Register Now to Receive Access to All 24 Sessions from the 2020 Virtual Workshop & Retreat

2020 has been a year of unprecedented change.  “Normal” is indefinitely disrupted and innovation is the way forward.  This interactive conference was developed to help GCA members reset, recover, and reimagine!   It consisted of two-days of high octane content including: cutting-edge technology hacks to help you work smarter and not harder, pivot success stories from industry influencers, and innovative sales practices designed to inspire.

You can purchase ALL of the recorded content — 24 sessions by 22 speakers — for just $199 for GCA Members or $299 for non-members. For a full agenda, including speaker headshots and session descriptions, click here.

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32nd LOUIE Awards Call for Entries Now OPEN!

The LOUIE Awards celebrate the best and the brightest in the greeting card industry – honoring top cards and companies across various categories. Judging for this coveted award is based on originality, impact, design excellence, sendability and value.

NEW categories we are excited to celebrate this year: 

  • Celebrating Diversity & Inclusion
    • Cards for an increasingly diverse, unique, and wonderful world. 
  • Trends & Events
    • Cards that reflect the current times, trends, and events. 
  • Special Recognition:
    • 2020 Illustrator of the Year
    • 2020 Writer of the Year

To find out more, or submit an application, please visit here. Submit by December 2, 2020 to receive the Early Bird discount. Entry deadline is February 4th, 2021.

For New Companies

Starting a greeting card business can be relatively easy. But as your business grows, there is so much more you need to know.

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GCA’s Card Talk

Read the latest edition of our newsletter, produced bi-monthly with content from and about GCA members and the industry.

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*Noted: The Greeting Card Expo

*Noted is the only event in the U.S. built by the greeting card industry, for the greeting card industry and brought together over 150  publishers and retailer colleagues in Brooklyn, NY in 2019. 

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Support the GCA 

Interested in how you can help recognize and support GCA members and the greeting card industry? The GCA offers a variety of advertising and sponsorship opportunities throughout the year. 

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Industry Resources

The GCA and its leadership help members grow their businesses through education and mentorship; as a media source and in its advocacy representing the citizen mailer and the critical need for a independent, sustainable postal service.

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Find a GCA member

The GCA’s membership is as diverse as our industry, with established publishers, start-ups and suppliers from every region in the country and from around the world.

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Looking for the Right Time to Join?

Now's the time. Smaller publishers can join the GCA now for as little as $395.00. Make the connections you need, and build your business. Become a memberFind a member

Buy Stamps from the USPS

Help #BridgeSocialDistance and send greeting cards to your friends and family. You can purchase stamps directly from the U.S. Postal Service’s website and have them delivered directly to your home. 

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Exhibit at the GCA Village

The “Village” is a great way for new and emerging companies to display their products at the Dallas Market Center with low hassle, low cost, and high visibility.

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Send a Greeting Card!

Looking for greeting cards? Many of our GCA members have their products available for purchase online. Search our member directory and find the perfect card(s) to send to your loved ones. 

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