greeting cards

Designer Greetings partners with Mary Engelbreit for new line

Designer Greetings formed an alliance with artist Mary Engelbreit, introducing the "Engeldark" line of greeting cards and stationery. Engelbreit is known for her distinctive style that seamlessly blends whimsy and depth. The Engeldark line, in... more »

Stationery lookbook: What’s trending in cards, journals and desk supplies

In a world where digital communication dominates, people still appreciate the warmth and personalization that comes with receiving a handwritten note or a physical card. Greeting cards and stationery provide an easy, convenient way for... more »

Thinking of You Week 2022 focuses on teachers and back to school

Thinking of You Week, sponsored by the non-profit Greeting Card Association (GCA), is Sep. 19-25, 2022 and is the international movement to celebrate the joy of sending and receiving hand-written notes and greeting cards. This... more »

GCA Workshop & Retreat releases details for upcoming event

The GCA Workshop & Retreat, Many Voices, One Community, offers a lineup of speakers and topics, Sep. 22-23, 2022. This year's retreat offers two days packed full of virtual educational content and networking opportunities, as... more »
Paper Epiphanies stationery shop

#coolestcardstoreintheworld

In January 2020, Victoria Venturi, founder and creative director of Paper Epiphanies, was enjoying a great trajectory with her fiery, distinctive letterpress cards and stationery. Her designs were in over 2000 stores across the country,... more »

Voting opens for the best card of the year for the Consumer’s Choice Awards

The Greeting Card Association (GCA), has opened voting for the Consumer's Choice Award. "The Consumer’s Choice Award is unlike any of the rest simply due to the fact that our judges don’t choose who wins... more »
Paper Epiphanies

The Medium is the Message

The ties that bind us all together have perhaps never been more important — hence, stationery has received renewed focus these past few years, especially in the speciality gift shop format. Greeting cards don’t only... more »
Forget-Me-Nots Card from Cardthartic

A Penchant for Words

In 1992, Jodee Stevens created Cardthartic, a greeting card company that is “dedicated to honoring emotions.” Stevens, founder and chief creative, launched the business to fill what she considered a void in the industry. “I... more »

Social Connections


🌻 Specialty Retailers and Independent Garden Centers, unite! 🌻 Get ready for The Garden Center Show on August 6-7, 2024. Connect with fellow professionals, learn from industry leaders in an updated education program, and discover the newest trends and products. Don't miss out on the chance to revitalize your business with local garden center tours! Registration is FREE. Reserve your spot today. 🔗 Register here: LGRMag.com/GCSRegister🌿 Learn more: www.gardencentershow.com/#gcs24 #gardencentershow #networking #RetailStrategies #specialtyretailers #gardencenter #giftshops #retailmanufacturers ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Gift Shop Plus Winter 2024
Get one year of Gift Shop Plus in both print and digital editions for just $16.

Interested in reading the print edition of Gift Shop Plus?

Subscribe Today »

website development by deyo designs