Customers continue to buy greeting cards online from personalized greeting card company, flowers and gifts Moonpig, even though retailers are facing competition from the highway after the blockade.
Companies listed on the London Stock Exchange are forecasting gains this year as orders remain strong, although one can get updated on shareholders in the summer. He says he is growing.
Moonpig currently has sales of £270m to £285m for the full year.
Competitive card manufacturers said demand for their online sales dropped slightly when stores reopened as in-store purchases remained well below pre-pandemic levels.
High Street Chain announced that sales rose 16.3% in the six months ended July 31.
Total sales at factory card stores increased 20.4% over the same period last year, while online sales fell 10.3%.
However, in-store transactions were 21.9% below trans-end user volume.
However, CEO Darcy Wilson Lymer “believes in the sustainability of the card and gift market and the fact that most of the costs to customers will remain in stores for years to come.” He said.
Analysts said continued returns to the office could have an impact on the card and gift market as the sector enters an important holiday season.
[”[Moonpig] More and more workers are returning to the office, they know they will be able to eat again at lunchtime for gifts and cards, and retailers and mortars will also compete with theirs. She has the potential to inspire play,” said Susanna Retailer. Senior Investment and Market Analyst at Hargreaves Slan’s Down.
“But now we have a large selection of dates and customer preferences which, along with flexible shipping options, will help us stay in the crowd for now.”
Zoe Mills, retail analyst at GlobalData, said CardFactory must continue to focus on raising awareness about digital operations.
“Retailers are slow but steady, but their reliance on chain stores remains a weakness,” he said.
“Like last year, the Card Factory is approaching the Christmas season in a more volatile position than ever before. We have to use online bidding to compensate for poor store performance.”