Retailer Features

Gather-d retail store

Coming Together

Kelly Tuit is a people gatherer by nature and loves to throw parties, so opening a shop and event space was a natural fit for the former art teacher turned business owner in Rockford, Michigan.... more »
Heritage House Crystal River FL

Gift Shop Road Trip: Heritage House of Crystal River, Florida

Gift Shop is on the road again, this time visiting Crystal River, Florida on the gulf coast of the sunshine state. Famous for beautiful spring-fed rivers and the manatee population, this cozy tourist town has... more »
Utility Goods formerly located at One Market Plaza

Working It

Stellar yet simplistic design, quality and environmental concern were always guiding principles in Ryan Lafrenz’s vision. Prior to launching Utility Goods—an award-winning lifestyle brand based in San Francisco, Lafrenz worked as an environmental consultant. [caption... more »
Shelley's Gift Shop product offering

Share Your Story: Shelley’s Gift Shop

Shelley's Gift Shop is an online retailer based near Richmond, Virginia. The gift shop features curated products, which are handcrafted by local and national small businesses. Customers enjoy a selection that includes unique jewelry and... more »
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Dogs are King in the Big Easy

The sound of street musicians playing jazz at lunchtime filled the air and the bright blue door to Southern Paws New Orleans was wide open and welcoming the neighborhood dogs who were anxiously awaiting their... more »
EcoHome merchandise display

EcoHome

Telling a story with unique and eco-friendly products is the goal of retail industry veteran Lawton Hall. His luxury gift and home décor store, EcoHome, is a Buckhead mainstay in Atlanta. ... more »

Big Cedar Lodge

Located 40 miles south of Springfield, Missouri, Big Cedar Lodge was created by Johnny Morris, founder of Bass Pro Shops. It is situated in a remote region that is surrounded by natural beauty and offers... more »
Bald Head Island Conservancy Gift Shop - Turtle Central

Bald Head Island Conservancy Gift Shop – Turtle Central

With so many retailers facing similar challenges right now, we encourage you to "Share Your Story" so that retailers in the industry can connect with one another and share experiences and tips with one another. The Bald... more »

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