Marshall Retail Group (MRG) is America’s largest specialty retailer in the airport, casino, and resort marketplace. For 65 years, MRG has provided clients with a collection of attractive, successful brands in more than 200 standalone stores across the United States, with over half operating inside 20 airports nationwide. MRG prides itself on ‘creating unique experiences’ for customers by developing distinctive retail store concepts that feature and highlight the local culture, community and lifestyle of the cities in which they are located. MRG, along with the largest electronics-based retailer in the nation, InMotion, are now wholly owned subsidiaries of WH Smith, the leading global retailer in news, books and convenience for the world’s traveling customer.

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Marshall Retail Group Opens Lick At Tropicana Atlantic City

ATLANTIC CITY (December 20, 2012) – Marshall Retail Group (MRG) announces the opening of its original candy shop trademark, ‘LICK’ inside the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City. Building upon the success of two LICK locations on the Las Vegas Strip, MRG is thrilled to introduce the delightful brand to another thriving resort and casino tourist destination.

The aptly named ‘LICK’ poses a fun twist to the old-fashioned, corner store sweet shop by providing customers with a unique interactive experience. LICK customers are encouraged to taste different types of candy and pose for playful snapshots with their colorful, transformed tongues in the shop’s photobooth.

In addition to posing for fun photos to take back home, the shop’s full line of candy is sure to put a smile on any patron’s face. LICK carries an assortment of sweets in all shapes and sizes including custom lollipops and other hard candies, old school favorites, and bulk options. For those shoppers struggling to choose just a few sweets, they can fill bags with a variety of candies from the shops many candy dispensers.

Marshall Retail Group opened the first LICK in December 2010 at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place and a second location in May 2011 at the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino, both on the Las Vegas Strip.

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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 Newark and Atlantic City, New Jersey.