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Jeanice Croy
ShindigZ by Stumps
(260) 723-5171, ext. 1303

ShindigZ by Stumps Announces Launch of New Customized Banner Website
Company Taps into New Market, New Growth Opportunity

SOUTH WHITLEY, Ind., September 21, 2005 - The World's Largest Party Superstore just got a bit bigger.

ShindigZ by Stumps has launched a new customized banner website. The site features banners made of high-quality vinyl with designs for any theme or event. presents easy-to-shop categories for birthday, seasonal, special occasion, theme and school-related banners.

The weather-resistant banners start at $12.99 and can be used for graduations, fundraisers, birthdays, galas, school and corporate events, advertisements, and more. The customer needs to only choose the design and add the wording.

"Why a website devoted to banners? We feel that not only do we have a unique product, but a useful and versatile one as well," said ShindigZ by Stumps president, Jeanice Croy. "We produce all of our banners here, which is why we can beat our competitors' pricing."

Plus, there is a huge growth opportunity. Keeping with its mission statement of "Personalizing Life's Celebrations," Croy sees this site expanding to feature other types of signs, banners and murals. These items would be offered in a variety of materials with different printing options.

"The website not only complements our ShindigZ products," said Croy, "it allows us to reach a new customer base."

About Stumps
Since 1926, Stumps has been America’s leading supplier of prom and party supplies. Stumps ships products from its facilities in South Whitley, Ind. across the United States and around the world to 55 countries. With more than 46,000 products, 18 different catalogs, and eight distinct websites, Stumps provides customers with the complete party solution. Stumps was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst and Young in 1999 and one of “Indiana’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies” by the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. In 2000, Forbes Magazine named Stumps/ one of the “Top 400 Websites in America.” In 2002, Shep and Wendy Moyle, owners of Stumps, were named “Catalogers of the Year” by Catalog Success Magazine. Stumps is the fourth largest employer in Whitley County, Ind. More information about Stumps can be found at

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