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2021 National Sports Collectors Convention Attendee Guide

2021 National Sports Collectors Convention Attendee Guide

2021 National Sports Collectors Convention Attendee Guide – This year marks the 41st occasion that collectors, manufacturers, dealers and industry professionals will congregate for the hobby’s showcase event and will take place in Chicago (Rosemont) IL which will once again serve as the venue for the largest sports card and collectibles show on the planet!

Celebrate 70 Years of Topps during the 2021 Series One Rip Party!

Celebrate 70 Years of Topps during the 2021 Series One Rip Party!

Celebrate 70 Years of Topps during the 2021 Series One Rip Party! – Tune in to the Topps social media pages on February 9th as we travel back in time to open Topps cards throughout the decades, with the help of some distinguished guests! Plus, get ready for all the action as we bring you the first ever Breaker Showcase! Some of your favorite Breakers will go head-to-head as they rip open 2021 Series One and compete for the Platinum Box Cutter!

Hobby Musings: Hobby stores gearing up for busy weekend

Hobby Musings: Hobby stores gearing up for busy weekend

Hobby Musings: Hobby stores gearing up for busy weekend – The upcoming weekend is a big one for the hobby as Black Friday offers a lot of enticing sales for collectors.

This year will have a different feel because of the coronavirus pandemic. With precautions in place though, stores across the country will be welcoming in customers. I had the chance to catch up with Legends Sports & Games’ Lou Brown, Score More Sports’ Mike Stang and Triple Play Sports Cards’ Dennis Worden. Based in Michigan, North Carolina and South Dakota respectively, the three shared their plans for this weekend.

Hobby Outposts from the North: Sport Card Expo preview

Hobby Outposts from the North: Sport Card Expo preview

Hobby Outposts from the North: Virtual Industry Summit Preview – As 2020 nears its conclusion, collectors north of the border are gearing up for a tradition that has been going strong for decades – the Sport Card Expo.

Once known as the Toronto Sportcard and Memorabilia Expo, the event has been re-branded for a new era, as the Covid-19 pandemic has changed things up and sent the event virtual. This is now the second virtual edition of the event, with the first happening this past spring.

2020 Industry Summit Day Three Recap: Brandon Steiner, Brian Gray

2020 Industry Summit Day Three Recap: Brandon Steiner, Brian Gray

2020 Industry Summit Day Three Recap: Brandon Steiner, Brian Gray – Like many other conventions and tradeshows in the COVID-era, this year’s Industry Summit is taking place online as a virtual event. Hosted by Beckett Media, the annual B2B tradeshow for the hobby industry is an opportunity for store owners, dealers and breakers to meet with manufactures and service providers.