We recently attended a glittering awards event at London?s Dorchester Hotel, attended by almost 400 people from the best of the greeting card retail industry and the event was hosted by comedian Charlie Baker.
The Retas awards, which were launched in 2005 by Progressive Greetings Worldwide magazine, recognise the best in the greeting card retail industry, we were honoured to be nominated for the best greeting card wholesaler.
The awards are a result of large nationwide nomination process. Earlier this year, forms were distributed to UK greeting card businesses, who nominated the retailers and suppliers that they felt to be the worthy winners in each of the categories.
Despite strong competition, Archway Cards were selected as the winners for the wholesale supplier category, we are delighted that our hard work and innovative service has been recognised with a Retas Award!
We would like to acknowledge our competition, the Greeting Card industry is a friendly industry and we look forward to competing again with them again over future years in a healthy greeting card industry.
Most importantly we would like to say thank you to all of our customers and suppliers and team whom we value very much and recognise as key to our future success.
We would also like to say thank you to Progressive Greetings Worldwide magazine for making such a great and important event possible.
We will be following up soon with some exciting promotions to celebrate our success and hope to make a real difference with our supporters into the future.
For the third year running Archway have been nominated in the Best Greetings Card Wholesaler category at the Retas awards.
The Retas were launched to recognise and celebrate the tremendous contribution that large and small retailers make to the greetings card industry. The first awards were given in 2005 and have run annually ever since.
Now in their thirteenth year, the Retas have become the most anticipated event in the calendar. Many within the industry consider them the Oscars of the greetings cards market!
Archway have once again been nominated in the Best Greeting Card Service Based Wholesaler category amongst some of the biggest names in the business.
Behind the scenes, we’ve been working hard to ensure that we’re offering every customer the best possible experience. To win this award for the first time would be an amazing tribute to all the hard-working employees of Archway Cards.
The awards take place on Wednesday 12th July at The Dorchester Hotel in London and it promises to be a momentous event for all involved.
We would like to wish any of our customers who have been nominated the best of luck and we’re excited to be part of this prestigious event. We’ll let you know how it goes in July!
We have a vacancy for a new member of staff at our busy and growing distribution centre based on the outskirts of Norwich.
We are a friendly wholesale distributor specialising in greeting cards, partyware and a range of other products. A family business, we are looking to add the right candidate to our existing team.
We are looking for a full-time warehouse assistant to work on our inward stock requirements.
Key responsibilities will include:
The ideal candidate will have some experience of working in a warehouse environment, be computer literate, have a forklift licence (not essential) with a positive and motivated work ethic.
To apply please send your CV via email to [email protected]waycards.com, we will require 2 verifiable references, one from your previous employment if applicable.
The expiry date for applications is 01/02/2017, thank you for your interest.
We hope you had a good Christmas and New Year. Now that 2017 is here we have added our range of Valentines Day product which shows a variety of attractive greeting cards, gift wrapping, foil balloons and giftware.
Here at Archway Cards, we have been diligently working hard on an updated web platform to better serve our customers via the web. The new update changes how we display our product and makes it more responsive for the ever growing number of devices that access our website. Tablets, mobiles and even smart TV’s should now be able to view our products in better fashion.
We very much hope that you find the new design to be easier and clearer than the our previous design, many of the same principles behind finding and sorting the product categories remain. We are open to feedback and expect that there may be a few teething issues here and there, we would be grateful for any comments you might have and promise to consider your feedback when reviewing our changes and adding new features to come.
We would also like to take the opportunity to thank our loyal customer base for their business and support. We will continue to develop cutting edge features and ways of working together into the future.
We are pleased to announce that we are finalists in the RETAS awards for the second year in a row. You can find us nominated for an award in the Best Greeting Card Service Based Wholesaler. We would like to wish good luck to any of our customers who are also nominated this year for an award. More details can be found at the RETAS website.
You can now find new Valentines Day Greeting Cards online ready for the coming season. We have brand new 2016 designs fresh from the best suppliers. As this is a limited seasonal range, order early to ensure stock availability. If you have any questions, we are available on 01603 701 225 for any queries or advice.
You can now find Fathers Day Greeting Cards online ready for 2015. We have brand new designs fresh from the best suppliers. As this is a limited seasonal range, order early to ensure stock availability. If you have any questions, we are available on 01603 701 225 for any queries or advice.
You can now find Easter Greeting Cards online ready for 2015. We have brand new designs fresh from the best suppliers. As this is a limited seasonal range, order early to ensure stock availability. If you have any questions, we are available on 01603 701 225 for any queries or advice.