Business Holiday Card Ideas for Clients and Employees

Holiday cards remain tangible reminders of the holiday cheer and wishes for a long time. Getting a colorful and delightfully personalized holiday card in the mail evoke special and often nostalgic feeling among the recipients.

Untitled design Holiday gift cards haven’t gone anywhere. Facts and figures show that holiday cards remain as popular as ever even in this digital age of e-cards and digital wishes. For businesses, sending a holiday card is the best way to add a personal touch for their holiday promotions.  The recipients will truly appreciate the fact that you took time and effort to write a note and send it to their mailbox.

Sharing that goodwill will make a key part of business promotions especially in the tough times of 2020. We have a quick list of holiday gift card ideas that will make it easy for you to get the best cards quite early into the holiday season.

Why holiday gift cards

Here are some facts and figures that prove why holiday cards are  a great investment in holiday season promotions.

*U.S. consumers purchase approximately 6.5 billion greeting cards each year, generating around $8 billion in annual sales!

*More than 1.3 billion holiday cards were mailed in 2018, which was 3.8 percent more over a three-year period.

*75% of consumers send holiday cards because they know it will make their recipients feel special

*8 of 10 people agree that greeting cards can’t be replaced by social media!

*Holiday greeting cards made about 43% of all U.S. household personal correspondence in 2018

(Source :  USPS Household Diary Study)

Gift card ideas to consider

Now that you have some  great reasons to think of holiday gift cards this season, here are a few gift card ideas that will help you get started

A magnetic calendar

Include a customized calendar magnet along with your holiday gift card to make sure that they will see your message for the whole year. Light weight and compact, calendar magnets make excellent mailer gifts to consider.

Refrigerator Calendar Magnets 20 Mil


Easy to mail out, custom pens are crowd pleasers in their own right. Choose from a wide range of models and colors to match the holiday theme.

Wispy Stainless Steel Pens

Bottle opener keychains

Make the holiday happy hours of your clients enjoyable with bottle opener keychains. You can even choose Christmas themed models like Elk Shape Bottle Opener Keychains  to enhance the experience.

Elk Shape Bottle Opener Keychains

How to make your holiday cards special

Handwritten notes will add a personal touch to your holiday cards and make them extra special. You can thank them for their support and patronage and convey the seasonal greetings and wishes for New Year personal and thoughtful.

Not sure how to go about it? Browse our collection of custom holiday gifts to choose the best handouts for your clients and customers.  Make sure to get your gifts early to get the undivided attention of your audience and evade possible postal delays that can happen due to the pandemic situation. Happy shopping!