museums&MORE Summer 2017

Changing their spots

Friends of the Topeka Zoo gets creative to give Leopard Spot gift shop a much-needed renovation

Dressed to a Tee

We check in with several customizable distributors to find out what's trending in name-dropped shirts and hats, as well as for pets

Las Vegas Market Sneak Peek

Las Vegas Market runs July 30 through Aug. 3, and we want to make sure you're prepared — add these companies to your walking list to check out their newest and best-selling offerings. See you in... more

Make it Personal

The possibilities are endless when it comes to personalization

Making the first move in promoting conservation

A true connection to animals is selling animal enrichment items that visitors can buy and donate back to the animals they just saw. That is a powerful experience.

Manager’s Corner with Lisa Shroyer of the Space Needle

When it comes to Seattle-focused retail, Lisa Shroyer is an authority.

Peer Perspective: Jared Bednar, Topeka Zoo

With just two years of buying experience, Jared Bednar is still somewhat of a newbie. Bednar, the Guest Services Manager for Friends of the Topeka Zoo, is proving to be a fast study, however. He’s already led a renovation of the Leopard Spot gift store.

Peer Perspective: Rachael Gorney, IGES

There is nothing Rachael Gorney enjoys more than being able to finally put a face with a name. As a key cog for one of the industry's biggest trade shows (IGES), those opportunities come often.

The Eminence of Cincinnati Children’s

The story of the prestigious hospital where the whippersnappers go

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