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.”


Marshall Retail Group Opens Original Men’s Boutique AKA at Tropicana in Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY (June 22, 2013) – Marshall Retail Group (MRG) announces the opening of a new Men’s fashion boutique, ‘AKA,’ inside the Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City.  Catering to the tastes of the Atlantic City male, AKA shoppers can find the perfect ensemble for any occasion, from a day out on the famed boardwalk to a nightclub crawl.

AKA displays the slickest trends from today’s hottest designers including Rock Revival, Roar, and Affliction.  The trendiest denim labels like True Religion, 7 For All Mankind and Silver Jeans are an AKA staple.  Alongside current favorites, fashions by classic names like Hugo Boss and Tommy Bahama are also on.  And for relaxed everyday living, shoppers can proudly support their favorite teams with the shop’s large selection of football, baseball and hockey team apparel.

To complete a head-to-toe sophisticated style, AKA sells shoes by Cole Haan and Tsubo, ties by Michael Kors and belts and wallets by Fossil.  AKA also carries a selection of personal care products for the perfectly groomed man. Jack Black Cosmetics, the Decent Man’s Grooming Tools and colognes by designers like Versace, Burberry and Giorgio Armani sold inside AKA will keep men looking and smelling irresistible.

A seasoned player in the development of original retail concepts, MRG adds AKA to its growing list of fashion boutiques the group has launched for the casino-resort industry, including Misura, Marshall Rousso, Carina and Paradiso.


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Marshall Retail Group is America’s largest independent specialty retailer in the casino-resort marketplace. For over fifty years, MRG has been providing resorts and casinos with a portfolio of profitable stores catering to hotel guests, visitors and local residents. The company operates more than 100 stores in major casino-hotels in Las Vegas and Laughlin, Nevada; Tunica, Mississippi; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; the Poconos of Pennsylvania; and Atlantic City, New Jersey.