CBAggregator: Christian products industry in the news

April 27, 2016 / by / 0 Comment

MercyMe song surpasses 2 million downloads; Set Free Global Summit explores dangers of pornography; music festival marks its 20th anniversary; Lecrae tells his story; Michael W. Smith’s son continues musical legacy; and much more.

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Turn customers into cheerleaders

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Register now for CBA’s marketing webinar at 11 a.m. April 27, or view this training and many other webinars online. Topics include customer service, hosting in-store events, merchandising, and much more.

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Gilead acquires Enclave

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Gilead Publishing has announced the acquisition of science fiction house Enclave Publishing. Enclave Publisher Steve Laube will continue to oversee the imprint.

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Dayspring, FTD partner for moms

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FTD has launched a unique collaboration with Dayspring to offer high-quality, artisan-designed floral arrangements and faith-based gifts as part of their partnership with Hallmark. This collection includes inspirational floral

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LifeWay HQ News

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According to the Nashville Business Journal, LifeWay Christian Resources paid $5.5 million for land at the back part of the major Capitol View development. LifeWay completed its land purchase two hours before holding a

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Store reaches milestone

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Carolina Christian Supply (Winston-Salem, NC) celebrated its 30th anniversary on April 1. Co-owners Carol Sheets and Jean Moynihan credit their store’s success to its outreach to churches. Both women previously worked for

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Book award news

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The Independent Book Publishers Association announced the 2016 Benjamin Franklin Book Awards gold medalists; and the Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Awards released the names of its 2016 winners.

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BISG Summit in May

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BISG’s Making Information Pay Summit will be held May 26. MIP: The Business Case for Corporate Citizenship in Publishing is a daylong event of practical sessions featuring data-heavy keynotes, case studies, and group discussions

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Duck Dynasty stars debut product

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Duck Dynasty’s Sadie Robertson releases her first novel this June and embarks on a “Live Original” tour this fall; while co-star Missy Robertson has created her own jewelry line and ministry to women.

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Target backlash

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Amidst growing consumer backlash over Target’s announcement that it will allow men in women’s bathrooms and changing rooms, Faith Driven Consumer is calling on its community of 41 million who spend $2 trillion annually to

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