• Virginia Museum of Fine Arts gift shop

    Creating a Connection

    Since 1936, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA) has been a cultural destination committed to “enriching the lives of all.” The Richmond museum... more »
  • Old Idaho Penitentiary gift shop

    Small But Mighty

    The Old Idaho Penitentiary is part of the Idaho State Historical Society and has been open as a museum since 1974. From 1872-1973 it operated as the I... more »
  • Dayton History Museum Gift Shop

    Q&A with Emily Teters

    Gift Shop® Plus connected with Emily Teters, museum store manager for Dayton History to learn more about the importance of impulse buys and works bes... more »
  • Shedd Aquarium

    Adventurous Retail

    Like many cultural institutions, Shedd Aquarium in Chicago had to adapt during the pandemic closures. In a highly successful move, the marketing depar... more »


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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 retail partner to cultural attractions, has received the 2020 Shop! Design Award for Sustainability. The award... more »
Thinking on your feet: Adjusting to the new norms in shops and shows

Thinking on your feet: Adjusting to the new norms in shops and shows

{Sponsored} In the sleepy college town of Hanover, New Hampshire, much of life (and shopping traffic) centers around Dartmouth College and the campus population. After Dartmouth cancelled all activities prior to the 2020 graduation ceremonies... more »

Great Wolf Lodge

Resorts offer travelers amazing retail experiences. This year, museums&MORE wanted to discover the shopping amenities offered at Great Wolf Lodge, a resort that is well-known for its attractions and entertainment. Great Wolf Lodge opened in... more »

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum

In 1974, Little House on the Prairie premiered on NBC. This television program became a must-watch show in households all over the country and even today in a recent interview actress Melissa Gilbert noted a... 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 public. Use social media, email and your website to keep your customers informed.... more »

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