The Indiana University Center for Innovative Merchandising builds strategic partnerships between the School of Art and Design and the retail merchandising industry. Our partners are leading edge merchants and industry innovators, excited to engage faculty, students, and each other in the opportunities and challenges of a dynamic global industry. These individuals work with us to create programs that empower future retail industry leaders and innovators, equipped with experiences that challenge students to think analytically and act creatively.
Center for Innovative Merchandising
Center for Innovative Merchandising Leadership
Mary Embry - Director
Apparel Merchandising Advisory Council
National Advisory Council members have extensive experience in the retail industry, and they generously share this expertise with students and faculty in Indiana University's Merchandising area.