Retailer Profiles

Green in Winter Park

Believing in the values of a green lifestyle, Linda and Allan Semmler wanted to open a store that would be the go-to place for eco-friendly and unique products. In January 2009, the husband-wife team started... more »

Best Sellers in New Orleans, Louisiana

After the devastation of Hurricane Katrina six years ago, New Orleans is well on its way to recovery. Here's a look at what's selling in the Crescent City.Affectionately called the Crescent City for its proximity... more »

Vacation Destinations

Resort gift shops offer more than just sweatshirts and sunscreen — when done well, these stores become an integral part of the trip, providing customers with lasting mementos to capture their memories.Picking up a souvenir... more »

Best Sellers in Portland, Oregon

Here's a look at gift retail in Portland, Oregon.Eco-friendly and eclectic, Portland is a unique mix of urban-chic and the rugged outdoors. Discover what's selling in the equally diverse gift shops of Portland, Oregon.Nestled between... more »

Hospital Gift Shops: The Right Retail Prescription

The heartbeat of any health care facility, hospital gift shops benefit from a captive clientele, but they also have the tough task of merchandising to repeat customers, replenishing quick-turnover stock, and operating on a largely... more »

Celebrating Stationery

Stationery's Sizzling Trends Think digital communications have made a dent in stationery? Think again! Today's consumers continue to lean on fine stationery to convey their message with etiquette and a good dose of élan. Greeting... more »

Local Goods: Arcata’s Star Attraction

Local goods attract local shoppers. Find out how gift shops in 
Arcata, CA, are thriving by driving home the impact of buying local. Arcata is a small seaside town located in Northern California, 280 miles... more »

Best Sellers in Park City, Utah

World-class athletics and year-round family adventure are the hallmarks of what this mountain resort has to offer. Find out what's selling in Park City, Utah.Once among the richest mining towns in the country, verdant and... more »

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Upcoming Trade Shows

November 30, 2017 - December 3, 2017

TransWorld’s Holiday Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories Show

Schaumburg, IL
December 2, 2017 - December 4, 2017

Charlotte Gift & Jewelry Show

Charlotte, NC
December 3, 2017 - December 6, 2017

Grand Strand Gift & Resort Merchandise Show

Myrtle Beach, SC
December 3, 2017 - December 6, 2017

Showtime ITMA Market

High Point, NC
December 15, 2017 - December 17, 2017

Baton Rouge Jewelry and Merchandise Show

Baton Rouge, LA
75 Applewood Drive, Suite A
PO Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345
616.887.9008
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