• Lincoln Park Zoo Gift Shop - tshirts made from recycled plastic bottles

    Shop! Association honors Event Network

    Shop!, a global trade association dedicated to enhancing retail environments and experiences, announced that Event Network, the leading experiential r... more »
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    Short Staffed?

    RA recent Gallup poll revealed that at the height of the pandemic, 68% of employed U.S. adults were working from home and only 26% felt they were emot... more »
  • Marketing Tips

    Retailers have valuable tools at their fingertips for communicating the latest information about their stores — including plans to re-open to the pu... more »
  • Great Wolf Lodge

    A resort with multiple retail stores, attractions, and entertainment focuses on excellent service in every facet of its business

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Teresa Dunlap

Gift Shop Supervisor Teresa DunlapHubbard Museum of the American WestRuidoso Downs, New Mexico What makes your store unique? We are a tourist town, so I look for unique items that you won't find anywhere else... more »

Hannah Novak

Hannah NovakGrand Rapids Public MuseumGrand Rapids, Michigan What makes your store unique?The Curiosity Shop is unique because we are able to offer a wide variety of gift items for young and old. It is a... more »
A Point of Interest

A Point of Interest

In years past, point-of-sale (P.O.S.) systems have been expensive and time consuming to manage — forcing retailers to neglect them and, as a result, neglect the opportunity for stronger store success, as well. Fortunately, modern... more »
Captive Audience

Captive Audience

Inmates nicknamed it The Rock." Located on an island 1.5 miles off the San Francisco coast, Alcatraz was America's first maximum-security civilian prison, housing the nation's most incorrigible criminals, including Al "Scarface" Capone, George "Machine... more »
Changing with the Times

Changing with the Times

Welcome to our last issue of the year.It's been a big year for Museums & More in that we welcomed in 2014 with a brand-new design, the first one in almost two full decades. Looking... more »

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