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February 6, 2019

For Retailers:
Good news: the wedding registry season is here! Consider these facts:

1. This year 2.5 million weddings will occur in the U.S. That's 2.5 million potential gift registries for your store. :)

2. Amazon, Zola, and Crate & Barrel make millions from gift registry purchases. You will, too.

3. The average gift registry purchase is $142, and the average registry receives over $1,000 in gifts.

4. The online gift registry business is ...
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Tags: gift registry, preparation, $BRC-registry-tent-1, $BRC-registry-decal-1
February 5, 2019

For Retailers:
Good news: the wedding registry season is here! Consider these facts:

1. This year 2.5 million weddings will occur in the U.S. That's 2.5 million potential gift registries for your store. :)

2. Amazon, Zola, and Crate & Barrel make millions from gift registry purchases. You will, too.

3. The average gift registry purchase is $142, and the average registry receives over $1,000 in gifts.

4. The online gift registry business is ...
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Tags: gift registry, preparation, $BRC-registry-tent-1, $BRC-registry-decal-1
February 5, 2019

For Retailers:
Good news: the wedding registry season is here! Consider these facts:

1. This year 2.5 million weddings will occur in the U.S. That's 2.5 million potential gift registries for your store. :)

2. Amazon, Zola, and Crate & Barrel make millions from gift registry purchases. You will, too.

3. The average gift registry purchase is $142, and the average registry receives over $1,000 in gifts.

4. The online gift registry business is ...
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Tags: gift registry, preparation, $BRC-registry-tent-1, $BRC-registry-decal-1
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January 31, 2019

Wedding registry gifts are starting to include: Venmo. That's right, guests are starting to simply Venmo their 'gifts' to newlyweds, reports today's New York Post.

While at first glance this bypasses traditional gift giving routes like a store's gift registry, there is a silver lining. Your store can accept Venmo. Encourage brides to buy goods from you via Venmo. This adds a step, but the bride getting a nice gift (and the money getting to your store) is all that counts.
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Tags: ny post, venmo, gift registry, money, paper check
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January 30, 2019

Amy Stavis in Tableware Today shares that 47% of New Jersey Millennials live with their parents, and nationally 74% aren’t married. This translates into a smaller gift registry market than 40 or 20 years ago.

With that said, Crate &Barrel, Target, and Zola are selling millions of registry gifts. Why shouldn’t your store? The gift registry market is easy pickings for stores that sell cups and plates. You already have the stock and offering the service costs almost nothing. And ...
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Tags: Amy stavis, tabelware today, millenials, gift registry
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Event Date: Thursday, January 17 - Friday, January 18
Shared: January 15, 2019
Location: Dallas Market Center

In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day. This translates into millions of dollars in online sales. Don't let Target and Amazon get these orders. These brides should be registering at your store. Let us help you.

Join us to learn the 7 secrets to grow your registry business.

Please pick your date:

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Thursday, January 17th at 5 pm
Keith Smith Showroom
World Trade Center / Sui...
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Event date: Thursday, January 17 - Friday, January 18
Tags: dallas, seminar, gift registry
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Event Date: Friday, January 18
Shared: January 3, 2019
Location: Dallas Market Center (Suite 2420)

You're invited:

Ryan Associates and Bridge invite you to grow your registry business. In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day--they should be registering at your store. Let us help you get picked by them.

Event details:

When:
Friday, January 18th at 5 pm

What:
7 Ways to Increase Your Gift Registry Sales

Where:
Trademart Building, Suite 2420
Across from the Lamont Showroom
Dallas Market Center<...
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Event date: Friday, January 18
Tags: dallas, dmc
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November 29, 2018

Amazon hacked people’s registries and put stuff in them that the registrants didn’t want, reports today’s WSJ. And it made millions of dollars in doing so.

What it did may even be a crime. See today’s WSJ for the full story.



Tags: Gift registry, amazon, wsj, hacking, decpetive advertising
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Event Date: Friday, January 11
Shared: October 31, 2018
Location: Casafina Showroom in Atlanta

Join Us in Atlanta at Casafina

Casafina and Bridge invite you to grow your registry business.
In 2019, thousands of brides will register each day--they should be registering at your store. Let us help you get picked by them.

Event details:

When: Friday, January 11th at 5 pm

What: How to Increase Your Registry Sales

Where: Casafina and Costa Nova's new showroom.
Building 2 / 12th floor / #1208

Who: Jason Solarek w...
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Event date: Friday, January 11
Tags: seminar, atlanta, casafina
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October 3, 2018

How much is a gift registry worth? On average, about $1,000. That's why Zola is giving $50 to brides to register. Bridge recommends that stores meet or beat this amount and give $60. :)



Tags: michael c fina, zola, start a new registry
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September 13, 2018

How does Crate & Barrel lure in brides? Here are six benefits that it promotes in its recent catalog:
1. Private label items.
2. 10% off items.
3. Free shipping on items over $99.
4. Events.
5. Two free wine glasses.
6. Nice software.

Tags: Crate and barrel, gift registry
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August 19, 2018

How can your store succeed in 2018?
Here are 4 questions to ask your business:

1. How many items does your online store offer from each brand that you sell?
You'll want to make a list with 3 columns: one with the brand and one with the approximate number of items on your site. In the third column, enter in the total number of items offered by the brand. Shoppers often seek the website with the greatest selection.

For which brands are you missing the most it...
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August 19, 2018


How important is adding a picture to a couple's wedding registry?

Bridge researched this and found that registries with a couple's picture generated $260 more in sales than those without a picture--a 21% sales boost.

Bridge reviewed 1,883 registries that occurred in 2017 and 2018 from 15 U.S.-based indie retailers with brick and mortar locations. We found these trends:

1. If a registry has a picture of the couple/registrant, the average purchase was ...
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July 31, 2018

Wedding Bells are already ringing for 2019! We are beyond thrilled to welcome Casey Faircloth and her fiancé Bryant Wood to Royal Gifts as they have selected their registry with us. We look forward to working with them and if you would like to view their gift registry please visit our website or Click Here To Visit Registry

Tags: wedding, congratulations, bride, groom
July 28, 2018


Happy Shower Day to our bride Nikki Owen! We are so excited to have her at Royal Gifts. Feel free to visit our website to view Nikki’s gift registry selection at royalgifts.bridgecatalog.com

Tags: shower day, Nikki Owen
May 18, 2018

Think that your gift registry business is “safe”? Zola just got another $100,000,000 in funding to steal your local customers. How are you going to work harder and work smarter to keep and grow your registry business?

Read the full article here:
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/03/wedding-startup-zola-just-received-a-pretty-sweet-gift-100-millio...
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Tags: Zola, vc, funding
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May 18, 2018

Thanks to Carol Schroeder and her team at Orange Tree Imports for sharing this mention about Bridge on their Facebook page.
Check our Orange Tree's registry here:
https://orangetreeimports.bridgecatalog.com/registry.cfm

They have 4 couples registered!

Tags: orange tree imports, Carol Schroeder, royal wedding, gift registry
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May 14, 2018

If you're new to gift registries, you're in for a fun experience! Rickey Heroman's offers an online Bridal and Gift Registry so you can choose from the thousands of gifts we offer on our website to create the ultimate wish list.

Click Here for More Info

Tags: registry, weddings, gifts, shop indie. $AGL-G128, AGL-P128, $BTZ-5950
May 10, 2018


FOR RETAILERS

Watch the New Training Webinar:
Quickly Process Gift Registry Orders
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You have tons of gift registry orders--but what if you're wasting time by processing them incorrectly?

Good news: in our new training webinar we show you how to quickly--and correctly--process registry orders.

Watch webinar:
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Tags: bridal registry, wedding registry, training, bridgewebinarvideo, jason solarek
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Event Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - Thursday, May 10, 2018
Shared: May 3, 2018

FOR RETAILERS

New Webinar:
Bridal Season Bootcamp

Choose your webinar time:
+ Tuesday, May 8 at 4:30 pm EST
+ Wednesday, May 9 at 11:00 am EST
+ Thursday, May 10 at 11:00 am EST
+ Thursday, May 10 at 5:30 pm EST

About:
Get yourself and your website ready for brides and bridal customers.

You'll learn to:
+ Quickly update registry orders.
+ Avoid common mistakes.
+ Spend less time at your computer.
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Event date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - Thursday, May 10, 2018
Tags: bridal season training
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