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USPS Announcement for 2020 Postal Rates

On October 9, 2019, The United States Postal Service (USPS) filed new rates for 2020 with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC). The USPS elected to keep the rate for the Forever Stamp at 55 cents and the rate for an additional ounce at 15 cents meaning that the cost...

GCA Events – October 2019

January 17, 2020GCA's Annual Networking Event at AmericasMart Mark your calendar, and get ready to kick off the show season in Atlanta with us. More information coming soon!May 1 - 3, 2020Noted: The Greeting Card ExpoNoted: The Greeting Card Expo will take place May 1...

Committee Updates – October 2019

Noted: the Greeting Card Expoby George White, Up With PaperCo-Chair, NotedOur Noted Greeting Card Expo is now the GCA’s signature event—but it is much more than that.  The inaugural Noted in Brooklyn in May was a new type of event that has fundamentally changed what a...

In the News – October 2019

GCA Members in the News, & Industry UpdatesProgessive Greetings highlighted Amanda Fergusson (CEO of the UK GCA) and her apperance at the Workshop + Retreat: https://www.pgbuzz.net/gcas-amanda-fergusson-bolsters-anglo-american-greeting-card-relationship/GCA...

Member Spotlight – October 2019

Member Spotlight - Sarah Schwartz, Editor-in-Chief Stationery Trends A Card Talk Member Interview Tell us a little about your background!  I got into stationery by chance, and stayed by choice. After graduating from New York University with a degree in print magazine...