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Stack and Pack It!

Give Customers What They Want . . . Just Stack and Pack It! Chocolate, coffee, bath salts and lotion . . . you’ve got it all wrapped up this spring! When customers call this season you can be ready for … Continue reading

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Get Smart With Inventory!

When the economy is tight, be kind to yourself and shop for containers and merchandise that can cross over into multiple seasons and occasions. Here, a perky, non-message gift box (Boxco) can be used for Mother’s Day and virtually any … Continue reading

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Who You Are…

and  What You Do Gift basket business owners are more than designers. In addition to crafting the most inspiring sentiments that will be exchanged to deliver an emotional expression, a gift basket business owner is also a manufacturer and retailer. This … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Bunny

Gift Basket Review Online Designer Debra Paulk shows you how to create this irresistible bunny for Spring Designs

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Supplier Guide-Watson Trading Company

Watson Trading Company started business in 1961 and is a leading importer of wicker baskets and packaging supplies in the United States. Located in Hillsdale, Michigan, our 200,000 square foot warehouse allows us room to purchase and stock large volumes … Continue reading

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Just Be Mine

James Hartier of TWISTEDBASKET lives up to his business slogan, “Where Imagination Becomes Reality”. Perfect line, shape, balance, and imaginative use of texture WOW the recipient with eye-popping pleasures. 

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Add Some Profit!

  One of the easiest ways to add additional profit to your daily sales is stocking a supply  of balloons to attach to your orders. carries a full line of mylar balloons with just the right word for any season … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Calm Yourself During the Holidays

Sometimes peace of mind can be discovered in counting blessings with a pot of tea and good friends. Ringing phones clash in your head like security alarms; order forms are strung up like holly garland; and the incessant ticking of … Continue reading

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Seven Overlooked Holiday Opportunities

1. Contract with hair and nail salons to create mini holiday baskets to sell to salon customers using the salon’s products.  In addition to outright sales, these baskets can be given as gifts to their “special” customers. Think small (i.e. nail … Continue reading

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Client Gift Giving

Be careful in your gift giving to clients. Your intention should be a gift they will enjoy and appreciate, not a lavish or outrageous gift that will “outdo” the competition. The gift should be sent to the office and should … Continue reading

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