We’re hiring a part-time retail associate in Portland, ME!

We’re growing again! We’re looking for a retail all-star to join our team as Retail Sales Associate in our Portland, ME store! Do you love pretty paper, hand-made objects of beauty, dreamy wedding stationery and gut-bustingly-hilarious greeting cards? If so, you might be just the gal or guy we are looking for!

We like to think we’re a pretty fun group of people to work with and we are certain that our customers are just about the best people around. Take a peek below at the position and apply by emailing us your resume, cover letter telling us why you’d be a great fit. We will be conducting interviews over the next few days in our Portland store and hope to have the position filled quickly.

RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE – PORTLAND, ME
The position in a nutshell:
In this role, you’ll be helping our amazing customers fulfill their every stationery wish in our Portland retail boutique. You’ll be responsible for greeting customers, answering questions (and the phone!), completing sales, helping with merchandising/display and general storefront upkeep. This is a part-time position (approximately 15-20 hours per week) with room for growth. Weekend availability is a must.

About You:
– You have retail experience.
– You are passionate about customer service and providing an exceptional experience.
– You are outgoing, personable, and comfortable thinking quickly on your feet.
– You are self motivated and a quick learner.
– You are comfortable working alone and within a team.
– You love dogs, babies, donuts and champagne. Or some combination of those at the very least.

Posted by Gus & Ruby Letterpress at 11:40 am

Shop with us this holiday season!

 

We hope you’ll join us for some holiday cheer (and great shopping) this coming weekend at our Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday events! Events will take place at both the Portland, ME store and Portsmouth, NH store.

BLACK FRIDAY: Friday, November 24
• Open 9am-8pm
• Take 10% off your entire in-store purchase
• With your purchase, you’ll have the chance to win a jam-packed goodie box full of $100+ worth of product

One chance to win per customer, per day with purchase. A total of 40 boxes will be given away between both stores on Friday + Saturday and 1 box will be given away on Monday – totaling over $4k in product giveaways! Custom orders + gift card purchases are excluded from discounts. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY: Saturday, November 25
• Open 9am-8pm
• We’ll have treats for the early birds
• Take 10% off your entire in-store purchase
• With your purchase, you’ll have the chance to win a jam-packed goodie box full of $100+ worth of product
•Receive a coupon to use in the month of December

One chance to win per customer, per day with purchase. A total of 40 boxes will be given away between both stores on Friday + Saturday and 1 box will be given away on Monday – totaling over $4k in product giveaways! Custom orders + gift card purchases are excluded from discounts. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

 

CYBER MONDAY: Monday, November 27
• 20% off your online purchase
• With you purchase, you’ll have the chance to win a jam-packed goodie box full of $100+ worth of product!
• As always, orders over $65 ship free!

Join us at our Grand Opening Celebration in Portland!

Join us this weekend at our Portland store Grand Opening Celebration this weekend – we’ll have storewide discounts, giveaways and yummy food. Click here for additional details!

The celebration will take place during normal business hours: 10am – 6pm on Saturday and 10am – 5pm on Sunday. There will be a limited amount of food and prizes, but you are guaranteed at least 10% off (and could be up to 40% off!) your purchase throughout the entire weekend!

 

Posted by Gus & Ruby Letterpress at 5:46 pm

We’re hiring part-time retail associates in Portsmouth, NH!

We’re growing again! We’re looking for two retail all-stars to join our team as Retail Sales Associates in our Portsmouth, NH store! Do you love pretty paper, hand-made objects of beauty, dreamy wedding stationery and gut-bustingly-hilarious greeting cards? If so, you might be just the gal or guy we are looking for!

We like to think we’re a pretty fun group of people to work with and we are certain that our customers are just about the best people around. Take a peek below at the position and apply by emailing us your resume, cover letter telling us why you’d be a great fit. We will be conducting interviews over the next few weeks in our Portsmouth store and hope to have the position filled quickly.

RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE – PORTSMOUTH, NH
The position in a nutshell:
In this role, you’ll be helping our amazing customers fulfill their every stationery wish in our Portsmouth retail boutique. You’ll be responsible for greeting customers, answering questions (and the phone!), completing sales, helping with merchandising/display and general storefront upkeep. This is a part-time position (approximately 15-20 hours per week) with room for growth.

About You:
– You have retail experience.
– You are passionate about customer service and providing an exceptional experience.
– You are outgoing, personable, and comfortable thinking quickly on your feet.
– You are self motivated and a quick learner.
– You are comfortable working alone and within a team.
– You love dogs, babies, donuts and champagne. Or some combination of those at the very least.

Posted by Gus & Ruby Letterpress at 10:56 am

Meet the author of Erin Bakes Cake at our book launch event!


Join us Thursday, September 7th from 4:30-6pm for a book signing and cake tasting with celebrated baker (and Seacoast local!), Erin Gardner. Erin will be on-site sampling goodies and chatting about her newest book, Erin Bakes Cake. In her second book, Erin – a former pastry chef and acclaimed wedding cake baker – shares her secrets about how to use a few foundation recipes to create hundreds of variations of flavor, texture and look. She gives tips of the trade and practical tools for the at-home baker to create fun, unique cakes that taste as good as they look.

Ask questions, talk flavors, and chat about decorating with Erin and enjoy bites from her incredible recipes. Plus, you’ll sip bubbly and enjoy a 10% storewide discount, to boot!

The first 20 people to buy Erin’s book at the event will also leave with a fabulous goodie bag of decorating supplies from Erin herself.

What: Book launch for Erin Bakes Cake
When: Thursday, September 7th from 4:30-6pm
Where: Gus & Ruby Letterpress, Portsmouth NH

 

Posted by Gus & Ruby Letterpress at 2:19 pm