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Why should you plan Stock Control of your greeting card displays?


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Greeting Card Stock Control from IC&G
Greeting Card Stock Control from IC&G

Stock Control displays are a smooth and effortless method of operating a card display simply and more efficiently than line buying.

A Stock Control display from IC&G will improve the efficient management of your plan, offering you the opportunity to lower costs, reduce stock levels and enhance sales.


How IC&G's greeting card Planning Service works...

Each design that is supplied will come with a Stock Control ticket. The ticket has a Rack and Pocket location. You will also be supplied with a Grid plan and a computer generated picture of how the display will look. These tickets and the grid plan make stock management, analysis and reordering effortless.

When the design needs to be replenished, simply take the ticket with the pocket reference on and use it to reorder - this can be done in one of 3 ways:

1) Post the ticket to our office.

2) Call our Customer Service team.

3) Order via our customer account webshop.

The account webshop allows direct access to your individual bespoke display and our entire product catalogue.

As an IC&G customer you can: Place your order from the display. Place an order using our online product catalogue. Track your orders. Review your order history.

Greeting Card Planning Service from IC&G

On receipt of your delivery, each design will come with a new Stock Control ticket to help you locate the design on your display.


What could our card planning service offer you?

Retail Consultancy service available to discuss plans of up to 80ft and create individual layouts to suit your own store and customer needs.

Bespoke planning available to include multiple publishers of your choice.

High impact point of sale.

Installed and merchandised by our dedicated Sales team.

IC&G’s award winning Customer Service.

Regular analysis of your bespoke display to improve performance, remove any slower selling designs, refresh automatically with new designs, in turn maximising sales.

Greeting Card Shop Fitting from IC&G
Greeting Card Shop Fitting from IC&G
Greeting Card Shop Fitting from IC&G
Greeting Card Shop Fitting from IC&G

Bespoke Shop Layouts for Greeting Cards

Retail Consultancy Service Available

High Impact Point of Sale

IC&G recognise the importance of good quality point of sale, to guide your customers

to the relevant section of your store’s display and enable them to make a purchase.

The shopping experience should be a happy and easy one.

Our comprehensive point of sale package is free of charge to all our Stock Control

retailers and will not only support your customers, but will also make your displays look aesthetically pleasing.

Greeting Card Point Of Sale from IC&G

Seasonal Card Planning

IInternational Cards and Gifts Limited has over 480 seasonal designs to choose from and are able to offer Christmas plans for up to 12 ft x 13 tier.

Benefits of having a stock control display

IC&G will help you every step of the way. It begins with a simple telephone call or email to arrange an agent local to your store, to visit at your convenience and guide you through the process.

The aim will be to build a bespoke plan for your store, tailored to your specific requirements.

Plan design and installation is kept to a minimum time frame, with some displays installed in as little as 4 weeks.

Before anything is installed, we will provide a visual representation to ensure you are completely happy with it.

Plans will be tailored to produce displays particular to a retailer’s specification and can incorporate as many or as few participants in varying percentages as required, all best selling designs are included.

Greeting Card Stock Control from IC&G

If you're an existing IC&G customer and you would like for find out more about our Greeting Card Planning Service, please get in touch with your local agent and they will be happy to book an appointment with you to run over the various benefits in more detail.

Alternatively, please contact our Customer Service team on 01202 897494 /

The plan and service I have received since switching to IC&G’s Stock Control, has resulted in increased sales compared to my old supplier. IC&G have provided me with a bespoke service to my exact requirements. The quick turnaround of reorders, was another major factor in switching to IC&G’s Stock Control.

Northfield News, Brixham

I am very happy with my plan, and I constantly receive new designs on my plan. I am always impressed with the speed of reorders.

The Card Shop Too, Budleigh Salterton

customers say...

Tired of multiple suppliers invoices and staggered greeting card stock deliveries?

Why not consider our sister company Tailored Planning Solutions - TPS will manage one stock delivery and one invoice, and access to 4 top UK greeting card company catalogues - click the link below

view TPS brokerage website

Greeting Card Planning Service from IC&G

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