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Greetings Cards Market Report Plus 2009


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Published Date :
September 2009find 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 2009

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Birthday And Other Everyday Cards

Christmas And New Year Cards

Spring-season Cards

Market Trends

Industry Consolidation

Industry Confidence

40th Birthdays

Family Structures

Alternative Means Of Communication

Economic Trends

Gross Domestic Product

Table.1: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And

Inflation

Table.2: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-

Household Disposable Income

Table.3: Uk Household Disposable Income Per Capita

Population

Table.4: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex

Unemployment

Table.5: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons

Market Position

The Uk

Table.6: Household Expenditure On Newspapers, Books

Overseas

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Table.1: The Total Uk Retail Market For Greetings Cards

Figure.1: The Total Uk Retail Market For Greetings Cards

Market Sectors

Figure.2: The Total Uk Retail Market For Greetings Cards

Birthday And Other Everyday Cards

Table.2: The Uk Retail Market For Everyday Greetings Cards

Christmas And New Year Cards

Table.3: The Uk Retail Market For Christmas And New Year

Spring-season Cards

Table.4: The Uk Retail Market For Spring-season Cards

Table.5: The Uk Retail Market For Spring-season Cards

Overseas Trade

Table.6: Uk Overseas Trade In Greetings Cards And

Intra-eu Trade

Table.7: Uk Intra-eu Imports And Exports Of Greetings Cards

Non-eu Trade

Table.8: Uk Extra-eu Imports And Exports Of Greetings Cards

Leading Export Publishers

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Number Of Companies

By Turnover Sizeband

Table.1: Analysis Of Uk Vat- And/or Paye-based Enterprises

By Employment Sizeband

Table.2: Analysis Of Uk Vat And/or Paye-based Enterprises

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Distribution

Publishers

Wholesale Or Direct To Retail

Own Label

Card-buying Groups

Franchises

Brokerage

Retailers

Specialist Retailers

Multiple Retailers

Supermarket Chains

Confectioners, Tobacconists And Newsagents

Post Office

Charity Shops

Direct Selling

Miscellaneous

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Copyright Designs And Patents Act

Green Claims Code

Key Trade Association

Greeting Card Association

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Market Leaders — Publishers

The Great British Card Company Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Hallmark Cards Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

International Greetings Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Uk Greetings Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Woodmansterne Publications Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Market Leaders — Retailers

Card Factory

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Clinton Cards Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Table.1: Clinton Cards Plc — Selected Financial Results (£000), Months Endingth January

Outside Suppliers

Paper And Board Suppliers

Specialist Greetings Card Printers

Specialist Envelope Manufacturers And Wrappers

Display

Art Work

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Table.2: Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Recent Promotions

Forever Friends Thank You Mum

Moonpig.com

Tatty Teddy

Tesco Discount Brands

Other Marketing Activities

Cards For A Cure

The Drinks Are On Me

Giggles

Humphrey's Corner

Exhibitions

Progressive Greetings Live

Spring And Autumn Fairs

Summer Fair

Top Drawer

Card & Wrap

National Stationery Show

Paperworld

5. Brand Strategy

Card Styles

Contemporary

Humorous

Cute

Traditional

Art And Photographic

Multi-cultural And Religious

Licensed Cards

Awards

The Henries

Table.1: Winners Of The Henries Awards,

6. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

7. Buying Behaviour

Household Expenditure

By Gross Income Decile Group

Table.1: Average Weekly Household Expenditure On Diaries, Address Books, Cards, Etc. By Gross Income Decile Group

By Age Of Head Of Household

Table.2: Average Weekly Household Expenditure On Diaries,

Consumer Penetration

Traditional Greetings Cards

Table.3: Penetration Of Greetings Cards By Type

By Sex

Table.4: Penetration Of Greetings Cards By Type

By Age

Table.5: Penetration Of Greetings Cards By Type

By Social Grade

Table.6: Penetration Of Greetings Cards By Type

By Region

Table.7: Penetration Of Greetings Cards By Type

Usage Of Electronic Alternatives

Table.8: Adults Who Send Electronic Greetings Instead

By Sex

Table.9: Adults Who Send Electronic Greetings Instead

By Age

Table.10: Adults Who Send Electronic Greetings Instead

By Social Grade

Table.11: Adults Who Send Electronic Greetings Instead

By Region

Table.12: Adults Who Send Electronic Greetings Instead

8. Current Issues

Closures, Mergers And Acquisitions

Celebrations Group Ltd

Ja Magson Ltd

Parchment Ltd

Sellicks (plymouth) Ltd

Statics (london) Ltd

Board And Senior Management Changes

Clinton Cards Plc

Gemma International Ltd

International Greetings Plc

The Great British Card Company Plc

New Products

Big

Blue Eyed Sun

Mosaic

Slebs

Tesco Charity Cards

Factors Affecting The Greetings Card Industry

The Future Of Royal Mail

The Future Of The Post Office

Charity Cards

Social-networking Sites

9. The Global Market

The European Market

The American Market

The Louie Awards

The Australian Market

The Asian Market

Selected Global Competitors

Albert Horn Söhne Gmbh & Co

American Greetings Corporation

Archies Ltd

Busquets Gruart Sa

Hallmark Cards Inc

Leanin' Tree Inc

Paperclip Cards

Sa Greetings (pty) Ltd

10. Forecasts

Economic Forecasts

Table.1: Forecasts For The Uk Economy

Forecasts To

Table.3: The Forecast Uk Retail Market For Greetings Cards

Market Growth

Figure.1: Growth In The Uk Retail Market For Greetings Cards By Value (£bn At Rsp),-

Future Trends

Demographics

Effects Of Recession

Alternative Methods Of Communication

Retail Competition

11. Company Profiles

Clinton Cards Plc

The Great British Card Company Plc

Hallmark Cards Plc

International Greetings Plc

Sportswift Ltd

Uk Greetings Ltd

12. Company Financials

13. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

Key Note Sources