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Sale… Sales

Can you pass up 90% discounted merchandise? No, I can’t either, as long as I can visualize how to sell it tomorrow. That’s exactly what I’ve been finding the last couple of days as I’ve shopped at some of the … Continue reading

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Why Not Pink?

Mother’s Day…  Delightful arrangement of pink products to capture the special day

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Wedding Designs

  Wedding design by Najie Culley of  Gifts N Baskets

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Visions of Sugarplums

“Visions of Sugarplums” designed by Linda James, NC First step in holiday gift basket preparation? Gather all the odds and ends of late fall inventory and brainstorm for ways to move them as you roll out the yuletide gift line. … Continue reading

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Corporate Buyers

Sophisticated corporate managers are experts in their field and expect you to be the expert at gifts. Because these clients are experienced dealmakers, they also can easily get out of a deal. When you’ve secured a large order, provide a … Continue reading

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Selling in Uncertain Times

Watching the local news and the national news creates an air of uncertainty to business owners.  Here are some tips to work toward your goals during crisis periods and breeze through periods of doubt with your customers and your employees. … Continue reading

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Darling Baby

According to the Consumer Expenditure Survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, parents in the 25 – 34-year-old age group spent $5.2 billion on infant equipment, furniture and apparel. The 35 – 44 age group spent $3.4 billion. The two … Continue reading

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Glass Baskets

Mugs, jars, boxes, and totes offer flexibility with component choices, labor savings, and good value.  While decorative glass containers are not necessarily inexpensive in the short term, a refillable container for the desk is a good solution for corporations that … Continue reading

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Fruit Basket Turnover

By Debra Paulk          Eating a cookie makes me feel like I’m grinning inside. The glee that bubbles up from the sugar rush cannot be matched by any other food. Good chocolate gives off a rosy warmth; … Continue reading

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Big Thanks

Corporations often choose bundled gifts instead of gift baskets for staff appreciation. Omitting the basket reduces costs, both in supplies and labor. Instead of individual gifts, some corporations choose to send one large gift for the entire office that can … Continue reading

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