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Card Connection

Card Connection is the market leader in the franchised distribution of greeting cards and operates a Franchise Network which covers the UK and Ireland.

We supply around 14,000 outlets, from independent retailers through to major groups such as BP, Budgens, WH Smith (Motorway), Shell, BWG Spar in Ireland and C.J. Lang's Spar in Scotland.

Established in 1992, we are part of UK Greetings Ltd, the British subsidiary of one of the world's largest greeting card companies, American Greetings Inc.

We provide unrivalled service to the retailer, and have been described as one of the best run franchisees in the UK. We invest in people and are proud of our reputation as a caring and professional franchisor and employer. 

All of the franchises for sale are established businesses which offer a great opportunity.

Full size and cost details, plus a map of the geographical territory, are available by clicking the request info button on the right. If you find that your area of interest is not listed please contact us to get an update regarding status of that particular territory. 


Recent Card Connection News Stories

31.07.2015- Franchising- Your Are Not Alone

27.05.2015Card Connection Franchisees are Fit for Franchising

28.04.2015Card Connection Named as bfa Franchisor of the Year Finalist 2015

27.03.2015 - Card Connection to Create New 'Gold' Territory

23.02.2015 - London’s Calling for New Card Connection Franchisee

17.02.2015Card Connection Aims to ‘Make Mum’s Day’ with New Mother’s Day Range

02.12.2014Card Connection Recognises Tenacity & Team Spirit with Heidi Sulley Commemorative Cup

22.09.2014Card Connection Franchisee Adds to Territory

03.09.2014Card Connection’s Award Winning Franchisees to Retire After 19 Years

22.08.2014Card Connection Franchise is Family Affair

13.06.2014Card Connection Franchisees Record Best Ever Month for Card Sales


Interview with CEO

Interview with Michael Johnson, Managing Director of Card Connection

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Card Connection Franchisees See Sales up by 8%

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2016 is Positively Profitable for Card Connection Franchisees

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Card Connection Franchisee Keeps Business Profits in the Family

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Upcoming Expos

17th-18th February 2017, ExCeL, London

The Franchise Show 2017

8th–9th September 2017, RDS, Dublin

The Franchise Show Ireland

JUNE 15-17, 2017 | NEW YORK, NY

International Franchise Expo


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