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    Meet the Designer: Erica Thissell

    April 30th, 2014 admin

    Erica Thissell is one of GiftTree’s main designers. Her work for GiftTree is seen in our impressive seasonal and holiday-themed gift towers such as the Mother’s Day Chocolate & Sweets, as well as other popular year-round themed gifts such as the Little Chef Gift Set, Get Well Plush Doctor Play Set, and Monogrammed Baby Rattle [...]

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    Meet the Designer: Deirdre Kelly

    April 16th, 2014 admin

    Deirdre Kelly and her artwork are the focus of our second feature in the “Meet the Designer” series. Deirdre serves as GiftTree’s head designer, developing our high-end wine and gourmet baskets, themed gifts, and signature standalone items. Of her many innovative contributions, perhaps the most impressive is her set of original art prints seen in [...]

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    Meet the Designer: Zhanna Hamadeh

    April 8th, 2014 admin

    Zhanna Hamadeh is GiftTree’s illustrious Design Team Manager. She pioneers new product designs, keeps the “trains running on time” with developing products, and sets the overall atmosphere for the Design Team. We sat down with Zhanna recently to gain perspective on her background, what inspires her, and her favorite GiftTree gifts. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look [...]

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    Wine Ratings: A Beginner’s Guide

    February 13th, 2014 admin

    Valentine’s Day and wine go hand-in-hand. While you’re browsing the aisles tonight at your local wine shop or grocery store trying to find the perfect wine for Valentine’s dinner tomorrow, you may see something like what you see to the right.          (Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons)But what does it mean? Who decides if [...]

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    Valentine’s Day Colors, Flowers and Their Meanings

    February 11th, 2014 admin

    Valentine’s Day is immediately upon us – and if you haven’t noticed every retail store in America turning a distinctive shade of pinkish red since mid-January, you still have a few days to come out of hiding and buy a gift or two for your special someone. Companies know that our brains are conditioned to make [...]

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    What to Give a Wine Lover if You Don’t Know Anything About Wine

    December 4th, 2010 Alicia

    As a wine lover, a lot of my family and friends are always saying  to me “I wanted to get you some wine, but I didn’t know what to get…” I thought I’d blog about this subject because it seems like a common one! Wine makes a nice gift for any wine lovers on your list, [...]

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    Top 5 Wedding Gift Card Messages

    October 18th, 2010 admin

    This year, I have gone to about 12 different weddings and I was actually in 4 of those weddings. It was a stressful time for me as I had so much wedding preparations to tend to and help the bride with errands. As the wedding day got closer, I would always forget about the gift. Thank [...]

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    Corporate Gifts Q & A: Account Features

    September 15th, 2010 admin

    I am glad I get to write about this next topic, account features. Our extremely talented IT team here at GiftTree has really made the GiftTree website very user centric. Our website is not only easy to use to place orders but our account features can be used to easily manage, track, and plan your [...]

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    Corporate Gifts Q & A: Occasion Gift Programs

    September 9th, 2010 admin

    So far our Corporate Gifts Q & A series has covered complex billing, promotional gifts and shipping on demand. This next question is on a subject I don’t think we’ve blogged about before, which is surprising considering how often we are the “goto” company for corporate gifts of all occasions like birthday gifts, anniversary [...]

    Posted in Ask an Expert, Birthdays, Corporate Gifts, Gift Baskets, Holidays 4 Comments »

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    Corporate Gifts Q & A: Shipping on Demand

    August 31st, 2010 admin

    In the previous Corporate Gifts Q&A entries, we discussed complex billing and promotional gifts. This next question is from a sales manager at a busy car dealership and brings us to our next topic: shipping on demand. Q: As part of our marketing strategy I am looking to send thank you gifts to customers who have [...]

    Posted in Ask an Expert, Corporate Gifts, Gift Baskets, Gift Ideas, Gourmet Gifts 2 Comments »

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