Every issue we choose a cover story that embodies the true spirit of gift retail. Each article is comprehensive, covering an outstanding concept or idea in the gift industry. Recent cover stories have included articles on candles, chocolate, tableware and coastal decor.
As the sea continues to exert its influence on a wider variety of giftware, the category is making a splash by differentiating into discrete nautical and coastal trends.
Your customers are pledging allegiance to the red, white and blue â€“ by buying American-made products. Are you?
Candles continue to be a sure bet, just as they've been for years. Here are the burning trends you need to know about now, and how to keep sales simmering.
The "write" trends in stationeryâ€”we count down ten.
When your customers are looking for small indulgences that won't break the bank, bath and body fits the bill perfectly.
The growing popularity of DIY projects, farmers' markets and an increased emphasis on the outdoors means products in this category are having their time in the sun. It has never been a better time to reap rich dividends with garden and outdoor products.
As the home entertaining trend continues to stay strong, products for holiday entertaining are enjoying a surge in sales.
The sizzling new trends in stationery forecast a whole range of vibrant, colorful products. One of the key staples in gift retail, stationery continues to soar. We chat with the experts to find out which trends will sizzle in the months ahead and what styles you should keep an eye out for.
Looking for a growth spurt in your sales? Appeal to adoring grandparents with standout gifts for baby. Take a look at what's new in this super cute product category.
Your customers are increasingly using jewelry to update their wardrobes. Find out why this old staple continues to dazzle retailers and consumers alike.