Paper Pizazz® Retailer Scoop

December 20, 2005
Issue #66
Hot Off The Press: 1-800-227-9595
www.B2B.hotp.com

What’s the Scoop?

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If you’re coming to CHA-Winter in Las Vegas, you won’t want to miss booth #1866! Why? Because here you’ll find the hottest trends in the creative market:

• brads, buttons and big silk flowers
• mini albums
• solutions for busy scrappers
• clear and frosted overlays
• new vintage and distressed papers

It’s all at the HOTP booth! Want to be sure you get the latest information from our Retail Specialists? Then contact Carol and Lyallyn to set a time to tour the booth, ask questions or create a preview order.

Don’t gamble on next year’s merchandise—put Hot Off The Press on your must-see list at CHA-Winter!

Sara Naumann
Newsletter Editor

CHA Retailer Training Day

CHA-Winter must be right around the corner—since we're busy planning our Retailer Training Day! You definitely won’t want to miss this blowout event. We’ll showcase our very newest products like transparent overlays, 8”x8” papers, the latest sarapapers™ plus our new line of embellishments like brads, buttons, turn mounts and silk flowers. The Retailer Training Day is Sunday January 29th from 9am-4pm. The cost is $25.00. Contact Carol (cferguson@hotp.com) or Lyallyn (ltemple@hotp.com) by email or phone (800-227-9595) to sign up.

In the News

Hot Off The Press is delighted to announce the acquisition of Accent Depot, effective December 15, 2005. Accent Depot is known for their innovative line of brads, from classic metal and colored brads to brads that are shaped, painted and fabric-covered.

“We’re thrilled to extend our product offering with a new line of coordinating 3-D embellishments,” says HOTP President Paulette Jarvey. “We’re honored that Eileen has trusted us with the company she has worked so hard to nurture and develop.”

The acquisition is effective December 15, 2005. Hot Off The Press will begin shipping Accent Depot product on January 16, 2006.

NEW! Busy Scrapper’s Solution Birthday Papers

The latest addition to our best-selling line! With birthdays being one of the top picture-taking occasions, a Busy Scrapper’s Solution Birthday Papers seemed like a natural fit. Contains 36 sheets of paper, including 28 patterned sheets, 490 alphabet tile cut-outs (in four different styles) and 155 tags and art cut-outs for fast, fabulous embellishing. All papers are true 12"x12". Retail $14.99.

New! Vintage sarapapers™

Want to show your customers the hottest look in scrapbooking? We’ve got it—with a new collection in the best-selling sarapapers™ line: Vintage sarapapers™. Sarapapers™ are designed around the trendiest color and style trends. This winter the theme is vintage bohemian (just check the latest fashion magazines), so this collection features softly distressed, aged and well-loved designs, from lush florals to shabby chic stripes, faux scuffing, textured prints and coordinating patterns. Contains:

• 29 patterned papers
• 26 coordinating decorated tags
• 6 sheets of colored glimmer paper

Retail $14.99.

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