Hallmark Cards Inc. has removed a blue and silver roll of gift wrap from circulation after a customer complained that she saw a swastika embedded in the design.
Hallmark Cards announced Monday that between 125 to 150 jobs will be cut during the next 15 to 20 months by eliminating party wares, which they said weren’t meeting revenue expectations.
Greeting card giant Hallmark said Thursday that it shouldn’t have changed the lyrics to “Deck the Halls” on a new holiday ornament that stirred a backlash from customers online.
125 schools set to participate in program.
Hallmark says the job cuts are prompted by disappointing financial results during the recession and slow recovery.
Kansas City business leaders tried unsuccessfully to keep Missouri from leaving the Big 12 Conference including former University of Missouri president Gary Forsee.