Greetings Today magazine, giving you the bigger picture

April 2014 edition, CLICK HERE to view


07 Leader
Getting down with the social media kids.

08 News
Hallmark end UK manufacturing, The Brolly Group take small publishers under their wing, and Dame Judi likes a laugh.

10 Licensing News
Puzzle is sew good and being inept isn’t bad.

11 Exhibition News
PG Live to see launches, Talking Shop at Pulse and Harrogate buying festival

12 Supplier News
New machine for UK Envelope Centre.

13 People News
Sisters are in the Pink and Sharon talks mums.

14 Meet The Newbies
Windles-sponsored focus on industry newcomers and print processes.

18 Frankly Speaking
Sarah Porter on moving into products.

20 John Ryan
How to jazz up the retail experience

21 On Board
NEW! Fenner’s Justin Hobson on paper.

47 Talk Of The Town
Retailers reveal life behind the counter.

50 Artists’ Quarter
Jo Corner and Eric Hayman.

50 It’s All About Sales
Every day is different - and surprises are good, says agent Alina Powell.

52 Your Shout
New store owner Paul Jarman talks about his first Spring Fair experience.

54 Gifts Spotlight & Spotlight
A selection of this month’s latest releases.


20 Company Profile
With 500 designs of their own. Riverside Cards are more than just consignment.

22 Retail Solution
Abacus have the Blueprint to help.

24 Cover Story
Beautiful Boofle takes the lead.

26 Cute Cards
Giving greetings the aah factor is an art.

32 Retro, Vintage & Nostalgia
Looking back is a good way forward.

36 Company Profile
With new products on offer, it’s not all rudery at Brainbox Candy.

37 Gift wrap, Bags, Accessories & Stationery
Presentation is all important - as are the add-on items to tempt shoppers.

44 Regional Focus
GT hits the North-West this month.

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