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Posh Pretzels from Tarrytown to Hollywood

May 22, 2015
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In the picturesque village of Tarrytown in Westchester County, NY – just 30 miles north of New York City – a young AnnMarie D’Erasmo had a passion. She began a small business making chocolate covered fruits and sweets for friends and neighbors out of her home. While she loved making the products and experimenting with [...]

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Strings for Hope – Curing Hunger One Bracelet at a Time

May 15, 2015
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Laura Wilson of White Bluff, Tennessee would sit and watch her guitar builder husband as he would throw hundreds of old guitar strings in the trash. She thought it was such a waste of great metal. What she didn’t know is strings are made from mixed metals and cannot be recycled therefore they just end up [...]

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Summer Gift & Gourmet Shows are Heating Up!

May 8, 2015
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Summer is just around the corner and that means the gift and gourmet shows are as well. Nashville Wraps will be attending five great shows (listed below) this year. Our trade show staff is so excited to showcase our new holiday designs. Be the first to see our exciting new designs in person and receive [...]

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Ladybug Gifts is Spreading the Luck in this Derby Town

May 1, 2015
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If you’ve ever witnessed the Kentucky Derby in Louisville, you know it’s a big deal. Beautiful Churchill Downs transforms into a sea of incredible race horses along with big hats, big celebrities and big money. One of Louisville’s finest gift shops for all things Derby is Ladybug Gifts in Prospect, KY, just 20 minutes northeast of [...]

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Goo Goo Clusters – Nashville’s Candy for Over 100 Years

April 24, 2015
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Back in 1912, America’s first combination candy bar was invented. It all started at Standard Candy Company in downtown Nashville. The Goo Goo Cluster recipe was a joint undertaking by Mr. Howell Campbell, Sr., and Mr. Porter Moore, the original plant supervisor. Mr. Campbell blended chocolate in a copper kettle, the same way fine whiskey [...]

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From Miami to “Cupcake Wars”, Bunnie Cakes is One Incredible Gluten-Free Bakery

April 3, 2015
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Mariana Cortez started baking out of her house and was making a cake for her oldest son Luke who was turning 2 at the time, but not just any cake would do. Luke had recently been diagnosed with a speech delay and had a dairy allergy. So Mariana decided to switch him to a gluten free/casein-free diet [...]

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Tissue Paper for All Things Practical & All Things Fun

March 27, 2015
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Tissue paper is probably a staple in your store. Since there is no better selection of USA made, 100% recycled wholesale tissue paper than Nashville wraps, we want to share with you some creative ideas along with practical tips for our tissue. A really fun way to dress up your store window is using tissue on [...]

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13 Must-Have iPad Apps to Run Your Retail Store and Increase Sales by Shopify

February 27, 2015
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Running your retail store from your iPad or other tablet has never been easier. From the deluge of apps available these days, we’ve narrowed it down to 13 excellent apps, thanks to our guest blogger and the Content Crafter for Shopify, Humayun Khan. We love that his role is helping merchants to run their retail stores more [...]

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Put a Positive Spin on It

February 6, 2015
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After watching the Super Bowl, the halftime show and even the commercials I came away with one general overall theme… “A Positive Spin.” Could this be the start of something good? Almost all of the big dollar commercials were more lessons in how to live together than what they were selling. But then, wouldn’t you [...]

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Let Etsy Introduce Your Handmade Items to a Global Marketplace

January 30, 2015
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Do you make handmade items like jewelry, clothing, accessories or even wedding or craft products? You could be selling them to a world-wide audience on Etsy. Unlike Amazon or eBay, Etsy is designed for creative entrepreneurs to sell what they make or curate to shoppers looking for products they can’t find anywhere else. Founded in 2005 [...]

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