A.C. Moore

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A.C. Moore
Industry Retail
Founded 1985
Headquarters Berlin, New Jersey, U.S.
Products Arts & Crafts, Scrapbooking, Home Decor
Parent Sbar's (2011–present)
Website www.acmoore.com

A.C. Moore is an American arts and crafts retail chain with 141 locations in the eastern United States, with its corporate headquarters located in Berlin, New Jersey.[1] AC Moore sells a variety of arts and crafts products, including scrapbooking, beading, knitting, rubber stamping, home decor items, floral items, Kid's Crafts, paints, framing, greenery and seasonal items.

A.C. Moore was founded as a single arts and crafts store by Jack Parker in 1985 in Moorestown, New Jersey. The store went public in 1997. In October 2007, A.C. Moore opened its online store www.acmoore.com. Since the launch of the online store, as of September 2012, A.C Moore has grown to 141 stores, which are located along the U.S. east coast from Maine to Florida. Since 2011, A.C. Moore has been owned by Sbar's.[2]


  1. ^ Panaritis, Maria (2008-06-10). "A.C. Moore crafting a turnaround". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 2009-05-22. 
  2. ^ A.C. Moore agrees to be owned for $40.8M Archived May 22, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.

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