The Original Poster Company (OPC) is the world’s leading distributor of greeting cards operating a franchise network across the UK, Ireland, Western Europe, the Americas and Australia. For over 30 years, our best-selling quality products have been sold through a wide variety of retailers, both... Read More


Opportunity to get:

  • Autonomous business model where you are your own boss
  • Turnover of £60,000 per annum with a 50% profit margin
  • A resilient business that continues during covid

OPC Greetings have been operating successfully in the UK for 30 years and have grown into one of the worlds leading consignment greeting card companies.

We have built a strong product portfolio to service our 6,000 accounts in the UK and are looking for new franchisees to join our growing company.

You would be selling a well developed, high quality range of greetings cards, calling in to retail stores such as Post Offices, Newsagents, Independent Stores to Multiple Retailers and major symbol groups including Spar, Nisa, Co-Op, Londis, MFG and Costcutter. As an essential business selling into stores which are currently open you are able to earn monies even during covid.

You can also sell on an agency basis a wide range of toys and stationery provided by Perkins Group Services, and can broaden the range further with a range medical and optical products designed for pharmacies and opticians.

We provide our franchisees with;

  • An exclusive territory with well established accounts
  • Access to independent, branded retailers and national accounts
  • Fast-selling and diverse card ranges covering all sending opportunities
  • Full training and on going sales support

If you are a motivated individual or couple looking to run your own home-based greeting card business and earn income from day one, please get in touch for further information.

We have opportunities in the following areas:

  • South West
  • Bristol/Bath
  • Salisbury
  • Bournemouth


You will need to purchase stock, estimated to be around £8000, for which funding will be provided.

You will have the opportunity to generate £40,000 of annual sales and £20,000 of profit, rising to a potential £60,000 sales and £30,000 profit if you can successfully develop the area.

Must have full use of estate car/small van and hold a full driving licence in order to visit and service stores.

Interested in starting a The Original Poster Company Franchise?

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