Hot Off The Press Retailer Scoop
July 23, 2010
What's the Scoop?
The sun is shining, the temperature is rising and we’re thinking about Christmas!
It might seem a little early to be decking the halls, but we’re guessing you still need to plan your Christmas products and promotions. Now’s the perfect time to stock up on the latest Christmas cardmaking and scrapbooking products so you can plan classes and promotions.
From Dazzles™ and acrylic stamps to holiday paper sets and templates—we’ve got way too many Christmas treasures to list in one newsletter…but we are going to try. We’ll be focusing on the newest Christmas products being released this summer. As usual, we will also add the “’Tis the Season” link to our homepage to make your holiday shopping a breeze and who couldn’t use a chill in the air this time of year!
We look forward to helping you with your holiday plans.
Now shipping: New Christmas Templates!
Hot Off The Press’ templates are a best-seller: They make it easy to create paper-engineered projects and they’re high-value, low-price tools at a thrifty $4.99-$5.99 each. A real bargain for papercrafters!
Now shipping: New Christmas Cards for Dazzles™!
Christmas Cards for Dazzles™ (HOTP-7241) is packed with project ideas and patterned papers plus die-cut punch-outs. This collection is fabulous for Christmas card classes too! Retail $9.99.
The Dazzles™ that coordinate with this book are: Merry Christmas, Santa’s Sleigh, Snow Birds, Playful Reindeer, Heartfelt Snowmen, 3-D Christmas Ornaments, 3-D Christmas Trees and 3-D Snowflakes.
Pre-order today: New Christmas CDs!
Customers can use the CDs year after year for unlimited art images, patterned papers, greetings and more. That’s why we’ve named them “forever,” because they can be used as many times as they want making them a terrific value. Just print from your computer and start creating. For PC and Mac.
Retail $14.99. HOTP-1511 now available, HOTP-1513 shipping in August.
Pre-order today: New Holiday Paper Sets!
Christmas and winter themed 12”x12” paper sets are ideal for double-page spreads, cards and albums, Each collection contains 12 sheets of heavyweight 80# paper, 2 of each design including all over patterns, corner patterns and stripes. Packaged in a poly bag with hangtag and insert showing project ideas and each of the designs included.
Retail $6.99. Shipping mid-August.
Pre-order today: New Holiday Papers Packs!
Our versatile paper packs reflect the light so the color is everchanging. Just perfect for adding that touch of holiday sparkle to your projects, they even work well for making ornaments. Each pack contains 4-5 sheets of 8”x12” papers in colors including gold, silver, red and green (Iridescent Paper Pack also includes blue). Packaged in a poly bag with a hangtag.
Retail $5.99. Shipping mid-August.
Pre-order today: New Christmas Stamps!
Our clear acrylic stamps are a hit with scrapbookers and cardmakers—and this summer, we’re debuting our new Merry & Bright Stamps (HOTP-1055) in a 5 3/4”x8 1/2” sheet. Retail $17.99. Shipping early September.
Snowflake Mini Brad Buddies (HOTP-81119) are the perfect accent for winter and holiday cards, pages, albums and tags. You’ll have 12 snowflakes measuring ¾” wide in white and silver, 6 of each color. Please note that these brads come packaged in a poly bag with no barcode or header and are not pegable. Retail $1.99. Shipping early August.
These versatile holiday-inspired punches can be used to create borders and focals with a 3-D effect. Simply slip your paper into the slot on the side of the punch, press down on the lever and then lift and fold the sides to make the image pop-up. Perfect for Christmas or holiday cards and pages.
Retail $8.99. Punched image measures 1". Package is peg-able.
Now shipping: New Holiday Dazzles™!
Dazzles™ are ideal for cardmaking and they’re beautiful on cards, scrapbook pages, mini albums…even candles and glassware. Dazzles™ add the perfect touch to all holiday crafts and handmade gifts.
Retail $1.99-$2.49. Now available.
Please join us for our Summer Retailer Training Day in Canby, Oregon. RTD is a full day jam-packed with retail ideas, marketing strategies and hands-on projects on August 14, 2010. Email Tracey at email@example.com to sign up.
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