CLEVELAND, Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today only, Cardstore, the popular greeting card website from American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) is offering 29 cent holiday greeting cards as a way to encourage shoppers to personalize and mail their cards to friends and family before the "guaranteed before Christmas" cut-off date. While the last guaranteed day is December 17, Cardstore wanted to entice consumers with one of the best prices on cards this season, and provide incentive for people to miss the last minute rush by ordering their cards today.
"We are thrilled with the response we've seen from customers this holiday season and want to make sure everyone, even the last minute shoppers, can have a chance to personalize a greeting at Cardstore, said Ann-Marie McGowan, general manager of Cardstore. "We have thousands of cards to select from and make it easier for customers by stamping and sending the cards directly to their mailing list via the U.S. postal service."
Other Cardstore benefits include free standard shipping this holiday season, mail delivery service with the simple click of "mail to the recipient", a schedule ahead option, three different ways to include a signature, easier upload for address books, the ability to upload photos from Facebook, a free iPhone app that can be easily downloaded on Cardstore.com or through the iTunes App store, as well as the Cardstyle blog that provides inspiration and suggestions on creating the perfect card.
About American Greetings CorporationFor more than 100 years, American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) has been a creator and manufacturer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in enhancing their relationships to create happiness, laughter and love. The Company's major greeting card lines are American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Gibson, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus, and other paper product offerings include DesignWare party goods and American Greetings and Plus Mark gift-wrap and boxed cards. American Greetings also has one of the largest collections of greetings on the Web, including greeting cards available at Cardstore.com and electronic greeting cards available at AmericanGreetings.com. In addition to its product lines, American Greetings also creates and licenses popular character brands through the American Greetings Properties group. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, American Greetings generates annual revenue of approximately $1.7 billion, and its products can be found in retail outlets worldwide. For more information on the Company, visit http://corporate.americangreetings.com. SOURCE American Greetings Corporation