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GCA Events – June 2019

September, 2019Meet Us in Naples (Florida) for the GCA's Annual Workshop & RetreatYou won’t want to miss the education, insights, fun and unique activities that you can only find at this event (formerly the Annual Convention).  Interested in helping to plan this...

Committee Updates – June 2019

Noted by John Smyth, A. Smyth Co. Co-Chair, Noted This past May, our community launched Noted: The Greeting Card Expo. The event showcased some home runs and some strikeouts, but the end result was what we originally set out to do: create an event to gather all parts...

The Personal Touch of Embossed Stationery

The Personal Touch of Embossed Stationery By Andrew Clay, Marketing Associate at Ecological FibersWhile looking around at the stationery market today, one can’t help but be impressed with the beautiful prints, designs and breathtaking art created with heartfelt...

Greetings & Salutations

GCA Vice-President and Noted Co-Chair George White recently spoke with Winsight Grocery Business about a successful Valentine’s Day promotion between his company, Up With Paper, and St. Louis-based grocer, Schnuck’s. “The key to leveraging seasonal opportunities is to...

Opportunities Are in the Cards

GCA Executive Director, Peter Doherty, and other members of the GCA talked with Grocery Business about how the popularity of greeting cards is growing among younger consumers and what retailers can do to capitalize upon this trend. “Greeting cards continue to be a...