Hallmark Facts

Hallmark headquarters in Kansas City

Company Name:

  • Hallmark Cards, Inc.

President & CEO:

  • Donald J. Hall, Jr.

Founded:

  • 1910

Headquarters:

  • Kansas City, Mo.

Ownership:

  • Private

Consolidated Annual Revenues:

  • $3.9 billion in 2013

Employees:

  • 11,300 full-time + 20,500 part-time worldwide (Hallmark and subsidiaries).
  • 6,600 associated full-time with U.S. business. An additional 19,000 work part-time, primarily in corporate-owned specialty stores and managing card departments in some mass channel stores.
  • 3,200 work full-time, and 200 part-time, at the Kansas City headquarters.
  • 500+ artists, designers, stylists, writers, editors, web designers, and photographers based in Kansas City work on developing products.

Products (North America):

  • Around 10,000 new and redesigned greeting cards annually.
  • More than 49,000 different products in stores at any one time.

Licensing:

  • Hallmark holds licensing agreements for 7 of the top 10 most popular licensed properties.

U.S. Distribution:

U.S. Production and Distribution Facilities:

  • Center, Texas
  • Columbus, Georgia
  • Enfield, Connecticut
  • Lawrence, Kansas
  • Leavenworth, Kansas
  • Liberty, Missouri
  • Metamora, Illinois

U.S. Subsidiaries:

  • 8 related businesses in the Hallmark family of companies, including Crayola LLC.

International Business:

  • Products in 30 languages distributed in 100 countries around the world.


Headquarters Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 419034
Mail Drop 216
Kansas City, MO 64141-6580

Headquarters Physical Address:
2501 McGee Trafficway
Kansas City, MO 64108

Web Site:
http://www.hallmark.com/ 

Phone:
1-800-HALLMARK (800-425-5627)
816-274-5111

Fun Fact

The first Hallmark Hall of Fame production, Amahl and the Night Visitors, aired in 1951 and was the first original opera created for television.