Named after the well-known Parable of the Starfish, where a young child teaches a man the importance of making a difference to just one starfish, the Starfish Award is an opportunity to share with the beach, coastal and nautical retail community the charitable efforts being made by the industry as a way inspire and encourage others.

One special Starfish Award recipient’s story will be featured in each issue of Seaside Retailer and on

Is your store making a difference in some way? We want to hear from you. Click the link below to submit a nomination.


Impulse Souvenirs is the one stop "original art" souvenir source. We are experts at developing one-of-a-kind custom products that convey your unique attraction.

Capturing memories with souvenirs that sell, we offer exclusive patches, distinctive magnets, die-cut stickers, collectible lapel pins and a whole array of other quality one-of-a-kind items for your destination.

We’ll listen to your needs, get to know your unique differentiation, and create unique cross-merchandising displays to speed product turnover and profits. We keep you stocked with seasonal items in advance of the crowds, and up-to-date with advice and insights on current trends and seasonal prep.

Visit us today at or call 253-428-0096.