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  • Greeting Card Association Oceans of Opportunities registration opens

    Jun 21, 2019

    Greeting Card Association (GCA) opens registration for Oceans of Opportunity, a workshop and retreat in Naples, Florida. This event is being held from September 18 through September 21, 2019, and offers multiple educational sessions for greeting card industry professionals. Oceans of Opportunity provides attendees educational sessions to… Full Story »
  • OneCoast gives back with Backpacks for Hope initiative

    Jun 21, 2019

    For the third year in a row, OneCoast, a nationwide sales and marketing services company, will be collecting for its annual Backpacks of Hope initiative during the Summer 2019 markets in Dallas, Atlanta, and Las Vegas. This initiative is an opportunity to give back to local… Full Story »
  • National Unplugged Play Day is coming

    Jun 18, 2019

    The second annual National Unplugged Play Day, sponsored by the Wikki StixCompany, will be held on September 28th, 2019. National Unplugged Day encourages kids to unplug it! Turn it off! Take a Break! Be a Kid! National Unplugged Play Day, in its inaugural year, enjoyed the… Full Story »
  • May’s retail sales show consumer resilience

    Jun 18, 2019

    May’s retail sales show consumer resilience and confidence in the economy. Retail sales rose 0.5 percent in May seasonally adjusted from April and up 3.2 percent unadjusted year-over-year, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF). The numbers exclude automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants. “Today’s retail numbers, and… Full Story »
  • Retail theft and cybersecurity concerns rise

    Jun 14, 2019

    Theft, fraud and losses from other retail “shrink” totaled $50.6 billion in 2018, up from $46.8 billion the year before as industry security executives said there is a growing overlap between loss prevention and cybersecurity efforts, according to the annual National Retail Security Survey released by the National… Full Story »
  • AmericasMart Atlanta shares July show’s programming

    Jun 14, 2019

    AmericasMart Atlanta: The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market offers nearly 30 events and seminars, gourmet demonstrations, lounges and celebrations this July. Attendees will connect with tastemakers, trendsetters and leaders from the design, entertaining, retail, business and publishing realms in programming throughout the event.… Full Story »
  • Paperworld trends for back-to-school 2019-2020

    Jun 14, 2019

    Paperworld trends are a highlight at the international stationery, office supplies, and writing materials trade fair, where the latest trendy colors and designs on the basis of selected exhibitor products are on display. The trend worlds inspire manufacturers and dealers alike. Designer Claudia Herke from the… Full Story »
  • Backpacks USA wants affordable supplies available for all

    Jun 13, 2019

    Backpacks USA is a wholesale company that provides school supplies to educational institutions at an affordable cost. They are one of the top national suppliers for many community organizations and back-to-school drives. Backpacks USA believes education should be accessible to all, and an important part of that… Full Story »
  • ASTRA updates board of directors

    Jun 10, 2019

    Members of the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) elected two specialty toy industry leaders to its Executive Committee and four to its Board of Directors at ASTRA’s Marketplace & Academy today in Pittsburgh, PA.  The new representatives are: Chair-elect Amy Saldanha, CMR, CPE, Kiddywampus, Hopkins,… Full Story »
  • ASTRA announces Best Toys for Kids award winners

    Jun 10, 2019

    The American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) unveiled its 2019 Best Toys for Kids award winners.  The list includes seventeen winning toys in seventeen categories. “ASTRA’s Best Toys for Kids award program is different from other top toy lists because it reflects the collective expertise… Full Story »

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