How Can we Help You?

During this very challenging time for everyone, Shop! Environments Association wants you to know we are here to help. We want to hear from you, how you are doing, what your pain points are, and what information we can provide to help you stay informed and connected.

Communication and trust is critical in a time of uncertainty. As always, our staff is focused on gathering and disseminating information designed to help you and your businesses. Our editorial staff is prioritizing information that can resolve business challenges in the current climate. Here are two recent posts related to the COVID-19 outbreak on the Retail Environments Online site (

• NRF: Stopping Pandemic the First Step to Rebound

• Strategies for Lenders with Retail Portfolio Exposure

• Survey: Impact of Coronavirus on Retailers

• Amid Pandemic U.S. Consumer Sentiment Shifting

Shop! Members can access additional articles and resources on the member-only forum, Member Connect. Here are a few:

• Report: 10 Ways to Prepare Your Small Business During a Pandemic

• White paper: Global Pandemic’s Impact on 5G Markets

• 3 Class-Action Lawsuits Types to Expect as a Result of COVID-19

• Research: COVID-19’s Impact on AR and VR

If you have something to share that you think might benefit your colleagues or the industry, please post in the Shop! private member forum, Member Connect.

Keep an eye out for our weekly newsletters, Design@Retail News, and Marketing@Retail News, to stay current on retail news, insights, and trends, as well as reports and projects.

As always, we are here to help you market your business. If you are looking for a way to keep your brand awareness high, please submit news and stories about projects, products, or services to, and we will post your news at Retail Environments Online.

We encourage everyone to pull together and share resources that you find helpful to your businesses and your employees. We have a strong network of experts in our membership, a deep well of knowledge in our resources, and a customer base that needs us to work together to keep the industry strong.

Paul Hagar, Executive Director