Do you walk into your store every day as if you are a customer and see through their eyes for a moment — are you drawn in? Are you interested in the merchandise? Do you feel welcomed and at ease? Sh... more
From the beauty of the coastline and forests to the quaint shops with local flavor, there's a special mystique to Bar Harbor. Surrounded by Acadia National Park and nestled on the east side of Mt. Des... more
When taking a trip to a state park, one might anticipate a bevy of wildlife, a wealth of foliage and a standard souvenir shop set somewhere among the mix. What one might not anticipate is a giant hipp... more
Although they say laughter is the best medicine, retail therapy can't be that far behind. That's why Kathy Halbert, gift shop team lead at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, has made it her top priorit... more
If you had $10,000 to do whatever you wanted to your store, what renovations would you make and why?" Elayne Thibodeau Northern Illinois Medical Center McHenry, Ill. Currently we have three walls of ... more
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Debra Winkler, owner of Vintage Mercantile, shared a few tips: “Don’t follow the norm…think outside the box...use unconventional items to display and to sell.” She also suggested rotating displays frequently in order to showcase new offerings. #TuesdayTips #DisplayTip ... See MoreSee Less