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Card & Party Factory changes name

Ennis’ based business now known as Wally’s Party Factory
Walter Erwin, Ennis resident and President of Erwin Distributing, announced the changing of the store name in Ennis from Card & Party Factory to Wally’s Party Factory. The store is located in the Wesgate Shopping Center, at 1501 W. Ennis Ave. and will be the eighth store in the locally based party-supply chain to change to the Wally’s name so far. Eventually, all of Erwin Distributing’s stores will be called Wally’s Party Factory.
Card & Party Factory/Wally’s Party Factory, which is based in Ennis, is the largest privately held chain of independent party supply stores in the United States. Card & Party Factory began operating in 1994, and has grown steadily over the past 14 years.
The company’s 30 party stores are located in Texas and Oklahoma. In addition to Ennis, the other Texas stores are in Abilene, Amarillo, Arlington, Baytown, Brownwood, Cleburne, College Station, Conroe, Corsicana, Fort Worth, Huntsville, Lake Jackson, Lufkin, Midland, Nacogdoches, Palestine, Paris, Rockwall, San Angelo, Sherman, Temple, Texarkana, Tyler, Victoria, Waco, Waxahachie and Wichita Falls. There is also a store in Lawton, Oklahoma. The next new Wally’s Party Factory store will open in San Marcos, Texas.
Wally’s Party Factory is truly a discount party “Superstore.” The stores are particularly well known for its selection of Mylar balloons. Customers can order custom balloon bouquets, arches and arrangements for all occasions, including weddings and school functions.
In addition to balloons, Wally’s carries a full line of party supplies for all occasions and themes: birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, showers, Casino Nights, Oscar Nights, weddings, graduations, etc. Its huge selection of bagged, bulk party favors is great for teachers, carnivals and fairs. According to the season, it also stocks merchandise for the holidays. In the fall, the store carries an extensive selection of Halloween merchandise, including costumes for all ages and sizes.
Wally’s Party Factory also offers custom services, such as custom invitations and custom imprinted napkins. The store also has custom indoor and outdoor banners, which are great for proms, corporate events and “welcome home” parties.
Wally’s Party Factory also carries an enormous selection of greeting cards for every occasion, at discount prices.

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