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April 30, 2013

Growth in spending on Mother's Day will be nearly flat this year as more Americans return to work and have less spare time, according to a new report by market research firm IBISWorld.

December 4, 2012

CVS/pharmacy is ready for the holiday season with an array of new offerings for holiday shoppers, including 1,000 greeting card designs and new personalized smartphone and tablet cases.

November 29, 2012

The greeting card category is shifting. Category giants American Greetings and Hallmark face the threat of competition from e-cards and are challenged by increased segmentation of the card category.

October 9, 2012

Avanti is gearing up for spring 2013 by boosting its portfolio to include a variety of new greeting cards.

February 17, 2012

Experts said that despite competition from electronic cards and rising postal fees, there still is a future for the paper greeting card category.

December 5, 2011

Texting and social media have not killed the traditional greeting card business.

October 24, 2011

The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board is partnering with American Greetings to promote Pharmacy Technician Day on Tuesday, the PTCB said.

July 25, 2011

PNI Digital Media on Monday announced an agreement with Walgreens to provide and operate an online stationery service for the Chicago-based pharmacy.

May 23, 2011


The supplier in the greeting card aisle may not be enough to capture consumer interest. While smaller, niche players make up less than 5% of category sales, according to one manufacturer, those companies can offer a point of differentiation to retailers that larger manufacturers can’t provide.


May 3, 2011

American Greetings is introducing digital slideshow cards for Mother's Day.

April 26, 2011

Hallmark is touting postage-paid greeting cards for Mother's Day.

April 25, 2011

American Greetings’ new Ready Set Blow greeting card line offers all the fun of blowing out the candles and making a wish.


The cards deliver a multisensory experience with the recipient prompted to blow on the card upon opening it. A special sensor is then activated, making the festive scene come to life with LED lights, as well as either a birthday song or sound.


The line of six designs began shipping to all channels of distribution in mid-March and retails for $6.99.

March 29, 2011

American Greetings said it is revolutionizing the tradition of blowing out birthday candles into a multisensory experience.

February 24, 2011

Greeting card enthusiasts that want to know what's new in the card aisles before hitting the stores now can see the latest innovations online, thanks to a new page on American Greetings' website.

December 9, 2010

American Greetings is decking card aisles with its LCD-enhanced cards, preloaded with Christmas images or ready to be customized with favorite photos.

December 7, 2010

BROOKLYN, Ohio — Getting the most from the card category depends not only on the right merchandise, but also on the right merchandising. Outposting and signage can have a big impact on the department.


December 1, 2010

Kodak is introducing a new innovation that provides consumers with ways to give greeting cards a personal touch.

November 22, 2010

Consumers now can add their renditions of popular holiday songs to new cards from American Greetings ...

November 15, 2010

American Greetings is bringing laughs on the go with its latest line....

October 27, 2010

American Greetings is giving a nod to childhood with its new Flipbook cards, which contain...

August 23, 2010

Everyone wants to feel like a rock-star on his or her birthday, and American Greetings...

August 17, 2010

Novo Nordisk's website AskScreenKnow.com features new interactive enhancements, offering additional information and resources on diabetes....

August 9, 2010

Those looking to kick their cards up a notch can look no further than American...

July 18, 2010

Cards are a key area of opportunity in the photo department. Dimitrios Delis, director of...

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