New Creations Shop Opens This Summer at EPCOT and Club Cool Returns!
The Creations Shop will be unveiled as the new flagship merchandise location in EPCOT this summer. The new store will replace MouseGear and will feature a bold, sleek design to showcase the variety of items you can find.
Disney describes the new location as a an "open, bright, welcoming environment with huge glass walls that allow sunlight to pour in and make you feel like you’re in touch with nature even while indoors. We are using color, materials and light in new ways with some unique EPCOT touches that connect back to this park’s storied past while looking to the future."
The new artist concept rendering reveals a large mural of Mickey Mouse along one of the shop’s walls. Mickey will be seen throughout the store, including murals showing a new contemporary icon that Mickey has become for generations.
In more important news - Club Cool Hosted by Coca-Cola is returning!! Club Cool will be adjacent to the new flagship store and will "celebrate Coca-Cola in a fresh new way, while keeping the fan-favorite experience that invites you to explore tasty drinks from around the world."
These new locations will be a part of the reimagining of EPCOT including the new "neighborhood" at the entrance and center of the park, called World Celebration. The reimagining also includes the recently unveiled fountain at the main entrance, new flags, lighting and music.
News Source: Disney Parks Blog