Cardgains is the largest buying group in the UK catering specifically for the independent retailer within the greeting card, gift and associated products marketplace.
Cardgains has been trading since 1989, so celebrated its 25th Anniversary in 2014. Over the years, Cardgains has helped 1000’s of independent retailers and membership remains constant.
Factors contributing to the success are the excellent support, relationship building and commitment from existing suppliers and members, as well as improved procedures and efficiency of account handling at Head Office.
More than ever, in difficult retailing conditions, Cardgains strives to assist members by focusing on areas where they can make a point of difference, including greeting cards, gifts and customer service. Cardgains also aims to encourage members by showing them benefits of the negotiated trading terms from within the portfolio and how to use them to optimum potential.