CLEVELAND, Ohio, July 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Greetings Corporation will host a conference call on July 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET for lenders, bondholders, prospective bondholders, broker-dealers and securities analysts to discuss the Company's fiscal 2016 first quarter results.

To register for the conference call and receive the dial-in number and passcode, please call the Company's Investors line at (216) 252-4864. To ensure timely registration, we encourage interested participants to call and register prior to 5:00 PM ET on July 21, 2015. A telephone replay of the call will be available for five business days.

About American Greetings Corporation
As a leader in meaningful connections, American Greetings Corporation is a creator and manufacturer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in making the world a more thoughtful and caring place. Founded in 1906, the Company's major greeting card lines are American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Gibson, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus, and other paper product offerings include DesignWare party goods and American Greetings and Plus Mark gift-wrap and boxed cards. American Greetings also has one of the largest collections of greetings on the Web, including greeting cards available at and electronic greeting cards available at In addition to its product lines, American Greetings also creates and licenses popular character brands through the AG Properties group. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, American Greetings generates annual revenue of approximately $2 billion, and its products can be found in retail outlets worldwide. For more information on the Company, visit

CONTACT: Guilherme Nebel de Mello Treasurer (216) 252-4864

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