For collectors, ‘Opening Day’ means ripping the first packs of the year’s first cards, when celebrity collectors blog, dealers bust mountains of cases and buyers and sellers test eBay’s servers.
Hobby shops offer up some positive vibes about the sports card market in 2012…as long as you’re willing to work at it.
A late season football product resulted in thousands of eBay listings. And most of the 2011 Bowman Sterling Football listings found a buyer.
A new agreement gives Panini America rights to produce trading cards featuring Shoeless Joe Jackson, Jackie Robinson, Ty Cobb, Jimmie Foxx, Lou Gehrig, Walter Johnson, Thurman Munson and other legendary players.
Topps All-Time Fan Favorites autographs will return for the first time in seven years, this time as an insert in the resurrected Topps Archives set. Those from the last decade are still showing market strength.
Topps tries to spread the wealth in its latest higher end baseball card product, but is the autograph checklist strong enough?
What collectors now take for granted was revolutionary when this brand hit the shelves. 2011 Topps Finest football is distributed differently these days.
Leaf Trading Cards will have another week to reply to Topps’ lawsuit over a recent Leaf sell sheet picturing old Topps baseball cards.
Topps offers a preview and some ordering info for one of its higher-end football products, set to release late in the season.
Panini has hired a former Upper Deck project manager to take over its NBA and NHL product development.
Topps has hired Nokia’s head of product to lead its online and mobile efforts as it looks to engage customers outside the pack.
Topps is promising on card autographs galore as it prepares for yet another new product release this fall.
eBay’s new preview pane lets you see large photos, and key item and purchase details directly on search results pages.
Wanna buy a pair of goggles?
Not for the light of wallet, 2011 Topps Tribute packs offer autographs, relics and parallels in each five-card pack.
Upper Deck’s latest college trading card project is a newly-released set featuring North Carolina greats.
Walking the thin line between profit and loss while selling your stuff at the world’s biggest card show, open 24/7.
Upper Deck’s upcoming Evolution football cards get some electronic love from a San Diego TV station.
Topps goes organic with 2011 Allen and Ginter…and offers what it’s calling its best autograph lineup in the product’s six-year history.
One Maryland collector earns points with the wife after making a big score in a box of Historic Autographs’ latest product.