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Progressive Greetings

Progressive Greetings Worldwide is the market leading trade magazine for the greeting card industry and the official journal of the Greeting Card Association. This editorially led magazine provides a valuable insight into publishers, new products, industry issues and the news of the day.

PG Buzz is the online hub for the magazine.

There is plenty of opportunity to be featured for free in the magazine in editorial sections such as Innovations, the new product showcase which is in every issue, in News or in a special Focus or feature.

The Features List details which topics are covered in different issues throughout the year. Art Source is a monthly section devoted to different artists' and writers' work, with one artist being selected for an in-depth feature. This is also a free editorial section.

Progressive Greetings is accompanied by various targeted publications. These include: Showtime Worldwide, an annual guide to trade fairs at home and abroad; The Trade Source Book - a handy guide to the specialist trade suppliers and how to workbest with them, The Licensing Source Book, covering every aspect of art and brand licensing, as well as specific supplements such as Focus on Art Cards, Focus on Giftwrap, Focus on Humour and Focus on Kids.

The only monthly greeting card magazine in the world, Progressive Greetings has a circulation of 5,000 subscribers in over 50 countries and is available through an annual subscription. You can also read it online here.

Progressive Greetings is a a subscription only magazine. Subscription rates are:

UK Overseas
£50 for one year £75 for one year
£85 for two years £125 for two years
£110 for three years £165 for three years


Jacqueline Brown: Editor

Warren Lomax: Advertising Director

Gale Astley: Deputy Editor

Mike Foster: Subscriptions
Tel: 020 8943 9541
Fax: 020 7607 6411

Progressive Greetings Worldwide
Max Publishing
United House
North Road
London N7 9DP
Tel: 020 7700 6740

  • Progressive Greetings Live

    The only dedicated greeting card trade fair in the world, the show includes the major and medium sized publishers as well as a special area, Springboard@PG Live, a potent 'hub' of small and emerging card publishers.

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  • The Henries

    The Henries Awards are 'Oscars' of the greeting card industry and open to entries from all UK greeting card publishers. With the gala evening taking place at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, this is the glitziest event in the greeting card industry calendar.

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  • Innovations

    This is the free editorial showcase of new range releases, which is in every copy of Progressive Greetings magazine.

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