museums&MORE Fall 2012

A Fair Deal

Is 'fair trade' important for your store? The term fair trade" is thrown around a lot in retail circles, but what does it really mean and why should retailers care? Museums & More talked to a retaile... more

Artist Spotlight: Little Critterz

Artist Patrick Korch makes a big impact with a small piece of art Sometimes a little thing can make a big impact, and that was certainly the case with Patrick Korch, a professional fine artist and th... more

Eagles Mere Museum Shop

Discover and collect a piece of history The Eagles Mere Museum Shop in Eagles Mere, Pa., may face a lot of challenges — from a small retail space to the seasonality of visitors — but that doesn't ... more

Editor’s Letter: The Profit Puzzle

As someone who loves words, I enjoy doing the occasional crossword puzzle. Sometimes one word after another is filled in with relative ease and the whole thing is completed, leaving me feeling like so... more

Empowering Employees

Creating leaders to gain sales The dynamics of employees are very interesting, to say the least. Since most stores have a variety of ages, personalities, sexes and experience among their employees, ... more

Garner State Park Gift Shop

This store offers customers a lot to like"Garner State Park in Concan, Texas, isn't just the most visited overnight park in Texas. Its Facebook page also has more "likes" then other state park — and... more

The Atlantis Resort & Casino

An upscale shopping experience in paradiseWith its pristine sand, clear sea and blazing sunshine, the aptly named Paradise Island in the Bahamas has long been a top destination for travelers seeking t... more

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Founded in 2018, @kidochicago is home to a curated collection of books that puts protagonists of color, kids with disabilities and other marginalized groups first. Focused on sustainability and inclusivity, the store was designed with accessibility in mind. Read more about Kido in “A Store for Everyone” at the link in our bio. 📸: Ajah Lexi Productions ... See MoreSee Less
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