You are familiar with rewards programs for your credit cards and the like – now it’s coming to trading cards. In an effort to rid their products of redemptions, Panini is introducing a Rewards Program where collectors can pick and choose the cards they want.
In a new multi-year deal, Upper Deck, NHL, and NHLPA have agreed to make Upper Deck the exclusive manufacturer of NHL trading cards starting with the 2014-15 season. Panini’s NHL license ends June 30.
Panini is honoring the Seattle Seahawks as NFL champions with an 18-card commemorative set featuring Malcolm Smith, Wilson, Lynch and images from Super Bowl XLVIII.
EJ Manuel is one of the promising young quarterbacks in the NFL, and now Panini has locked up the star to an exclusive autograph and memorabilia agreement.
The Toronto Expo keep s bringing in fans north of the border, thanks to an ever-growing list of impressive signers. But the behind-the-scenes cooperation between the NHL, manufacturers and dealers has led to greater sales in the hobby as well.
Panini has inked a limited autograph memorabilia deal with Los Angeles Dodgers rookie slugger Yasiel Puig for its memorabilia division, Panini Authentic.
Media outlets always ask about the current card market. When they start talking about how today’s market pales in comparison to two decades ago, I know they are only talking about the modern card market.
Amid a healthy autograph lineup at the Toronto Expo, topic of brick-and-mortar stores vs. online shops still a lively discussion
The next time you’re looking for a fast food spot, you might want to try Taco Bell, where kids can get a pack of cards with their meal.
Frank Rosato of New Providence, N.J., is the winner of Panini’s NFL Player of the Day promotion. He gets to spend a day with Hakeem Nicks, including a private party at his home and a special signing event at the shop Attack of the Baseball Cards.