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The Printing Industry of the Carolinas, Inc. (PICA)
PO Box 19488, Charlotte, NC 28219-9488
800-849-7422 | 704-357-1150


PICA serves the Carolinas’ printing industry through education, products, services, conferences, and awards, as well as support at both the local and national levels.

In addition to being the voice of the Carolinas’ graphic communications industry, PICA offers a wealth of technical and management information and various services designed to maximize your ROI.

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Since 1966, the PICA Awards have been the premier symbol of excellence for the graphics industry in the Carolinas. Winning a PICA Award — whether it’s a Best of Category, Special Judges’ Award, or Award of Excellence — is a great honor!

PICA Award Winners

PICA Awards 2024

Group Buying

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Smart Business

Work smarter, not harder – with solid, valuable information to make better-informed business decisions with PICA’s Smart Business

Human Resources Support

We have extensive expertise and information in all aspects of Human Resources.


PICA members enjoy industry-leading education and networking opportunities throughout the Carolinas. Learn More

Our Mission

To promote the common interest of the printing industry; and to help our members prosper, both individually and collectively, through fellowship, education and cooperative action.


PICA Scanner May June 2024
Pica Awards

2020 PICA Awards Winners

Mac Papers + Packaging Award Best of Show

Salem One, Inc.
Winston-Salem, NC

Division A

PICA Award Best of Division A

(1 to 9 Employees)

Action Graphics, Inc.
Charlotte, NC

Division B

Lindenmeyr Munroe Award Best of Division B

(10 to 20 Employees)

Loftin & Company Printers
Charlotte, NC

Division C

Canon Award Best of Division C

(21 to 59 Employees)

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

Division D

Printers’ Service – PRISCO Award Best of Division D

(60 or More Employees)

Salem One, Inc.
Winston-Salem, NC

Athens Paper Award Most Creative Use of Paper

Sheriar Press
Myrtle Beach, SC

Case Paper Award Best Brochure

or Broadsides

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

FujiFilm Award Best Wide Format

Allegra Image360 River Arts District
Asheville, NC

Growll.com Award Best Finishing

Napco Inc.
Sparta, NC

Heidelberg Award Best Printer’s Self-Advertising

Salem One, Inc.
Winston-Salem, NC

HP Inc. Best Digital

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

Komori Award Best Booklet

Sun Solutions
West Columbia, SC

Gutenberg Award Most Best of Category Wins

Salem One, Inc.
Winston-Salem, NC

Manchester Industries Award Best Annual Report

Loftin & Company Printers
Charlotte, NC

PICA Gwen Doster Award Judges Choice

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

Sun Chemical Award Best Packaging

RRD Packaging Solutions – Durham
Durham, NC

Veritiv Award Best Catalog

TCG Legacy
Garner, NC

Wikoff Award Best Process Color Printing

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

PICA President’s Award Our Story

iTek Graphics
Concord, NC

High School Division Winner
PICA Foundation Student Achievement Award High School Division

Anderson District I & II Career and Technology Center
Student: Reagan Kimbrell
Instructor: Joellyn Hayden
Williamston, SC

College Winner
NAPCO Student Achievement Award Collegiate Division

Lenoir Community College
Student: Samuel Jarman
Instructor: Hope Carroll
Kinston, NC