Posted on March 6, 2014 – 4:19 pm | Author: chrisolds
Beckett Updates | Beckett Radio, licensing, NHL, World Cup | Comments (0)
The latest episode of Beckett Radio is here. Join hosts Derek Ficken and Brian Fleischer as they talk cards, World Cup, hockey licensing as well as discuss the new Beckett Auctions with its crew, Bill Sutherland and Rob Springs.
Posted on October 7, 2013 – 5:58 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Bad News Bears, Baseball Hall of Fame, Joe Jackson, Josh Hamilton, licensing, Mark Warsop, MLB Properties, MLBPA, Panini America, Panini baseball cards, Pete Rose, Stephen Strasburg, USA Baseball, Vin Scully, Yasiel Puig | Comments (7)
“The time really has flown by — they say that tends to happen when you’re having fun. There’s no denying that we’ve had quite an eventful first two years with the MLBPA license.”
Posted on August 15, 2012 – 9:59 am | Author: Susan Lulgjuraj
Football | featured, licensing, nfl, Topps | Comments (4)
Topps and the NFL will be doing business for several more years.
Posted on March 1, 2012 – 5:32 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, featured, licensing, MLB, MLB Properties, MLBP vs. Upper Deck, Upper Deck | Comments (26)
MLB Properties, the licensing arm of the Major League Baseball and its teams, filed a lawsuit against Upper Deck in U.S. District Court on Wednesday seeking more than a quarter-million dollars owed to it as part of a previous trademark infringement and breach of contract lawsuit.
Posted on February 27, 2012 – 3:00 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 Prime Cuts, autographs, Deion Sanders, Ernie Banks, featured, Jose Bautista, Ken Griffey Jr, licensing, Matt Kemp, MLBPA, nicknames, Panini America, Randy Johnson, Reggie Jackson, Ryan Braun, Ryan Howard | Comments (24)
The ongoing saga of how collectors might react to Panini America’s MLBPA baseball cards offered its lasted chapter on Monday as it teased a number of cards yet to the signed for its forthcoming Prime Cuts product.
Posted on February 18, 2012 – 4:44 pm | Author: chrisolds
Football | Leaf, licensing, NFLPA, Panini America, press pass, SAGE, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (3)
The NFL Players Association recently sent a memo to agents reminding them that signing deals with non-licensed trading card companies could end up costing their players money later.
Posted on September 15, 2011 – 11:30 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, featured, licensing, MLB, MLB Properties, Panini America | Comments (13)
Panini America and the Major League Baseball Players Association have signed a multi-year deal giving the Texas-based division of the world’s largest collectibles company the right to make MLBPA-approved baseball cards beginning this year.
Posted on July 12, 2011 – 8:49 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 2011 DEEE, baseball, baseball cards, CLC, Donruss Elite Extra Edition, featured, licensing, MLB, MLB Properties, MLBPA, Panini America, Topps, Upper Deck | Comments (4)
As the rumors continue to swirl regarding baseball licensing news — whether a card company will be awarded some type of license by the MLB Players Association — Panini America announced a little something on Tuesday night during the Midsummer Classic.
Posted on March 10, 2011 – 3:11 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball cards, licensing, MLB Players Association, MLBPA | Comments (0)
By Chris Olds | Editor The Major League Baseball Players Association announced Thursday a reorganization of its business-side staffing. Evan Kaplan, the former category director for trading cards, collectibles and new business development is now the Director of Licensing and Business Development. He will oversee licensing for trading cards, apparel and other areas. The long-time [...]