Greetings Today magazine, giving you the bigger picture

March 2011

UKG ousts Hallmark at Asda

24th March 2011

UK Greetings has been appointed by Asda to manage its supply chain and merchandising service for greetings cards.  Read more

Sales plunge at Clinton Cards

24th March 2011

Half year profits have plunged 70 per cent at Clinton Cards amidst warnings that sales call fall further. Read more

Hallmark begins talks with workers over restructuring

22nd March 2011

Hallmark Cards UK, today announced a new programme of strategic business realignment Read more

UKG acquires Watermark Publishing

4th March 2011

UK Greetings Ltd has announced the acquisition of Corby-based Watermark Publishing Ltd. Read more

Clintons set for Birthdays Ireland liquidation

1st March 2011

According to reports, Clinton Cards is set to place its Birthdays Ireland chain into liquidation. Read more

Spring Fair attendance hits 5 year high

16th February 2011

Spring Fair organiser, Emap Connect, says that the 2011 show attracted its highest attendance for five years as 74,000* retailers from around the UK and overseas flocked to the NEC for the country’s premier trade exhibition. Read more

Purple Ronnie shares the love for Valentine's

9th February 2011

The Purple Ronnie brand has entered the world of social networking with an innovative Facebook application called Purple Ronnie’s Express Yourself. Read more

Gold standard at Spring Fair

9th February 2011

Spring Fair International 2011 entered into the Olympic spirit with appearances from gold-winning athletes. Read more

WH Smith snaps up 22 BBS stores

9th February 2011

WH Smith has bought 22 stores from the administrator of British Bookshops and Stationers in a £1m deal. Read more

Top Drawer reports visitor increase

1st February 2011

Design-led trade show, Top Drawer, has reported a 7 per cent boost in visitors for January 2011.  Read more

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