800-849-7422 | 704-357-1150

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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.

Become a PICA Member

PICA Scanner

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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

Save money on the products and services you use daily with one of our many Buying Programs.

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

Sponsored Awards

2018 PICA Awards Sponsor Catalog


  • Mac Papers Best of Show Award
  • Konica Minolta Business Solutions Best of Division A (1 to 9 employees) Award
  • Canon Systems America Best of Division B (10 to 20 employees)Award
  • Domtar Best of Division C (21 to 59 employees)Award
  • Printers Service Prisco Best of Division D (60 or more employees)Award


  • Athens Most Creative Use of Paper Award
  • Case Papers Best Brochure or Broadside Award
  • Fuji Best Wide Format Award
  • Growll.com Best Finishing Award
  • Gwen Doster Judges Choice Award
  • HP Best Digital Award
  • Kodak Best Calendar Award
  • Komori Best Booklet Award
  • Lindenmeyr Munroe Best Presentation Kit Award
  • Manchester Industries Best Process Color Printing Award
  • PICA Gutenberg Most Best of Category Wins Award
  • PICA President’s Our Story Award
  • Sun Chemical Best Packaging Award
  • Veritiv Best Catalog Award
  • Wikoff Color Corp Best Flexography Award


  • PICA Foundation Best of High School Division Award
  • NAPCO Best of Collegiate Division Award