Card Factory PLC casts itself greeting cards specialist. The company designs, sources, prints, distributes, and sells greeting cards and other related gift items. Dean Hoyle established the company in 1993 in partnership with his wife, Janet. However, it is in 1997 that the company opened its first store.
The company operates through two segments of Card Factory that provides single cards for everyday occasions such as weddings, birthdays and anniversaries. The Getting Personal segment offers gift dressing made up of gift-wraps, bags, boxes, tags, and bows.
Card Factory PLC sells its products through various retail locations, including shopping centers retail and its websites.
Headquartered in Wakefield the United Kingdom, the company has its stock listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250.