What are the biggest retail shopping holidays…and how are you positioning yourself for them? Here are the top 11 retail holidays based on total spending. Adding a scratch off card to your marketing mix for any of these holidays is guaranteed to increase foot traffic into your location and boost overall sales revenue for the entire month of that holiday. Not only that, it's easy to create a scratch off promotion for you that is custom designed with your logo, graphics, theme, and prizes. Whether you're looking for 500 cards for a single location or up to 1 million cards for a national chain - no order is too small or too large for us to print, collate, pack and drop ship to your store or restaurants for the holidays!
Custom scratch off cards for the holidays are a phenomenal retail and restaurant promotion. A scratch off contest adds to the festive nature of the holiday, increases foot traffic to your store, and scratch off cards exponentially increase your sales revenues for that holiday month. Give away anything from a percentage off their next purchase with you, to company logo items, or entries into a main grand prize. Black Friday, Halloween, Back to School, St. Patrick's Day, Advent calendars, Labor Day, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day....whatever the holiday, we can create a scratch off promotion for you! Double the fun for your customers and increase your retail sales during the holidays with a scratch off card that's either handed out the month of that holiday or included with your online orders.
#1 RETAIL HOLIDAY: WINTER HOLIDAYS
Total spending: $682 billion
Why is this the biggest sales period? 20% of all retail sales for the year are done by people shopping for Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. Running a Black Friday scratch off contest, followed by a winter scratch off promotion that runs the entire month of December is a surefire way to end the year with record breaking sales!
TOP RETAIL HOLIDAYS BY REVENUE:
BACK TO SCHOOL: $30-55 billion
MOTHER’S DAY: $24 billion
EASTER: $18 billion
VALENTINE’S DAY: $18 billion
FATHER’S DAY: $16 billion
SUPER BOWL: $14 billion
HALLOWEEN: $9 billion
4TH OF JULY: $7 billion
GRADUATION: $5 billion
ST. PATRICK’S DAY: $5 billion
Sample Holiday Scratch Off Cards
Scratch off advent calendars are a festive and unique way to get your message across. Use these as a corporate wellness program where under each scratch off star is a new wellness tip for your employees to try. If you're a church, we will print inspirational and Biblical messages beneath each star for your congregation to discuss with their family.
We were excited to help Dillas with a custom holiday scratch off promotion. They wanted something that would reach their customers in the most effective way possible and increase restaurant revenues. These scratch off cards were handed out in their restaurant during December as a winter holiday promotion.
Cookies offers a wide range of discount school uniforms for boys and girls of all ages, grade levels and sizes. They also offer kids clothing and baby clothing. With 6 stores and an online webstore, their promotions center around the school year. This is a sample of a Labor Day scratch off contest we printed for Cookies to drive sales over the holiday.
For many retailers, Black Friday is the most critical shopping day of the year. That's one of the main reasons we print so many Black Friday scratch off cards! Handed out on the Friday following Thanksgiving or handed out the week leading up to Black Friday, these cards give customers an additional reason to shop with you on that critical day.
With over $9 billion in sales, Halloween is no longer just about costumes and candy. It's the second-biggest decorating holiday of the year behind Christmas. Scratch off cards with a Halloween theme will increase foot traffic in your stores and sky rocket your revenues. It's a fun holiday that just lends itself perfectly for a scratch off card that's fun to play!
Retailers rely on Black Friday as an indicator how their sales will be the rest of the year. Let scratch off cards take your revenues to a new level! Handed out on the Friday following Thanksgiving or handed out the week leading up to Black Friday, these cards give customers an additional reason to shop with you the rest of the season!
No matter what the holiday, whether it's Christmas, Halloween, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day...scratch off cards are a fun addition that will always increase your sales for that month! Customers love getting scratch off cards. They feel appreciated, it's exciting, and it encourages them to come back and shop that month so they receive a new card.
Halloween is the second-biggest holiday of the year, behind Christmas. Sales are over $9 billion! Scratch off cards with a Halloween theme will increase foot traffic in your stores and sky rocket your revenues. It's a fun holiday that just lends itself perfectly for a scratch off card that's fun to play! The scratch offs can even be in the shape of a pumpkin!
Hand out Halloween themed scratch off cards the week of Halloween or the entire month to drive foot traffic in your store and sales revenues. With over $9 billion in sales, Halloween is the second-biggest holiday of the year behind Christmas. Add a scratch off card to your marketing plans for the month of October and watch your profits soar!
Cookies offers a wide range of discount school uniforms for boys and girls of all ages, grade levels and sizes. They also offer kids clothing and baby clothing. With 6 stores and an online webstore, their promotions center around the school year. This is a sample of a Back to School scratch off contest we printed for Cookies to drive sales in August.
Plato's Closet ran a promo for St. Patrick's Day where the company thanked their customers for celebrating the holiday with them. People had to spend $50 to receive a scratch card. The scratch off card had to be used at time of time of checkout. It also needed to be filled in with their name and email, so the company was able to build a database.
WE DO NOT CHARGE FOR:
• No quantity minimum for any size card
• No charge for generating variable data
• No charge for multiple prize versions
• No charge for multiple scratch off areas
• No charge for custom scratch off shapes
• No set up fee
• Free graphic design on orders of 500+ cards
• No rush charges for custom scratch off cards
• Quantity: No minimum! Up to 2 million cards
• Size: Any size and any shape
• Popular Sizes: 2.25" x 3.5", 3" x 5", & 4" x 6"
• Prizes: Text, codes, barcodes, graphics
• Any # of prize versions you want
• Variable data printing
• No charge for generating data
• Supply your data or we can generate the data
• Secure scratch off latex ink
• Die cut & perforated
• We print in any language
• UV gloss or matte coating
• Complete graphic design services
• 1 week or less turnaround time
• NO SET UP OR RUSH CHARGES!
• Guaranteed global shipping with UPS
• Quotes returned within 24 hours
SECURE SCRATCH OFF INK
Our ink covers your prizes and data completely and scratches off clean. Don't cover your prizes and important data with a label that can peel off, be tampered with, or otherwise compromised. No matter how strong a label is, it can never compare to the security a latex ink offers.