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Merchantry Tourism, LLC co-hosting tourism info center at the Great New York State Fair

Jun 19, 2023

Busy traffic at the 2022 Tourism Info Center at The Great New York State Fair in Syracuse, NY.

Tourism and outdoor hospitality businesses invited to enroll in rack space.

Pittsford, New York – June 19, 2023 – For the third straight year, Merchantry Tourism, LLC, operator of Anderson’s Brochure Distribution Service, is co-hosting the Tourism Info Center at The Great New York State Fair set for August 23 – September 4, 2023. Merchantry’s partner is Brand Connect Innovations, LLC, a literature distribution service based in Akron, NY. 

The Tourism Info Center distributes literature provided by destinations from all across the US and beyond and is located in a high traffic building at the fair, which attracts roughly 1 million visitors each year. 

According to Suzanne Hopkins, Merchantry Tourism’s Vice President of Client Services & Marketing, entities in the outdoor hospitality industry and tourism industry should get involved. “Who should be on display? Destination marketing organizations, chambers of commerce, attractions, major events, museums, lodging, campgrounds, pretty much anyone seeking to attract tourists and their dollars.” 

Racking rates start at just $250 for rack cards and brochures, and $395 for oversize brochures and magazines. Consortiums may consider reserving a whole kiosk for them and their partners, specially branded with their messaging. Download the order form and find more information online at Merchantry’s website:

Merchantry Tourism, LLC is owned and operated by Lisa and Don Bennett, Jr., with the simple goal of providing professional and cost-effective ways for clients to reach a large audience with their marketing materials. Lisa and Don also own Conesus Lake Campground in New York’s Finger Lakes region. 

Dawn Borchert launched Brand Connect Innovations, LLC in 2016 to provide literature racking, transportation, distribution, and storage. Dawn has over 30 years as a trusted professional in the NYS travel and tourism industry. More information is available at

Contact with questions, or to submit your enrollment form.