Philosophy

Shopping in a museum or park store should be a meaningful and exciting experience.

Stores that respond to visitor interests, relate to the exhibit content, and provide excellent customer service meet both visitor expectations and generate earned income.

MarketPlace Associates provides our clients with the following services:

  • Store Performance Evaluation
  • Retail Feasibility Studies and Business Plans
  • Store Design
  • Merchandise Research
  • Product Development
  • Management Support
  • Recruitment

MarketPlace Associates’ clients have included:

  • Art Museums
  • History Museums
  • Historical Sites and Houses
  • Science Museums and Aquariums
  • Children's Museums
  • Libraries
  • National Parks