian Technology Co. Ltd

Offers a range of smart solutions for locks and remotes

11:45am: Zhangjiagang Elegant Home Co. Ltd

Providing vinyl flooring to North America and Europe

12:35pm: Shanghai Morgen International Trade Co. Ltd

Supplying  lawnmowers, tool kits, warehousing products & equipment

August 4

9:35am: Dongguan Qinghai Electronics Technology Co. Ltd

Offering remote-controlled RGB cables for gaming PCs


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What to Do

  • Watch and take part in live Q&As and panel discussions
  • Visit exhibitors’ virtual booths to discover the latest, most in-demand products from select, industry-leading suppliers
  • Watch live demos of products from exhibitors and factories
  • Meet and chat with suppliers in real time
  • Watch performances from world-class entertainers
  • Participate in games and win exciting prizes!


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