Hallmark Facts

Hallmark headquarters in Kansas City

Company Name:

  • Hallmark Cards, Incorporated

CEO:

  • Donald J. Hall, Jr.

President:

  • David E. Hall

Founded:

  • 1910

Headquarters:

  • Kansas City, Mo.

Ownership:

  • Private

Consolidated Annual Revenues:

  • Approximately $4 billion in 2016

Employees:

  • Hallmark employs more than 27,000 worldwide.
    • In the U.S., Hallmark employs 20,000 people: 5,600 work full-time supporting the U.S. business and 15,000 work part-time, primarily in corporate-owned stores and managing card departments in mass channel stores.
    • About 2,700 employees work at Hallmark's Kansas City headquarters.
    • More than 800 in Hallmark's global creative community including artists, designers, stylists, writers, editors, web designers, and photographers who work on developing products.

Businesses:

  • 6 related businesses as part of Hallmark's diversified portfolio, including Crayola LLC.

Licensing:

  • Hallmark holds licensing agreements for 9 of the top 10 most popular licensed properties.

Distribution:

  • More than 40,000 retail outlets (U.S.)
  • Includes 2,000 Hallmark Gold Crown® stores, most of them independently owned (U.S.)
  • Products in 30 languages distributed in 100 countries around the world

Production and Distribution Facilities (U.S.):

  • Center, Texas
  • Lawrence, Kansas
  • Leavenworth, Kansas
  • Liberty, Missouri
  • Metamora, Illinois 


Headquarters Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 419034
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

Eighteen-year-old entrepreneur J.C. Hall founded Hallmark in 1910 with little more than two shoeboxes full of postcards. Read more about J.C. Hall.