What About Selling Gift Baskets on Consignment?

If you make gift baskets at home and don’t have any way within your residence to show off your designs to the general public, selling your gift baskets at another person’s store may be a great solution. Such an agreement between you and a brick-and-mortar retailer is known as selling on consignment. The traditional consignment […]

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Can You Use Someone Else’s Gift Basket Business Name?

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Movies made five or more years apart sometimes have the exact same title. The same is true for song names chosen by different bands and pizza retailers in New York City. So why can’t you, as a gift basket maker, use the same name that’s already established by another company? This answer starts with “it […]

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Why Electronic Newsletters Complement Your Gift Baskets

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There are many ways to keep customers interested in your gift baskets, and the best ways are the ones that don’t seem pushy about what you offer. Electronic newsletters fit into this category. You’ve heard this term which is also known as an e-newsletter or ezine, and at this point you receive at least one […]

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Tread Carefully When Adding These Items in Gift Baskets

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You can place many types of items in gift baskets. From stationery to baby items to linens, it seems that nothing is prohibited. But hold on; there are a handful of items that you cannot legally include. Here’s what the law states for most U.S.-based gift basket makers. If you are selling gift baskets, do […]

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Why Growing Big or Staying Small with Gift Baskets is the Right Choice

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When you make gift baskets, you’ll find many opportunities to showcase them, especially in places you didn’t consider when first thinking about this dynamic bundle of goodies. If you love pets and make pet clothing or accessories, those items can be made into a pet gift basket shown for sale at a street fair. The […]

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