gift & gourmet business

Birmingham Bake & Cook Company Finds Inspiration at the Atlanta Gift Show

June 24, 2016

It’s trade show season here at Nashville Wraps, and we are excited to share our new collections in person. Our customer Susan Green, owner of Birmingham Bake & Cook Company, has been attending the Atlanta Gift Show for years.  She says, “One of the things I love about the Nashville Wraps‘ booth is that the displays […]

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Get Inspired with 4 Days of Expert Packaging Demos by Debbie Quintana!

June 16, 2016

We are thrilled to announce that Debbie Quintana, Business Coach for the Gifting Industry, will be representing Nashville Wraps at the Dallas Gift Show (June 23-26). She’ll be demonstrating expert packaging techniques all weekend: everything you need to know about Bow Making, Gift Baskets, Cello, Gift Wrapping and Gift Bags. Look for her in the World Trade Center, 12th […]

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Come Sail Away with our New Blue Indigo Collection

May 20, 2016
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Father’s Day is June 19, and Dads will love our Blue Indigo Collection with nautical-themed gift wrap, tissue and gift tags. The Indigo Stripe shopping bags are made from 40% recycled paper and combine popular navy and cream colors. This modern design will appeal to your younger customers as well. We especially like the cute rose […]

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Pink Olive – Bringing Love & Whimsy to New York City

May 13, 2016
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Grace Kang never thought she would leave her job as a successful fashion buyer for Bloomingdale’s, Saks and Barney’s to open a gift shop, but that is exactly what she did. She had been named Bloomingdale’s “Buyer of the Year” and excelled in the fashion industry, but Grace had to step out of her comfort zone […]

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Shops That Pop! – 7 Steps to Extraordinary Retail Success

April 29, 2016
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Today’s post is from guest blogger and market researcher Pam Danziger. She has released her brand new book for and about independent retailers: Shops That Pop! It is THE book every Nashville Wraps‘ brick and mortar customer needs to stand out in today’s competitive retail market. Pam offers practical, how-to tips you can start implementing today […]

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Kernels Nashville – Southern Gourmet Popcorn for Every Occasion

April 15, 2016
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You know you’re in Nashville when you go to your local popcorn shop and “Nashville Hot & Spicy” is on the menu – and it’s not chicken we’re talking about but popcorn. Kernels Gourmet Popcorn was born when three sisters – Amber, Erica and Jennifer – realized there was a market for fresh popcorn in their East […]

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Budget-Friendly & Fun: Paper Raffia Print & Metallics

April 8, 2016
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Have you seen our new Paper Raffia in Prints and Metallics? These small-scale patterns are so much fun tied on a cute gift box – no need for gift wrap! Almost like a wired ribbon, raffia has a “memory” so it’s great for creating simple bows.

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Monkey See, Monkey Do Goes Green After City’s Bag Ban

March 30, 2016
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When the city of Austin, Texas implemented a ban on single-use bags in 2013, local retailers had to make major changes in their packaging. The Austin bag ban required retailers to offer either reusable bags, paper bags made from at least 80% recycled paper or plastic bags with a minimum thickness of 4.0 mil. Gift shop Monkey See, Monkey Do […]

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Walker Creek Confections – A Local Favorite

March 25, 2016
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From the melt-in-your-mouth pecan pralines to the crunchy almond toffee topped with dark chocolate, I can personally attest to the fact that the candies made by our customer Walker Creek Confections in Watertown, Tenn., are delicious. If you stop in to visit them, you’ll get to try the candy, too – you can sample everything […]

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Celebrate Spring & Mother’s Day with Beautiful Packaging!

March 18, 2016
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All around us in Tennessee, trees are flowering, daffodils are blooming and the sun is shining. Spring is here at last! And with Easter (March 27) and Mother’s Day (May 8) coming so soon, we know many of our customers are looking for bright, fresh-as-a-daisy Spring packaging.

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