After winning the NFLPA license last year, Panini now has a full NFL exclusive starting next season, according to Beckett. Topps will hold only its digital card license.
An open question and answer session had company officials discussing everything from league licenses to the best time to reach its customer service staff.
Upper Deck, the Canadian Football League and its players association have agreed on a multi-year trading card deal and it won’t be long until the first set hits store shelves.
Panini will keep its NBA license for four more years with a push planned to put more cards in China.