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Upper Deck Company Lays Off Five

Upper Deck Company

The latest round of layoffs includes public relations manager Terry Melia.

Upper Deck Launches 2010-11 Ultimate Collection Hockey

UD Ult. Coll. Signature Logo - Gretzky

One rookie card, autograph card and memorabilia card should be in every pack, on average.

Blowout Countersuing Upper Deck Over Distribution Policy

legal scales

Blowout Cards has answered Upper Deck’s court papers with a lawsuit of its own, alleging violations of federal anti-trust laws.

Upper Deck NSCC Show Plans: Redemptions, Autograph Giveaways, Displays

UD Michael Jordan National Card

Upper Deck returns to the National Sports Collectors Convention with wrapper redemptions and some special autographed items randomly given away.

Editor’s Blog: A Collection of Baseball Stories

Breisch-Williams Joss

Cashing in a childhood collection, Addie Joss’ All-Star Game turns 100 and Upper Deck makes some former Carolina jocks happy.

Court Case Offers Insight into Players’ Card Co. Autograph Deals

Goosen Upper Deck

Golfer Retief Goosen challenged the U.S. tax laws. The result of the case sheds some light on how much card companies pay for autographs and memorabilia and it could have wide ranging affects on other foreign athletes who compete here.

Panini Touts Mavericks Championship Card Set

Mavericks boxed set

Panini workers spent Thursday at the Dallas Mavericks’ victory parade, trying to drum up business for its NBA Finals card set.

Derek Jeter Collectibles Rush Begins

1993 SP Derek Jeter rookie card BGS 9.5

Being the first Yankee with 3,000 hits won’t hurt the memorabilia factor and we’ve got the scoop on who’s buying and selling what.

2011 Upper Deck Legendary Cuts Baseball Released

2011 Legendary Cuts baseball box

Upper Deck’s 2011 Legendary Cuts hits the market, and one major pull has already landed on eBay.

Jordan Signing Lots of Autos For Upper Deck

Jordan UD auto

If you’ve always wanted to pull a Michael Jordan autograph from a pack, this might be your best chance yet.

Upper Deck Cuts Up Vintage Comics for Marvel Beginnings

Spiderman vintage panel

The ‘memorabilia card’ is no longer exclusive to sports. Upper Deck is cutting up rare old comic books for its latest non-sports set.

2010-11 Upper Deck SP Authentic Released

2010-11 SP Authentic Jordan auto

Upper Deck’s premium brand includes Michael Jordan North Carolina ‘Supreme Court’ floor cards and a pair of autographs.

Upper Deck Launches 2010-11 SP Authentic Hockey

SPA Limited Auto Patch Sidney Crosby

The latest Upper Deck hockey release yields three autograph cards in every box.

Ohio Card Shop Destroyed By Fire

Medina Sports Cards

A long-time card shop in northeast Ohio was gutted Thursday night by an intense fire.

Upper Deck Has Giveaway Plans for Toronto Expo

Sidney Crosby 2011 Upper Deck Priority Signings

Upper Deck is talking up its wrapper redemption promotion for the semi-annual show taking place in Toronto this weekend.

Landon Donovan Signs Upper Deck Autograph Deal

Galaxy jersey signed Landon Donovan

U.S. soccer standout Landon Donovan has signed a contract–and some items– for Upper Deck trading cards and the company’s memorabilia division.

Fleer Baseball Came on Strong in 80s, Then Left

1989 Fleer Billy Ripken

After winning the long fight to make trading cards to compete with Topps, Fleer ultimately met its demise…but not before causing a splash or two.

Upper Deck’s New Distribution Policy Irks Some

Upper Deck Authorized Internet Retailer

Upper Deck defends its decision to shun internet-only retailers while one of the giants punches back.

2011 Upper Deck Football Includes Autos, Evolution

Evolution Video Card

Upper Deck hopes its mix of early autographed rookie cards and the new Evolution video trading cards offsets the lack of an NFL license.

Griffey Card Sentimental for Law Student…and Buglary Suspect

1989 Upper Deck Griffey

The thief who took his Griffey Jr. rookie card stole a little of Andew Woodman’s childhood. He got it back…maybe because the man who took the collection couldn’t part with it either.