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Greetings Cards Market Report Plus 2003


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Published Date :
September 2003find similar
Report Type :
Market Report Plusfind similar
Report Sector :
Printing & Publishingfind similar
Price :
£ 575
Contents :
14 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Greetings Cards 2003

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Birthday Cards

Christmas And New Year Cards

Spring Season Cards

Other Everyday Cards

Market Trends

New Occasions

Production In The Far East

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000 And %), Mid-years-2002

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Constant Prices (£い£m),-2002

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2002

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons (million And %),-2002

Household Disposable Income

Table: Household Disposable Income (£い£ And %),-2002

Market Position

The Uk

Table: Household Expenditure On Newspapers, Books And Stationery By Value At Current Prices (£い£m),-2002

Overseas

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Table: The Estimated Total Uk Greetings Card Market By Value By Sector At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp),-2002

By Market Sector

Birthday Cards

Table: The Estimated Total Uk Birthday Cards Sector By Value At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp), And

Christmas And New Year Cards

Table: The Estimated Total Uk Christmas And New Year Cards Sector By Value At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp), And

Spring Season Cards

Table: The Estimated Total Uk Spring Season Cards Sector By Subsector By Value At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp), And

Other Everyday Cards

Table: The Estimated Total Uk Other Everyday Cards Sector By Value At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp), And

Overseas Trade

Table: Overseas Trade In Greetings Cards And Illustrated Postcards (£い£m At Msp),-2002

Imports

Table: Imports Of Greetings Cards And Illustrated Postcards By Value (£い£000 At Msp),

Principal Sources

Table: The Import Of Greetings Cards And Illustrated Postcards Into The Uk By Country Of Origin By Value (£い£000 At Msp), And

Exports

Table: Exports Of Greetings Cards And Illustrated Postcards By Value (£い£000 At Msp),

Principal Destinations

Table: The Exports Of Greetings Cards And Illustrated Postcards By Country Of Destination From The Uk By Value (£い£000 At Msp), And

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In Publishing By Turnover Sizeband (£い£000 And %),

By Employment

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Local Units Engaged In Publishing By Employment Sizeband (number Of Employees And %),

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Distribution

From The Publisher

Wholesale Or Direct To Retail

Franchises

Own Label

Card Buying Groups

Other Business-to-business

Direct To The Consumer

From The Retailer

Specialist Greetings Cards Multiples

Multiple Retailers

Grocery Multiples

Confectioners, Tobacconists And Newsagents

The Post Office

Charity Shops

Others

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

The Commercial Agents (council Directive) Regulations

The Green Claims Code

Registered Design Protection Directive

Waste Electrical And Electronic Directive

Key Trade Associations

The Giftware Association

Greeting Card Association

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Market Leaders

Table: Financial Results For Leading Companies In The Uk Greetings Card Industry By Turnover And Pre-tax Profit (£い£000)

Publishers

Carlton Cards Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Hallmark Cards (holdings) Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

International Greetings Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Kingsley Cards Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

The Paper House Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Simon Elvin Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Uk Greetings Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Retailers

Birthdays Group Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Cardfair Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results Of Cardfair Ltd

Clinton Cards Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Table: Financial Results For Clinton Cards Plc By Turnover Size And Pre-tax Profit (£い£000), Years Ending February And

Outside Suppliers

Paper And Board Suppliers

Printers

Specialist Greeting Card Envelope Manufacturers

Display Equipment And Shopfitting

Administrative Services

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Exhibitions

Uk Exhibitions

Spring And Autumn Fairs

Top Drawer

Brand Licensing London

Overseas Exhibitions

The National Stationery Show

Paperworld

Publications

Progressive Greetings Worldwide

Greetings Today

5. Brand Strategy

Categories

Humorous

Cute/whimsical

Traditional

Contemporary

Art

Photographic

Multi-cultural And Religious

Handmade/hand-finished

Licensed

The Henries Awards

Table: The Henries Awards Winners By Category By Publisher,

6. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

7. Buying Behaviour

Household Expenditure

By Gross Income Decile Group

Table: Average Weekly Household Expenditure On Books, Greeting Cards, Stationery, Diaries, Address Books, Etc. By Gross Income Decile Group (£い£),

By Age Of Head Of Household

Table: Average Weekly Household Expenditure On Books, Greeting Cards, Stationery, Diaries, Address Books, Etc. By Age Of Head Of Household,

Consumer Penetration

Traditional Cards

Variation By Age And By Sex

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Greetings Cards By Age And Sex (% Of Adults),

Variation By Social Grade

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Greetings Cards By Social Grade (% Of Adults),

Variations By Region

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Greetings Cards By Geographical Region (% Of Adults),

E-mail And Text Messages

Variation By Age And By Sex

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Electronic And Text Greetings By Age And Sex (% Of Adults),

Variation By Social Grade

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Electronic And Text Greetings By Social Grade (% Of Adults),

Variations By Region

Table: Penetration Of Categories Of Electronic And Text Greetings By Region (% Of Adults),

8. Current Issues

Mergers, Acquisitions And Closures

Greeting Card Group Ltd

Lightweight Designs Ltd

Athena

Board And Senior Management Changes

Greeting Card Company Ltd

Birthdays Ltd

Card Connection

Paper Rose Ltd

Carte Blanche Greetings Ltd

Gemma International Ltd

Wh Smith Ltd

Other Matters Affecting The Industry

Plagiarism

Format-based Pricing

Charity Cards

Wastage

The Impact Of Technology

The Future Of The Post Office

9. The Global Market

Introduction

The Us Market

The Louie Awards

The European Market

10. Forecasts

Introduction

Table: Forecast Uk Gross Domestic Product In Real Terms (%),-2007

Forecasts To

Table: The Forecast Total Uk Greetings Card Market By Value By Sector At Current Prices (£い£m At Rsp),-2007

Market Growth

Figure: Forecast Uk Greetings Card Market By Value (£い£m At Rsp),-2007

Future Trends

Growth Factors

Household Size

Threats To The Industry

11. Company Profiles

Birthdays Group Ltd

Carlton Cards Ltd

Clinton Cards Plc

Greeting Card Group Ltd

International Greetings Plc

Hallmark Cards (holdings) Ltd

12. Company Financials

13. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Bonnier Information Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources