All Greeting cards and stationery articles – Page 11

  • Clintons Valentines campaign
    News

    Clintons 'sings it with love' for Valentine's Day

    2012-02-03T14:34:00Z

    Clintons is organising choirs to sing songs to competition winners’ loved ones as part of its personalised Valentine’s Day campaign.

  • Michael Poynor
    Opinion

    Vertical expansion increases margins

    2012-01-23T07:00:00Z

    Michael Poynor is managing director of Retail Expertise where he consults with retailers on operational, strategic and financial projects.

  • Hallmark
    News

    Hallmark plays international card

    2012-01-16T07:00:00Z

    Greetings card retailer Hallmark has laid out plans for international expansion as it launches a business review under new chief executive Steve Wright.

  • 2012
    Analysis

    Retail resolutions for 2012

    2012-01-06T00:00:00Z

    Retailers reveal the business resolutions that they will be sticking to during the good and bad of 2012. By Gemma Goldfingle and Alex Lawson.

  • Scribbler launches personalisation site
    Opinion

    Scribbler launches personalisation

    2012-01-05T14:51:00Z

    In the online greetings card market, Moonpig.com has been leading the pack for nearly 10 years, having introduced personalisation very early on.

  • Clintons_Westfield_Stratford
    News

    Clintons Christmas like-for-likes edge up

    2012-01-05T09:06:00Z

    Greetings card retailer Clinton Cards like-for-likes edged up 0.4% in the five weeks to January 1 as a “renewed focus on the right customer offer and improved service” paid off.

  • Shoppers in London’s West End during last weekend’s traffic-free promotion
    News

    Retail gets ready for make or break Christmas week

    2011-12-16T00:00:00Z

    Retailers bank on promotions to drive people into shops in the final few days.

  • Clintons_Westfield_Stratford
    News

    Clintons FD Paul Salador quits

    2011-12-14T14:11:00Z

    Clinton Cards group finance director Paul Salador has stepped down after 15 years at the business.

  • Park Group Christmas hamper
    News

    Park Group upbeat despite loss

    2011-12-07T08:47:00Z

    The Christmas hamper, voucher and gift seller Park Group has remained upbeat despite reporting a widening pre-tax loss.

  • Nicola Harrison
    Opinion

    Reviving Clintons

    December 2 2011

    At the global property conference Mapic two weeks ago, one of the main questions on the lips of landlords and agents was ‘what will Clintons do with its 800-strong store estate?’

  • Clintons like-for-likes slip 2.4%
    News

    Clintons like-for-likes slip 2.4%

    2011-11-28T15:11:00Z

    Greetings card retailer Clintons group like-for-likes fell 2.4% in the 16 weeks to November 20.

  • Harvey Nichols’ windows focus on creativity rather than kitsch
    Photo gallery

    Christmas future

    2011-11-14T07:00:00Z

    Break out and hang up the decorations, Christmas windows are once more upon us. But is it a case of same old, same old, or are retailers offering something new? John Ryan reports.

  • Hallmark unveiled its new flagship store in Leeds
    News

    New flagship store for Hallmark

    2011-11-03T07:00:00Z

    Greetings card retailer Hallmark unveiled its new flagship store in Leeds last week, showcasing its “less formal” brand positioning.

  • Portfolio review is part of turnaround
    News

    New chief at Clintons reveals recovery plan

    2011-11-03T07:00:00Z

    Greetings card retailer Clintons is leading a four-pronged strategy to turn the struggling business around, including a property review that could include closing underperforming stores.

  • Darcy Willson-Rymer
    Analysis

    Profile: Darcy Willson-Rymer

    2011-10-27T11:41:00Z

    The former Starbucks man is no stranger to turnarounds, but does he have what it takes to give the flagging Clinton Cards a shot in the arm, Tiffany Holland reports.

  • Nicola Harrison
    Opinion

    WHSmith pushes the envelope

    October 21 2011

    WHSmith has never been the most exciting of retailers. In the last few years its City updates have followed the same reassuring yet predictable path – rising profits as further cost savings are found, and falling sales, particularly in its high street arm.

  • Darcy Willson-Rymer poses alongside The Hoff and his bevy of Baywatch babes
    News

    The Hoff attends Clintons Celebrity Fastcard launch

    2011-10-20T16:00:00Z

    Former Baywatch star David Hasselhoff proved he would literally turn up to the opening of an envelope on Tuesday night when he attended the launch of Celebrity Fastcard, which is set to launch in Clintons next week.

  • Nostalgia is the key in Superdry window displays
    Photo gallery

    Is Westfield London standing the test of time?

    2011-10-17T07:00:00Z

    Westfield London is approaching its third anniversary, but is the more mature sister of the Stratford mall standing the test of time? John Ryan reports on how brands have helped maintain its appeal.

  • Clintons
    News

    Clintons delays results announcement

    2011-09-29T09:06:00Z

    Troubled greetings cards retailer Clintons has delayed the reporting of its prelims by two weeks.

  • John Ryan
    Opinion

    Creating better stores

    2011-09-05T10:42:00Z

    Clinton Cards is changing its management and stores, but there is much to be done.