It is believed that the AC in A.C. Moore stands for Arts and Crafts. A.C. Moore is a retailer that specializes in selling merchandise that can be used in arts and crafts as well as floral merchandise. The company uses the stock symbol ACMR.
As of February 2015, there are over 140 A.C. Moore stores. The first was opened in 1985 in Morrestown, NJ, and the company's corporate headquarters remain in Berlin, NJ. The majority of the company's stores are throughout the eastern United States; however, customers throughout the world can shop via the company's official website. A.C. Moore states that approximately 40,000 different items can be found at any one of its stores.