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NinaCarmen Monroe

NinaCarmen started simply with GiftBasketsOverseas, writing product descriptions for the online catalog, but true to GBO form, she has worked her way through a number of departments. Now, she's our Director of Marketing and Business Development, helping to bring you exclusive promotions, expert content, and keeping track of customer experiences.

MasksForDoctors.org Gives PPE to Doctors & Nurses Fighting COVID-19

ARLINGTON, Mass., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — MasksForDoctors.org is humbled to be serving doctors and nurses around the USA by raising funds to send protective gear to hospitals overwhelmed with COVID-19 patients. On April 1, 2020, Masks For Doctors launched its fundraising effort with a team of professionals who are committed to direct action & serving the needs of heroic medical staff in the wake of the pandemic.  In less than a week, the organization has raised over half of its initial $50,000 goal. To date, their fundraising page has received over 350 donations, and 1,000 shares on Facebook.

Shields Like This Are Important To Slow The Spread of COVID-19 & Are Reusable

Putting on Santa’s Hat. Carmen Monroe, GBO Corporate Gift Specialist, Interviews Vanessa Voorham from SMT Shipping Company

I love hats. And I’ve gotten to wear a lot of them while working with Gift Baskets Overseas for almost 10 years. Although these days I wear the Director of Marketing hat most often, during the winter holidays I put on my Corporate Gift Specialist hat – like a toboggan full of Christmas spirit.

5 Ways to Reward Employees and Improve Your Workplace

No matter where you work, everyone enjoys being recognized and rewarded for the hard work they do. The same holds true for employees at your workplace. In my experience, team happiness spurs productivity and adds to the company’s overall success. By making your work environment happier, you can take care of your team and encourage them to keep up the good work. Positive reinforcement sets an example for everyone, demonstrating the kind of work you value.

Recognizing your team doesn’t need to be elaborate. The key to productive employee rewards is being thoughtful and creative. To give you a better idea, here are 5 ways how you can start rewarding your employees today so they stay happy, motivated and continue helping your company thrive.

5 Ways to Reward Employees

Gift Gurus Still Delivering Holiday Gifts Worldwide

Send chocolate gifts for kids and kids-at-heart for Christmas and New YearRunning late on Christmas gifts? Never fear! GiftBasketsOverseas.com is proudly accepting last-minute Christmas and New Year orders

ARLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GiftBasketsOverseas.com (GBO), the experts in international gift delivery, has welcomed the holiday season with open arms, and so many gifts for customers! In fact, GBO is still accepting last minute holiday orders for Christmas and New Year – and will continue to accept them even on December 25th. That’s dedication! Customers should note that the company reports it is experiencing its busiest season yet, and for a number of regions gifts ordered now will be delivered just after Christmas and before New Year. What does that mean for their customers?  If you know you want to order a gift, do it NOW! Some of the company’s most popular gifts are going out of stock fast.

“We have the biggest gift catalog we’ve ever had,” CEO Dmitriy Peregudov states. “Which is good, because it means so far there’s always an amazing second option if we run out of your first-choice gift.”

GiftBasketsOverseas.com Delivers More Gifts with Cyber Monday Sales

GiftBasketsOverseas.com proudly announces incentives for early holiday ordering.

Send holiday gifts around the world with GiftBasketsOverseas.comARLINGTON, Mass., Nov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GiftBasketsOverseas.com, the experts in international gift delivery, is charging into the holiday season with goodies for everyone! In anticipation of Cyber Monday, the company has already started rolling out savings on its website, and in e-mail campaigns. But the company’s best sale is on the day itself: on Cyber Monday – November 26, 2018, customers will enjoy $20 USD off individual orders over $100. “It’s a really good day to get your Christmas shopping done, and you can do it right from home,” says Dmitriy Peregudov, Chief Gift Officer.

GiftBasketsOverseas.com hasn’t forgotten its corporate and bulk customers, either. Besides having rolled out deep discounts for bulk orders completed by the end of the month, GiftBasketsOverseas.com is also corporate customers just how easy it is to include domestic orders as well. The company is sweetening deal by offering free shipping on customers’ domestic orders. Now, corporate customers who want to send gifts to people in their own countries will enjoy free shipping on those gifts. Such incentives are designed to make being generous around the holidays easier, even for small and mid-sized businesses.

Corporate Gifts with fine chocolates, excellent wines, and enough to share are their specialty.Discounts aren’t the only thing GBO has to offer. This year’s gift selection has gotten even larger, with every country’s catalog getting an influx of new gourmet, wine, and sweet selections just in time for the season. The company has also updated its selection of gifts that are offered nearly worldwide, making it possible for customers to send the same gift to everyone on their holiday list: https://www.giftbasketsoverseas.com/gifts/worldwide-corporate-gift-baskets.php.

The companies’ 24/7 staff is, like always, ready to assist with questions, ordering, and even suggestions on what gift to that special someone for Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year, and more!

About GiftBasketsOverseas.com

GiftBasketsOverseas.com is an A-ranked, BBB-accredited company based in the United States that specializes in delivering high quality gifts to over 200 countries. Everyone in the company is committed to delighting customers with superior service and extraordinary accessibility through a wide array of ordering channels & 24/7 availability. The company maintains a work environment where each employee is encouraged to become their best self through a balance of autonomy and team-work, constant professional & self-improvement, and – above all – respect for each customer & each other. GiftBasketsOverseas.com is renowned globally for providing online ordering convenience, multilingual customer service, and secure payment options. Learn more at www.GiftBasketsOverseas.com.  

International Gift Company is Topping The Charts

GiftBasketsOverseas.com makes it onto the Inc. 500|5000 list for the 6th year in the row!

ARLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — GiftBasketsOverseas.com, the experts in international gift delivery, is once again celebrating its induction onto the Inc. 500|5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. This is the company’s 6th year on the list, ranking 4802 for 2018. To make it on the list more than once is an accomplishment, but to make it 6 years in a row is incredibly rare – only 6% of companies have ever received the honor. However, it is to be expected from a company that prides itself not only in growth, but customer support. GiftBasketsOverseas.com shares its place on the Inc.500|5000 list with companies like Microsoft and Vizio, who have also prided themselves on listening to customer feedback and demand to make changes, something owner Dmitriy Peregudov takes to heart.

International Gift Delivery Company Helps Customers Preserve Rain Forests

ARLINGTON, Mass., July 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — GiftBasketsOverseas.com, the experts in international gift delivery, is proud to announce its newest charitable initiative. As part of its efforts to ‘pay it forward’ and to help preserve some of the most important resources on the globe, the company has worked to partner with charities with personal meanings, and long reaching impact. This summer they are proud to announce its new partnership with Rainforest Trust – a U.S.-based conservation nonprofit organization founded in 1988 that protects vital habitat around the world for species, communities, and the planet.

GiftBasketsOverseas.com Rainforest Trust make giving gifts a planet

The Rainforest Trust is a U.S.-based conservation nonprofit organization that is dedicated to protecting vital habitats around the world. Preserving them not only for threated species, but for local communities and the planet. Now, GiftbasketsOverseas.com will donate 10% of the retail sale price of each gift purchased from the Gifts to Save our Planet catalog to Rainforest Trust for such programs as the SAVES Challenge, Saving the Lost Forest of Madagascar, Protecting Endangered Parrots in Mexico and many others.

“It’s a big deal to us” says Carmen Monroe, Director of Marketing. “Part of our job is to help bridge the gap between loved ones, no matter the distance. Taking steps to help preserve our wildlife and planet for future generations helps us connect our past and future as well.”

The Rainforest Trust has worked to safeguard over 18 million acres of wildlife habitat around the world since 1988.  Their mission is to help preserve a healthy and balanced ecosystem, in some of the world’s most easily overlooked areas, because they are furthest away from people. The CEO of GiftBasketsOverseas.com hopes that adding the company to the cause will give a little more visibility to an issue that doesn’t seem obvious when you’re surrounded by more buildings than plants.

All eligible gifts for the Rainforest Trust donations are clearly marked with a banner, reminding you that by buying a gift you are also donating to charity. You don’t have to do anything but spoil your loved one with a gift from the selection, which you can find in full here: Gifts to Save our Planet.

With endless weddings, birthdays, holidays, anniversaries, and other reasons you were already giving, now is the best time to help your gift mean just a little bit more. As always, GiftBasketsOverseas.com’s excellent 24/7 customer service team is available by phone, chat, e-mail, social media, and more to answer any questions you have.

About Rainforest Trust

Rainforest Trust is a leading international conservation organization that has been steadfast in its mission for 30 years to save endangered species through the purchase and protection of imperiled tropical habitats in partnership with local partners and communities. Since its founding in 1988, Rainforest Trust has helped protect over 18 million acres of rainforest and other tropical habitats in more than 125 project sites around the world. Presently, Rainforest Trust is working to establish a network of over 190 protected areas toward its goal of strategically protecting 50 million acres by 2020. Rainforest Trust has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, and 100 percent of project gifts directly fund vital conservation action. For more information, visit www.RainforestTrust.org.

GiftBasketsOverseas.com Upgrades Your Data Protection with GDPR Compliance for All Customers

GiftBasketsOverseas.com has always protected your privacy and personal data, keeping it secure and never sharing it with third parties. Now we’re taking that security to a new level, and ensuring we remain in compliance with the new GDPR rules from the EU. Since we have always valued your privacy and security, we’re rolling out these improvements for all our customers around the world – not just those based in the EU.

GiftBasketsOverseas.com & GDPR Updates

As a result of the updates, you’ll notice a few changes:

GOAL: A Complaint Strategy for Creating Customer Loyalty

Grumpy customers with grievances can feel like a headache, but a GOAL-oriented complaint strategy will turn your customer’s criticism into an opportunity to create an avid promoter. Customers with problems are almost ten times more likely to be vocal about their experience with your company. You want them being vocal about how you changed their bad experience into a great one. Today, you’ll get a simple strategy for changing your biggest complainers into cheerleaders for your brand.
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Easy Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Recipe for Beginners

Here’s the gluten-free chocolate cake recipe ALL your friends and family can enjoy! As gift experts, we know the best celebrations include presents as well as something handmade with a personal touch. Nothing shows your love like baking a cake to go with their birthday gift basket or anniversary dinner, but for those with celiac disease, a flour-based cake is a painfully tempting gesture. Getting started with gluten-free baking requires some extra knowledge and practice. If you’re an amateur baker, learning basic baking tricks won’t help much, since they are often based on gluten-filled ingredients. But either an amateur or a pro, here we’ve got an easy, celiac-friendly gluten-free chocolate cake recipe to get you started.

Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Recipe for Beginners

There are plenty of gluten-free cakes recipes out there. Some are too wordy, others are too complicated, or just include too many uncommon ingredients. To make sure you first gluten-free baking experience is completely positive, we’ve chosen a simple, classic recipe anyone will enjoy (both making and eating!). A gluten-free makeover of an old time favorite chocolate cake, this recipe includes only 11 ingredients and is made in 8 simple steps. Happy gluten-free baking!