Mid-Summer Sales and Operations Update As we move into the peak summer season, we continue to see strong visitation in many parks where EN stores are open, especially rural, seashore, hiking, and outdoor destinations. The increased visitation is directly impacting sales across the organization. Read more… Summer Passport Update Summer is underway and visitors are..
New Ways to Celebrate Passport 35 Let’s get this party started! Since 1986, the Passport To Your National Parks® program has helped millions of visitors discover America’s treasures, while helping to protect them for future generations. Now visitors can celebrate 35 years of Passport with two limited-edition collectibles from America’s National Parks™. Read more on..
Winter 2021 Sales and Operations Update Eastern National kicked off Fiscal Year 2021 on November 1. At the beginning of the new year, we had 90 park stores open to the public, which represents about 30% of all Eastern National-operated stores. Though not unexpected, we have experienced additional business interruptions during the first two months..
Winter 2020 Sales Update Eastern National’s fiscal year 2020, which ended on October 31, was the most challenging year in the organization’s history. As a nonprofit that relies nearly 100% on earned revenue, COVID-19 has had a tremendous impact on the organization. In March, we closed our stores to ensure the health and safety of..
Eastern National Is Bringing The Parks To You – Here’s How We’re Extending The Experience Read more on americasnationalparks.org. Eastern National’s Operational Status: Crisis Phase Since March, Eastern National has been operating in what we define as a crisis phase. For a non–profit organization that relies primarily on earned income from the sale of educational..
19th Amendment Centennial Collection Complements “Women Making History” Read more on americasnationalparks.org. EN’s 2019 Annual Partner and Employee Award Winners Announced Eastern National’s annual awards highlight excellence in performance and partnership. The awards program was designed to acknowledge outstanding individual achievements and contributions that have had a positive impact on an Eastern National..
In Memoriam: Dave Wagner Eastern National is sad to say goodbye to EN Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager David Wagner, who passed away suddenly on January 27, 2020. Dave was a beloved member of our EN family for more than two decades. Read more… Parks & Pages Book Club Kicks Off at Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National..
New Book by Antietam Battlefield Guides Join Park Store Best Sellers Read more on americasnationalparks.org. Brand Phase 2: What’s Ahead for America’s National Parks™, Eastern National Stores in 2020 In 2019, Eastern National debuted America’s National Parks™ as the public-facing brand for our stores in National Park Service locations. The new brand was implemented at..
US Army Corps of Engineers Obtains New Historical Artifact for Illinois Waterway Visitor Center With Eastern National’s assistance, our US Army Corps of Engineers partner at Illinois Waterway was recently able to make the most of a unique opportunity. From an auction for a local business that was closing, rangers Gary Shea and Robert Petruney..
Eastern National Partners with Erply Eastern National is pleased to announce its new partnership with Erply as our next retail Point-of-Sale (POS) software provider. A major objective of Eastern National’s strategic plan is to replace our POS system and choosing Erply represents a big step forward in reaching this goal. Read more… 2020 Passport..