Winter 2023
Space deadline: 11/14/2022 | Materials deadline: 11/21/2022

In Every Issue

What’s In The Cards
This engaging department is a reader favorite. Featured in every issue to prepare for the season ahead, categories may be supplemented based on market trends or modified according to issue space.
  • Winter: Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Graduation
  • Spring: Summer Themes, Just Because Cards
  • Summer: Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas
  • Fall: Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day
  • Trade Show & Events Calendar
  • Industry & Trade Show News

Departments Also Appearing Throughout The Year

  • The Creative Process
  • Coming to Life
  • Show Me Some Gifts
  • Fresh Picks
  • Retail Profile

Special Digital Issue: Celebrations & Occasions

About

Published annually, Celebrations & Occasions is a digital guide that will offer informative content to buyers of party products for every occasion. Product categories include balloons, celebration services, décor, giftwrap and more.

Editorial Focus

  • Balloons
  • Décor
  • Giftwrap & Packaging
  • Holidays
  • Invitations, Greeting Cards & Stationery
  • Tableware

Deadlines

  • Editorial Product Listing Deadline: 10/7/2022
  • Issue Space Deadline: 10/14/2022

 

Winter 2023

The Show Issue

  • Product Category & Design Trends
  • 10 Designers to Watch
  • Giftwrap & Packaging
  • Winter Show Preview

Bonus Distribution

  • Atlanta Market Gift & Home
  • NY Now
  • Dallas Market Center
  • Las Vegas World Market Center

Deadlines

  • Space deadline: 11/14/2022
  • Materials deadline: 11/21/2022

Special Issue: The Guide 2023

The Guide provides readers with an exclusive annual sourcing guide featuring hundreds of products. The Guide promises to a comprehensive, year-round resource for best-sellers in every category.

Bonus Distribution:

  • Atlanta
  • Dallas Market Center

Deadlines

  • Editorial and Ad Space: 2/17/2023
  • Materials: 2/24/2023

Mails in April

Spring 2023

The Trends Issue

  • Market Style Update: Baby, Bridal, Gifts/Home, Office, Holiday
  • Summer Show Preview, including Makers of Color
  • NOTED Lookbook
  • Planners, Calendars, Journals

Bonus Distribution

  • Dallas Market Center
  • GCA NOTED/SF NOW

Deadlines

  • Space deadline: 3/10/2023
  • Materials deadline: 3/17/2023

Special Issue: Holiday Shop 2023

This highly anticipated resource will feature everything from décor to costumes, ornaments, lighting, cards and more for every occasion.

Bonus Distribution:

  • Atlanta
  • Dallas Market Center
  • Las Vegas Market
  • NY Now

Deadlines

  • Editorial and Ad Space: 4/21/2023
  • Materials: 4/28/2023

Mails in May

Summer 2023

The Occasions Issue

  • Winter Holiday Décor & Party
  • Cause-Related Stationery & Cards
  • Custom Invitations & Personalization
  • Summer Show Round-up: Impulse Gifts & Small Splurges

Bonus Distribution

  • AmericasMart Atlanta Int’l Gift & Home Furnishings Market
  • NY NOW
  • Las Vegas World Market Center

Deadlines

  • Space deadline: 5/19/2023
  • Materials deadline: 5/26/2023

Special Issue: Waterfront Living 2023

Waterfront Living provides readers with a special issue dedicated to and inspired by coastal and lakefront living, featuring indoor and outdoor décor, apparel, tabletop, jewelry, gifts and more.

Bonus Distribution:

  • Surf Expo
  • Las Vegas Souvenir
  • Smoky Mountain Gift
  • Ocean City
  • Grand Strand

Waterfront Living

Deadlines

  • Editorial and Ad Space: 7/28/2023
  • Materials: 8/4/2023

Mails in August

Fall 2023

The Design Issue

  • The A to Z of Design
  • Desk & Office
  • Inspirational & Quotable
  • Sneak Peek: 2022 Market Introductions

Deadlines

Space deadline: 9/22/2023
Materials deadline: 9/29/2023

Special Digital Issue: Celebrations & Occasions

Published annually, Celebrations & Occasions is a digital guide that will offer informative content to buyers of party products for every occasion. Product categories include balloons, celebration services, décor, giftwrap and more.

Deadlines

  • Editorial and Ad Space: 10/13/2023
  • Materials: 10/20/2023

Emails in November