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GCA Events – February 2019

May 19, 2019LOUIE Awards The “LOUIE Awards Celebration” is moving from downtown NYC to Brooklyn! Join us on Sunday, May 19 at 26 Bridge as we visit GCA’s own “speakeasy” and celebrate all of the winning cards in this year’s competition. Member companies receive early...

Committee Updates – February 2019

LOUIE Awardsby Fern Gimbelman, Designer GreetingsChair, LOUIE AwardsWe are looking forward to the LOUIE Celebration on May 19, 2019! If you have not done so already, save the date… This is an evening you won’t want to miss! Like all good speakeasies, we are keeping...

NEWS YOU CAN USE

And its GOOD news!! Brick and Mortar retail is NOT dying…its changing!The consumer is driving this change.  The string of well-publicized store closings reflects a very real shift in consumer preferences and buying habits.   Stores that failed to understand and...

GCA Events – December 2018

January 11, 2019 6:30p -- 8:30p Meet Us in Atlanta After you land at the World’s Busiest Airport (aka ATL), head on over to the Annual GCA Member Reception at the January Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. Ring in the New Year and reconnect with...