Urges Congress to Support Comprehensive Plan to Improve this Key Driver of Nation’s Economy Statement by Peter Doherty, Executive Director, Greeting Card Association Washington, DC — March 26, 2018 — “The Postal Service Reform Act of 2018 will provide a way forward for the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) through a comprehensive plan to improve overall […]
The writers behind the cards at American Greetings can find loads of inspiration at this time of year. But this doesn’t mean that they don’t need to work at it! Learn about how designers draw ideas from a wide variety of sources, as well as their own lives, to find the perfect sentiment for today’s […]
GCA TEAMS UP WITH USPS FOR FIRST-EVER HOLIDAY CARD CAMPAIGN Highlights the Joy and Tradition of Sending/Receiving Holiday Cards WASHINGTON, DC – December 6, 2017 — The Greeting Card Association (GCA) is joining forces with the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) on a new, cooperative, holiday marketing campaign to promote the buying and sending of greeting […]
GREETING CARD ASSOCIATION NAMES CHRISTY KAPROSY PRESIDENT American Greetings Executive Takes Helm as GCA Continues to Grow Membership, Programs WASHINGTON, DC – November 15, 2017 – The Greeting Card Association (GCA) elected Christy Kaprosy, president, American Greetings’ Papyrus-Recycled Greetings Company and American Greetings’ Group Vice President of Marketing, Innovation and Business Development its new president. […]
The Washington Post and other news outlets picked up an Associated Press (AP) article on the prospects for reform within USPS. An analysis conducted by C21, a trade group which includes the GCA, concluded that one solution is to lift the cap on postal rates, which would allow for a greater than one cent increase […]
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC), the new Chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, is beginning to engage with key mailing industry representatives in Washington, D.C. The Postal Affairs Committee looks forward to engaging Mr. Gowdy on reform of the USPS, a topic important to us all. Meanwhile, a new industry-wide stakeholder support letter to […]
Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan has made an appeal to the President, requesting that he nominate individuals to serve on the USPS Board of Governors. This issue, the state of the Postal Service, and more are covered in this Linn’s Stamp News report written by Washington Correspondent, Bill McAllister. Read more here.