TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY HALLMARK STAYS WINNING WITH CVS SOLE SUPPLIER POWER PLAY!!!
Here's a bit of corporate talk for the late night that deserves more than a bit of consideration because it features a Kansas City company fighting for survival and reportedly winning the battle.
To wit . . .
TKC TIPSTERS TELL US THAT HALLMARK JUST SECURED A HUGE DEAL AT CVS!!!
This bit of nice news is important because we're soon to enter greeting card season and and it's always nice to get a check or some cash from old school relatives who still have some manners and remember to send cards that FB messages and e-mails always struggle to replicate.
Accordingly . . . We're putting this on blast because we haven't seen this anywhere else but it's good news, slightly edited but still offers a peek at a Kansas City company making real world progress. Take a look:
A win for Kansas City: Hallmark wins as sole CVS supplier
Beginning in early 2019, the 4,400 CVS stores . . . Should begin converting their greeting card departments to the Hallmark brand. When the conversion is completed, Hallmark will (could???) be the sole greeting card supplier for more than 8,000 CVS stores . . .
"The CVS contract is estimated to be worth more than $3.5 billion over the life of the agreement," . . . "We won this business because we are focused on aggressively pursuing new distribution by providing customized retailer solutions and by proving Hallmark's performance advantage over our competitor."
When added to the CVS win, in 2016 Hallmark has accumulated more than $4 billion in greetings contracts.
Developing . . .