sports card store

Owner of Small Oregon Shop Maintains Even Keel

Bill Clews retired from the military 20 years ago and opened a small card shop that’s still going strong.

Big Card Dealer in a Small City

Triple Play Sports Cards celebrates its 15th year in business with a shop located in a place you might not expect–but their secret to success is online.

Notes: Progress Shuts Oklahoma Shop

After 26 years, a Tulsa area shop is going out of business, PSA/DNA holds an event at the home of Pawn Stars…and Keith Olbermann’s contribution to the 1981 Donruss set.

Philadelphia Area Card Shop a Family Affair

You’re liable to find more than one Goldinger family member helping out at Swamilee’s Sportscards–and if you come on a certain Sunday, they’ll feed you too.

Ramblings: PA Shop Owner Still Going After 24 Years

Rich Klein catches up with Warren Wolk, whose All-Star Collectibles is a long-running hobby success story–but it’s not all they sell.

Ramblings: Things to Think About Before You Open a Shop

A reader’s question has Rich K listing a few things to keep in mind before opening a sports card shop.

San Diego Shops Busy With Tony Gwynn Fans

Gone far too soon, Tony Gwynn was a hometown boy made good and in San Diego, fans have come to local shops looking to bring home a memory.

New Omaha Shop Has Sports Bar Feel

No beer, but you might feel like you’ve walked into really nice Cheers when you enter a new Omaha sports card shop.

Baseball Card Exchange Retail Shop to Open April 12

One of the hobby’s biggest buyers and sellers gets back in the retail store game this spring. Baseball Card Exchange now has a date for its opening which will feature a pro doing the national anthem, a Hockey Hall of Famer and more.

Luring Regulars, Tourists Part of Doing Business for Orlando Shop

The hours are long but Kendall Loyd of Orlando Sportscards doesn’t regret trading in his stockbroker suit to sell cards.

Rich’s Ramblings: Putting Some Shine in Your Shop

How do avoid your sports card shop business turning stale? Rich Klein has a few ideas.

Brothers Still Passionate About Card Shop After 20+ Years

Kids who grew up in the 1990’s are now bringing their kids into this sports card shop, which has survived the industry’s ups and downs.

Editor’s Blog: $15 Cracker Jack Find Sells for $46K; New Card Shop Opens; Leaf’s New Hire

The near set of 1915 Cracker Jack cards found 34 years ago at a farm auction for $15 is sold for a lot more; a new sports card store opens and we have video and hobby veteran Terry Melia is back in the game as PR man for Leaf.

Chicago Area Business Grew from Personal Collection

From one man’s card collection has grown three Chicago area sports card and memorabilia shops.