museums&MORE Spring 2011

A Retail Riddle

The answer's in the cardsHere's a retail riddle for you.What's a simple, yet useful indulgence that doesn't take up space, have to be dusted or require maintenance? It can be smaller or slightly large... more

Artist Spotlight: Sergio Lub

The Art of CopperArtist remains mindful of timeless traditions, creates modern-day alchemyWhile some may be drawn to silver and gold, Sergio Lub had other ideas for his jewelry designs when he began h... more

Artistic Endeavor

The new Dali Museum is one-of-a-kind, like the artist himselfWhen Museums & More featured The Salvador Dali Museum Store in the summer of 2008, Dianne Birmingham, museum sales and merchandise director... more

Been There, Done That

Embracing Change in Your Merchandising StrategiesBy Nicole Leinbach Reyhle Special to Museums & MoreTime. You have that, right?Okay, so maybe time isn't on your side. But luckily, changes that can hel... more

Editor’s Letter: Shopping Psychology

We've all heard of "retail therapy," shopping done for the primary purpose of improving a mood or disposition. Research also has shown that museums can be restorative environments - places where peop... more

Gifts of the Wild

A Michigan zoo makes the most of the seasonsIf you've ever been to Michigan in the winter, you know it might not be the best time to explore an outdoor zoo. Keeping that in mind, Theresa Danneffel, gi... more

Slapshot Sales

The Spirit of Hockey store offers Hall of Fame service to all who come inWhile it certainly helps, you don't have to be a hockey fan to appreciate The Spirit of Hockey store in the Hockey Hall of Fame... more

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