Industry Summit News: Leaf Trading Cards Presentation Notes – Leaf founder and CEO, Brian Gray, usually doesn’t hold back when he has a captive audience. One of the interesting comments he made was that your return on investment should be the joy you have opening a product. That certainly is part of the equation. Here is a run down of some of the things he said the company has planned for 2016.
Daisy Ridley who plays Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens will have autographs in this year’s Pop Century product.
Leaf Originals Wrestling, which has always been a big hot with collectors, will return in 2016.
Signature Series Wrestling will be a premium product with cut signatures of Andre the Giant and Vince McMahon, to name a few.
The company is planning their first super-premium release with an MSRP of $1,000 titled, Millennium, with the worst (sic) autograph being that of Michael Jordan.
Planned hockey releases include:
- Enshrined – NEW!
- Heroes and Prospects
- Genesis – NEW!
- ITG Used
- Leaf Pearl – NEW!
- Leaf Ultimate
- Sportkings Hockey – NEW!
- Lumber Kings Hockey – NEW!
- Masked Men – NEW!
Product development is working to “re-invigorate” the Sportkings brand.
Adding a signed baseball product to their package memorabilia line with plenty of premium signatures.