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Do People Still Send Annual Holiday Cards?

The answer is YES! Consumers are already making their lists and checking them twice to see whom to send a holiday card to this year. Based on a survey from the Stationary Studio, 89% of consumers say they will be sending cards to their loved ones this holiday season....

GCA Events – August 2017

Events Calendar    September 5: The LOUIE Awards Call for Entries begins.  Learn more about the “Oscars of the Greeting Card Industry.” September 20 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern: Graphic Artists Guild Webinar – Alan Friedman of Great Arrow Graphics and Kathy Alpert of...

In the News – August 2017

Postal Affairs Committee Update Mailing Industry Rallies for Postal Reform: “Romp in the Swamp” by Sarah Moe Meyers Israeli politician and diplomat Abba Eban noted, “Men and nations behave wisely when they have exhausted all other resources.”  Sadly, this is true of...

Member News – August 2017

Catch the Summer Special While It’s Hot! While we savor the last few days of summer, we encourage you to "refer a friend" to GCA membership during our “Summer Special” by September 30. And the LOUIE Award Goes To... Card Talk spoke with the 29th Annual LOUIE Awards...

GCA Summer Happy Hours

Let's get together! The first drink's on us! At a hectic time of year for many of us, it's important to take a few hours and unwind. The GCA would like to help with that! Join us for a drink at a casual happy hour to talk greeting cards, before the summer ends. GCA...