Retailer Features

Traveler in Alaskan port

A Traveler’s Perspective

Travelers are an important part of retail sales in Alaska and other tourist destinations, and a shopper’s perspective may provide valuable information to retailers. Susan McHuron, an avid traveler and shopper who recently traveled to... more »
Once in a Blue Moose gift shop

Once in a Blue Moose

Alaska, known as “The Last Frontier,” is a location that attracts visitors for many reasons —  its vivid beauty, fishing, dog sledding, gold, and, of course, glaciers. The 49th state offers something for everyone.  Although... more »
Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House was founded 150 years ago in 1869. Today, it is a National Historic Landmark located in the scenic Hudson Valley in New York, about 90 miles from New York City. The resort... more »

Holiday Gift Guide 2019

The holiday shopping season offers an ideal opportunity for retailers to highlight products, create experiences and provide solutions for consumers. Retailers also provide shoppers inspiration (and yes —spontaneous purchase options) for the ideal gift. These... more »

Greenleaf Cares Initiative

Greenleaf began in 1975 and was founded by husband and wife team Bob and Sylvia Caldwell. The duo entered the home fragrance profession over 40 years ago and still remain true to its mission, which... more »

Friendship Heart Gallery Collection

Primitives by Kathy, located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is a home and gift company founded by Kathy Phillips. Her successful journey started with one product and today offers over 8,000. Along the way, she cultivated a... more »
Gum Tree merchandise display

Shop Southern California

Beautiful palm trees, low humidity, Pacific Ocean, and statuesque mountains — these physical attributes draw people to southern California (SoCal). Smaller retail establishments, up and down the coast, are ideal places for shoppers to soak... more »
Found Cottage merchandise display

Labor of Love

A love for home décor, vintage, antiques and clothing was what drove the three owners of The Found Cottage to open their own store in 2016. "We kind of dove right in and have been... more »

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