Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends will host its first Gift + Stationery Week in August 2021, featuring four 1-hour webcasts with industry experts discussing trend forecasting, cause marketing, latest issues facing retailers today, roundtable maker discussion featuring 40 Under 40 honorees, and honoring 40 outstanding individuals making their mark on the industry with a Gift + Stationery 40 Under 40 Award ceremony!
The multiday industry event is interactive and designed to provide the latest insight and trends, best practices and guidelines needed for a successful business, and connect you with buyers as we recognize the next generation of leaders.
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Meet and Greet with 40U40 Class of 2021
Zoom “happy hour” with nominees hosted by Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends editors. Open to everyone! Random small-group chat rooms will provide a fun, interactive atmosphere to mix and mingle with industry peers.
Trend Forecasting Webinar
One hour webinar hosted by Stationery Trends Editor-in-Chief Sarah Schwartz with special industry-leading guest(s) to discuss upcoming color, style and product category trends in the gift and stationery industry.
Cause Marketing Webinar
This webinar session will focus on the impact and importance of cause marketing. How the gift and stationery industry can come together to support causes like Gift For Life, the gift and home industry’s sole charitable organization, as well as helping meet local and world needs.
Roundtable Webinars featuring 40 Under 40 honorees
Makers Gonna Make + Main Street Retail
This webinar will feature a roundtable discussion hosted by Gift Shop® Plus Editor in Chief Julie McCallum with makers and manufacturers and retailers from the 40U40 class of 2021.