SOURCE: Cardstore.com

October 15, 2008 08:00 ET

Cardstore.com, Personalized Cards Retailer, Launches Updated Online Store

EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwire - October 15, 2008) - Cardstore.com, an online personalized cards retailer, today announced the launch of their updated custom stationery store -- just in time for the holidays. Cardstore.com is ready to print paper greetings for all those special holiday occasions -- from stylish holiday cards and photo cards, to party invites, thank-you notes and more. Users can easily add photos and messages to their favorite card designs, to create stunning mementos and keepsakes at an unbeatable price. And now through mid-January 2009, Cardstore.com is offering users a discount of 20% on all cards.

Cardstore.com offers over 2,500 cards from the collections of over 30 contemporary artists, available to customize, print and ship, all from the updated Cardstore.com site. The online card boutique features artwork from hip graphic designers and artists, including Anvil Modern Paperie, Driscoll Design, Giselle Potter, Lilla Rogers Studio, and Yiying Lu Studio. Offering some of the best personalization tools on the Web, Cardstore.com makes it simple and fun for users to create custom paper greetings.

At Cardstore.com, users can make every card a creation. Start with an artist-designed card, or choose from full bleed, solid or pattern borders to make your own card design. Cardstore.com allows you to customize text font, size and color and even change color photos into black and white or sepia. Cardstore.com will print, stamp and mail cards directly to your recipients.

Unbeatable Price

For as little as $1.19 (plus postage), users can create a custom card, view an online proof, then have their card printed, stamped and mailed directly to relatives, friends and colleagues. At Cardstore.com there are no minimum orders, no quantity restrictions and no hidden costs. Envelopes and digital proofs are included at no extra charge. Users will love the convenience of creating cards online, not to mention time and gas money saved by avoiding crowded stores during the bustling holiday season.

Holiday Artist Collection

Unlike other online card stores, Cardstore.com prides itself on featuring paper greetings from innovative artists around the world. That's why Cardstore.com is proud to announce today, the immediate availability of their newest holiday card collections from top artists such as february 13 creative, idokungfoo, Jenny Kostecki-Shaw, kate spain, Micah & Me, Spruce Avenue, Studio SSS, and Zelda Wisdom.

20% Discount

Cardstore.com is offering users a 20% discount until mid-January 2009. Simply input coupon code NEWCS at checkout and enjoy giving beautiful, keepsake-quality paper greetings to your family, friends and colleagues this holiday.

Great Fair-Trade Design

Unique to Cardstore.com is its great fair-trade design. Recognizing the true value of artistic contribution, Cardstore.com is changing artists' status in the industry by offering its growing collective of artists fair compensation for their work. Cardstore.com builds on the unique economies offered by the Web and digital printing to pay artists more than ten times the industry average! Buy from Cardstore.com and know that you are not only getting a great product, but that you are helping artists achieve self-sufficiency. At Cardstore.com, we believe more happy artists make for more art, and more art makes the world a better place.

About Cardstore.com

Cardstore.com is an Emeryville, California-based personalized online stationery retailer and printer that combines the most advanced web technology with superior digital printing techniques. All artwork and printing are produced in the U.S. Since 1999, Cardstore.com has printed over 50 million personalized cards for industry leaders such as Snapfish, American Greetings, Papyrus, and Hallmark. Cardstore.com provides custom greetings and personalized stationery for all occasions; including birth announcements, party invitations, holiday photo cards, Christmas cards, thank-you notes, and birthday greetings.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    Lisa Copass
    Stepping Out Communications
    925.253.8445

    Carole Sinclair
    Stepping Out Communications
    925.818.1038