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GCA Events- June 2018

GCA's 77th Annual Convention in Cleveland- September 24-30 Opportunity Rocks! at the GCA’s 77th Annual Convention in Cleveland. Learn about trends, insights from the GCA industry survey, participate in roundtable discussions, tour the new headquarters of American...

Committee Updates- June 2018

GCA Associate Committee Update by David Wilke, Vice-Chair Leader Paper Products Welcome Laser Cutting Shapes Laser Cutting Shapes (Columbus, Ohio) has joined the GCA as an Associate member. Their capabilities cover a wide assortment of laser cutting applications....

In The News- June 2018

GLITTERED CARDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT – OR NOT? by Sue Charlier, Account Executive, J.S. McCarthy Most greeting card publishers consider their environmental impact when making decisions regarding production specifications. FSC, post-consumer waste content,...

Member News- June 2018

GCA Village Thanks to all of our GCA Villagers for participating in the 2nd annual GCA Village at the National Stationery Show.  According to one person who stopped by: “I’ll come by later when it’s less crowded.” This is definitely the type of feedback we like to...

“Thinking of You Week” Debut in U.S. This September

Encourages Consumers to Send Cards and Create a Wave of Happiness; Promotional Postcards Available Free to Publishers New York, NY – May 21, 2018 – The Greeting Card Association (GCA) will debut “Thinking of You Week” in the U.S. (September 24 – 30, 2018), building on...

GCA Events- April 2018

LOUIE Bash- May 20 Join the GCA and bring your friends for this annual celebration of industry excellence.  We’re taking this event for a SPiN this year: we’ll have casual, street-style food, an open bar, awards and honors, live entertainment, ping pong AND much lower...