Wholesaler GTS Distribution and a crew of case breakers are in Taiwan and Japan right now, hoping to expand the concept and show off Topps’ Asia exclusives.
Commercial case breakers meet fundamental demands in the marketplace, and are here to stay but the onus is on the manufacturers to manage the supply.
Opening boxes live on the internet has become a major part of the sports card industry and the breakers have their own home at this year’s National.
The first of three excerpts from the new book ‘The Modern Baseball Card Investor’ by Jeff Hwang discusses the pros and cons of dealing in ungraded cards.
Case breakers will have a centralized place to call home at the 2014 NSCC.
One box isn’t enough for those who decide to be case breakers in hopes of pulling enough valuable cards to turn a profit. They’re living on the edge.