Yes, you can make money selling greeting cards. Many retailers are proof of that.
When you buy greeting cards wholesale, then markup to retail & sell them, you make money. 100% margin plus. There is 7.5 billion dollars (USD) of greeting cards sold in the United States each year.
A few examples of retail store sectors who sell greeting cards to make money include…
Gift shops – greeting cards make an excellent upsell when gift stores sell their gifts. They can add another $2.00 - $4.00 net profit per sale.
Florists – florists cross sell greeting cards with their floral arrangements. Often they include greeting cards as part of an arrangement theme too.
Pharmacists – most drug stores carry greeting cards as they make excellent retail items while customers wait for their prescriptions to be filled.
Coffee Shops – gourmet coffee shops often sell greeting cards as they browse gift & greeting cards as their server prepares their favorite caffeinated beverage.
Retail Shipping / Mail & Business Center – stores such as PostalAnnex ++ & UPS Store offer greeting cards as convenience to their customers who are shipping gifts nationwide as packages