2020 LOUIE Awards – Get Ready to Celebrate!

The LOUIE Awards submission deadline ended February 10, 2020, and judging took place in late February. The finalists have been announced! Now all eyes are on the potential for a “live” event sometime this summer. Since 1988, the greeting card industry has come together annually to celebrate the best our industry has to offer. And we don’t want to break the streak! View the finalists here! Look for event and ticket information coming soon! 

Thinking of You Week Returns September 21 – 27, 2020

Sponsored by the non-profit Greeting Card Association, Thinking of You Week is an international event that encourages people to send a greeting card or letter to friends, family, etc. every day for a week. Between September 21-27, 2020, help us create a wave of happiness across the globe by letting people know that we’re “Thinking Of You”.

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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