SOURCE: American Greetings

American Greetings

December 13, 2016 09:44 ET

Make Christmas Extra-Fun with New Deck the Paws™ Cards from American Greetings

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - December 13, 2016) - Cheerful carols and silly sweaters are ubiquitous traditions this time of year, so why shouldn't the animals join in the fun? This holiday season, make the sending of Christmas cards anything but traditional with the newest greeting card invention from American Greetings. The Deck the Paws™ collection of cards offers the merriest Christmas wishes by combining cute animals, festive music and joyful messages.

Get ready to boogie woogie this Christmas away! Deck the Paws is an innovative new card concept featuring adorable animals in hilariously tacky felt holiday sweaters. Just open up the card and watch each character dance along as a holly, jolly Christmas song plays. With warm and wish-filled holiday copy perfect for everyone on your list, Deck the Paws are cards that you'll fa-la-la-la-love! Designs in this collection feature a frisky kitty, a rockin' reindeer and a playful pup.

"At American Greetings, we know that celebrating the season by connecting with loved ones is incredibly important," said Carol Miller, vice president of corporate innovation at American Greetings. "We also know that adding a big dose of fun and silly Christmas spirit to those connections makes for an extra-merry holiday."

As an industry leader in greeting card inventions, American Greetings has introduced more than 150 new greeting card formats under the Inventions™ brand, offering the ultimate selection of exciting, new-to-the-world ways to celebrate birthdays and other happy occasions. Incorporating brand-new twists on technology in cards with carefully written copy and celebratory artwork, the combined effect is the perfect selection of greeting cards that are sure to surprise and delight any recipient. Continue the fun and spread the wow factor of our dynamic greeting card innovations by sharing your pictures, videos and messages on social platforms with the hashtag #BestCardEver.

Consumers can find Deck the Paws™ cards, in addition to a great selection of inspiring cards from American Greetings, at participating drug chains, grocery stores and mass retailers nationwide, as well as in American Greetings and Carlton Cards retail stores. Those who enjoy sending ecards can share American Greetings cards online from For more information on American Greetings, visit You can also follow American Greetings on Twitter, Facebook, American Greetings blog, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Instagram.

About American Greetings Corporation

As a leader in meaningful connections, American Greetings Corporation is a creator and manufacturer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in making the world a more thoughtful and caring place. Founded in 1906, the Company's major greeting card lines are American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Gibson, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus, and other paper product offerings include DesignWare party goods and American Greetings and Plus Mark gift-wrap and boxed cards. American Greetings also has one of the largest collections of greetings on the Web, including greeting cards available at and electronic greeting cards available at In addition to its product lines, American Greetings also creates and licenses popular character brands through the American Greetings Entertainment group. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, American Greetings generates annual revenue of approximately $1.9 billion, and its products can be found in retail outlets worldwide. For more information on the Company, visit

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Contact Information

  • Megan Baucco
    Associate Manager
    Marketing Communications
    American Greetings
    One American Boulevard
    Cleveland, OH 44145
    216.252.7300 x2841