Marshall Retail Group (MRG) is America’s largest, independent specialty retailer in the airport and resort marketplace. For 65 years, MRG has provided clients with a portfolio of attractive, successful brands that turn pedestrians into window shoppers, window shoppers into buyers, and buyers into loyal, repeat customers. The premiere retail development company currently operates more than 170 locations across the United States, with 70 of those operating inside airports. Stemming from iconic retail pioneers, Art Marshall and Herb Rousso, MRG has grown into a wide variety of markets by  “Creating Unique Experiences” with the traveling consumer in mind. MRG awarded “Best Brand Retailer” and “Best Customer Service in Retail” in the 2019 Airport Experience Awards®, and winner of USA Today’s “10 Best” awards in 2019 for “Best Airport Shop for Local Merchandise.”


MRG Opens Two Stores at Vancouver International Airport

LAS VEGAS, NV (March 1, 2016) – Marshall Retail Group (MRG) opens Travelab and Vancouver Marketplace at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). Along with Flight Stop, Marshall Rousso and LICK, MRG now owns and operates five stores at YVR.

Located on level three of the international terminal, Vancouver Marketplace features a carefully, curated selection of uniquely Canadian food, gifts and souvenirs. Visitors discover a rich spread of regional treats including salmon, maple syrup, bear chocolate, moose pops and more. Providing a venue that highlights products made by local brands, the store also offers themed apparel, mugs, keychains and accessories.

Travelab, found inside the domestic terminal, is a new retail store concept that offers a combination of travel comfort, convenience and tech at moderate prices. It is the perfect stop before and after flights, where travelers can find a full selection of pillows, blankets, luggage carts and travel-savvy goods. Gadgets include Bluetooth headphones, wireless electronics, mobile phone chargers, usb cords and accessories. The store also features a test station comprised of airplane seats for visitors to try out the products.

Vancouver International Airport is the second busiest airport in Canada, serving more than 20 million passengers annually. YVR is a world-class airport, connecting passengers to over 118 non-stop destinations.


Marshall Retail Group is America’s largest independent, specialty retailer in the casino-resort and airport marketplace. For over 60 years, MRG has been providing its clients with a portfolio of attractive and memorable brands that are well-positioned to cater to hotel guests, visitors and local residents. The company operates more than 160 stores, in major casino-resort hotels and airports across the United States and Canada.