These are hard to find specialty cards not typically found at your neighborhood card store so it is no surprise their online sales are soaring.
San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2011
With Christmas greeting card sales in full swing niche greeting card e-tailer Greeting Card Universe reports that 25% of all of their winter non-photo holiday card sales this season is Change of address / We’ve moved Christmas cards. That is an 18% growth over sales of the same collection of New Address Christmas cards last holiday season.
Clearly killing two birds with one stone is a good idea particularly during the busy holiday season, a time when shoppers try to get things done in the most efficient manner possible. These “new nesters” are flocking online to find unique cards to send holiday greetings and share the news of a new address in one fell swoop. Finding over 325 different Change of Address / We’ve Moved Christmas card designs to choose from at GreetingCardUniverse.com, including do-it-yourself holiday photo card designs, shoppers are finding exactly what they want.
According to Mindy Rosso, Community Manager at Greeting Card Universe, “These are hard to find specialty cards not typically found at your neighborhood card store so it is no surprise their online sales are soaring.” Continues Mindy, “We carry similar dual purpose cards like We’re Expecting Christmas cards and New Baby Announcement Christmas cards. Both have proven to be popular sellers as well.”
Greeting Card Universe, the world’s largest card store, has even more not so traditional holiday greeting cards like 1st Christmas for newlyweds, holiday birthdays like Birthday on Christmas, Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s day, Festivus and boasts greeting cards for unexpected relationships across the board like Ex-Wife, Estranged Father, Foster Son, Birth Mom, Step Cousin, Like a Grandfather to Me, Both my Dads, as well as cards to share in remembrance of a loved one that has passed and for deployed Military service personnel.
“There honestly is something for everyone even for your dentist, personal trainer, pet sitter, mail carrier, bus driver, secret pal, farrier and many more relations outside of the typical family circle,” shares Mindy. “Greeting Card Universe has greeting cards for just about every occasion, holiday and relationship you can imagine thus our tag line, Any Card Imaginable. If a shopper doesn’t find exactly what they are looking for from our 524,000 cards, our worldwide community of 4,800 artists can create new custom designs on request within hours and at no additional charge,” states Mindy. “That’s something that other greeting card e-tailers do not offer.”
About Greeting Card Universe
Greeting Card Universe (http://www.greetingcarduniverse.com) is a division of BigDates Solutions, a private company that provides consumers with unique, personalized services for any holiday or occasion. Greeting Card Universe is the world’s largest paper greeting card store, offering an unlimited selection of customizable greeting cards, invitations, and note cards. BigDates Solutions is the leading provider of Online Reminder Service Solutions, powering gift-reminder services, including 1800Flowers.com and FTD.com. The company is also in partnership with American Greetings for Birthday Calendar, a Facebook application with over 44 million installs.