Member Marketing

Cardgains continues to develop through its marketing initiatives and activities, which take place throughout the year. The Cardgains marketing calendar has proved effective and a benefit to both members and suppliers.

Some activities cater for both parties, whilst others aim to develop either the member and their store, or the supplier and their distribution.

The 2021 programme focuses on:

Cardgains...Stronger Together, launches with "The Show Must Go On"!

Cardgains Marketing initiatives and events include:


Monthly newsletter

Featuring industry and Cardgains news stories, supplier updates, launches and features. A printed copy is circulated to members with their monthly statement.

You can either view on line or download to keep up to date:

November 2021 Cardgains Newsletter View on line 


Download to keep

November click here
October click here
September 2021 click here
August 2021 click here
July 2021 click here
June 2021 click here
May 2021 click here
April 2021 click here
March 2021 No newsletter - Covid Lockdown
February 2021 No newsletter - Covid Lockdown
January 2021 click here
December 2020 click here
November 2020 click here


Social Media

We're now live on Twitter under the guise of our marketing character Cyril Service.
Please 'follow' the twitter feed and see what Cyril's got to say! @CyrilService


Cyril Service now has his own Facebook page.
Please visit Please like his page,  Cyril Service at Cardgains, and we'll share your details too!



Cardgains Village

Details of the next village will be published when known as currently suspended due to COVID-19.


New Member Welcome Goodie Bag

A popular initiative for new members to Cardgains is the Goodie Bag Programme.

The goodie bag is full of some great products and ideas that will benefit your business.

A unique promotional email system giving suppliers the opportunity to communicate their ‘hot’ deals and promotions without having to wait for the monthly newsletter. Members wishing to register their email address to receive the whats-hot deals, can do so by clicking the link: