Kristina Karlsson: ‘Never take no for an answer’

Swedish-born Kristina Karlsson started luxe stationery brand kikki.K, going from one store in 2001 to more than 100, across five countries 16 years later. SBS reporter Sarah Abo sat down with Kristina to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the stationery business in the modern age. SA: Wh... READ MORE »

Product Pick of the Week

All that glitters is ... a stunning statement! This pouch from Packed Party through Toss Designs is our #ProductPickOfTheWeek... READ MORE »

Holiday Fraud Prevention: Seven Tips From the Pros

By Sarah Beldo, Sift Science Is anyone ever really ready for the holidays? It’s hard enough to keep up as a shopper, but if you also work in e-commerce fraud prevention, you know you’re guaranteed a crazy ride. To help you navigate the seasonal rush, we crowdsourced some expert strategie... READ MORE »

Industry Profile: Lion in the Sun

Melinda Morris | Lion in the Sun, owner Tell us a little bit about the history of your business. I opened the Park Slope shop in 2002 after a career in nonprofit event planning. I realized that there was a real need in the neighborhood for a great paperie with cards and gifts and stationery... READ MORE »

Fresh Picks: Sparkles

[caption id="attachment_12732" align="alignnone" width="660"] Ombre & Gold Pillar Candles from Glitterville come in various bright colors that transition to different hues with a fun gold, sparkly overlay.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12733" align="alignnone" width="660"] Add sparkle to ... READ MORE »

GCA teams up with USPS for first-ever holiday card campaign

The Greeting Card Association (GCA) is joining forces with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) on a new, cooperative, holiday marketing campaign to promote the buying and sending of greeting cards. Through the campaign, the GCA and the USPS seek to increase mail volume and greeting card sales, and prom... READ MORE »

UWP Luxe, MoMA announce exclusive partnership

    Up With Paper, the world’s leading marketer of innovative three dimensional greeting cards, is excited to announce an exclusive partnership between its premium brand, UWP Luxe, a boutique line of trend-driven pop-up greeting cards, laser cut stationery, and elegantly ... READ MORE »

Beatles album imagery coming to stationery range from Pyramid

Caroline Mickler, the agency responsible for The Beatles' licensing programme together with Apple Corps, has signed a new deal with Pyramid International for a range of Beatles stationery. A wide selection of stationery items is planned, including notebooks, storage boxes, tags, sticky notes, pin... READ MORE »

Side hustle grows into successful company

Lovebird Paper is sassy. Incidentally, so is its proprietor, Kathryn Holloway. Her homegrown stationery company started in 2011 with a single project: designing her own wedding invitations. She had been in Jackson for about six months and decided to use her graphic design skills r... READ MORE »

Worldwide Stationery News

California State University has implemented a program in conjunction with Staples Business Advantage that automatically substitutes office supplies with sustainable options where applicable. More details: The Daily Aztec Fashion stationery retailer Smiggle is expected to surpass A$450 milli... READ MORE »

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