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. BannerZbyShindigZ.com 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
"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."
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/ShindigZ.com 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