2020 LOUIE Awards – Call For Entries Now Open!

The 31st LOUIE Awards is Call for Entries is now OPEN! The early bird deadline is November 15th – so be sure you submit today! Since 1988, the greeting card industry has come together each year to celebrate the best our industry has to offer. Hundreds of companies from around the world enter thousands of their best cards for the chance to win the coveted LOUIE Award. View details here

Thank You for Celebrating Thinking of You Week With Us!

Thinking of You Week 2019 (September 23 – 29) was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who participated and celebrated with us. 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. Stay tuned for details on Thinking of You Week 2020. 

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.

Visit our New Companies page

GCA’s Card Talk

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

See the latest issue

Noted 2020

Join the GCA in San Francisco, CA for Noted: The Greeting Card Expo, happening May 1 – 3, 2020. It’s the only event in the U.S. built by the greeting card industry, for the greeting card industry. 

Read more

Thinking Of You Week 2019

The second annual Thinking of You Week was celebrated September 23 – 29, 2019. The GCA encouraged people to participate by sending a greeting card or letter to friends, family, etc. every day for a week. 

Learn More 

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.

Read more

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.

Member directory

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