Freehand Goods, a Florida retailer

Spring 2020
The Perfect Combination By Debbie Eisele

Two Florida retailers making and selling their own lines.

More and more, customers are looking for retail experiences that offer merchandise with a story and purpose. They are also looking to shop where there is a sense of community.

Two retailers in Orlando, Florida, are offering unique made in the USA items that truly hone in on a sense of community. Each shop creates a majority of its own merchandise, which is then paired with product from select vendors to curate an ideal mix for customers who desire home-grown product, experiences, a story and uniqueness.

Freehand Goods

Freehand Goods, a Florida retailerR. Nichols

R. Nichols, a retailer and maker in Orlando, Florida

Debbie Eisele

Debbie Eisele is Managing Editor for museums&MORE, Party & Halloween Retailer, and Gift Shop Pets and Senior Retail Editor for Gift Shop Magazine and Stationery Trends.




Social Connections


Upcoming Trade Shows

Jun 10 – 13

Atlanta Apparel Market (Spring)

Atlanta, GA USA
Jun 23 – 26

Kidsworld (Spring)

Dallas, TX USA
Jun 29

The Buyers Cash & Carry Midwest

Madison, WI USA
Jul 21 – 25

Seattle Gift Show (Summer)

Seattle, WA USA
Jul 25 – 27

Dallas Men’s Show (Summer)

Dallas, TX USA
Aug 3 – 7

World of Prom

Atlanta, GA USA
Gift Shop Winter 2020 Cover
Get one year of Gift Shop in both print and digital editions for just $15.

Interested in reading the print edition of Gift Shop?

Subscribe Today »

website development by deyo designs