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From the President – February 2021

February 2021 In less than three years, *Noted has gone from being an idea for a trade show that focused on greeting cards, filling the gap left by the National Stationery Show, to being THE gathering point for all members of the greeting card community, including...

Committee Updates – February 2021

Committee Updates – February 2021

32nd LOUIE Awards Committee Hello greeting card enthusiasts! Thanks to those of you who have already submitted your favorite cards for the 2021 LOUIE Awards. It is great to see GCA’s long-standing members submit, as well as those who are entering for the first time. ...

Brandwise News – December 2020

Join the GCA MarketplaceIf you’re looking for a B2B opportunity for your business that has no upfront cost and a low transaction fee of just 3%, then you’ll want to be a part of the GCA Marketplace. The GCA Marketplace is a new benefit that is part of your already...

In the News – December 2020

GCA Members in the News & Industry Updates Season’s (and Other...) Greetings Fans from a new digitally savvy generation are putting their stamp on the traditional greeting-card business. They’re embracing it and disrupting it—as they do....

Member Spotlight – December 2020

Member Spotlight – December 2020

Member Spotlight with Lindsay Henry, Inklings Paperie A Card Talk Member InterviewWhat inspired you to get involved in cards?  I have always believed in the power of the handwritten note. Back in 2009, I was working as a brand designer. The night before a big job was...

From the President – December 2020

December 2020 While it would be a huge understatement to say that 2020 has not gone according to the plan I had laid for my first year as GCA president, I can say that I could not be more pleased with the GCA’s accomplishments in this annus horribilis 2020.  Our...

Committee Updates – December 2020

Committee Updates – December 2020

32nd LOUIE Awards Committee Mary Beth Sibert, LOUIE Awards Committee Chair Create, Innovate, Celebrate  Honoring the best of the best!  In a digital year, let’s celebrate all things paper! The LOUIE Awards honor the best of the greeting card industry–the first-class...