Tag Archives: Panini America

Box Busters: 2014-15 Panini Preferred + win our book

Join Beckett Basketball’s Chris Olds and Eric as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Panini Preferred in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Elite baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Elite in this latest edition of Box Busters.

BGS Diary Predictor (July): What will Olds submit?

We recently introduced the BGS Diary and it seems like a few of you liked hearing about what — and why — Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds submitted what he did for grading.

Panini readies for VIP party at National Convention

Panini America released the first details for its VIP party set for Aug. 1 at this year’s National Sports Collectors Convention and they were the basics.

Top Five: Overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards

Here’s a rundown of five overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards …

Panini gives a virtual look at NBA draftees

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor The 2015 NBA Draft saw 60 up-and-coming players chosen by the league’s clubs and in a matter of months, several of them will be making an impact with basketball card collectors in next season’s trading card releases from Panini America which start hitting store shelves in October with […]

Panini Signs Five Top NBA Draft Prospects

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor The 2015 NBA Draft will take place tonight, but Panini America has already been busy inking exclusive trading card deals with five prospects that are projects to be selected in the first round. Jahlil Okafor, Karl-Anthony Towns, Emmanuel Mudiay, D’Angelo Russell, and Jerian Grant will be a big […]

Immaculate Collection baseball returns this summer

Panini America’s high-end Immaculate Collection brand will return for a second season reflecting the stars of the baseball diamond.

Box Busters: 2015 Score football cards

Join Beckett Media’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Score football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2014-15 Panini Gala

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Basketball is truly a global game and collectors outside of North America are often a serious and dedicated group. In recognition of the NBA’s presence on the international scene, Panini America has developed a high-end product which will be heading exclusively to those markets this summer and it […]

Panini America continues to challenge status quo with Father’s Day memorabilia cards

If you’re a collector who has participated in some of Panini America’s promotional pack programs in the last few years, you know how the company has implemented the unusual into them.

Gallery: 2015 Panini Father’s Day autos and parallels

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Next week, Panini America‘s annual Father’s Day promotional packs will be released to card shops and baseball, basketball, and football card collectors will be busting packs hoping to find an autograph or a low-numbered base set parallel. After reaching out to hobbyists via social media on Friday, Panini granted […]

BGS Diary (June): Vintage Pudge, Atomic Paige, Cooperstown autographs, Canseco & more

Here is the batch I got back from BGS for June — so here is my latest BGS Diary entry.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Gallery: 2015 Panini Father’s Day inserts

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media The release of 2015 Panini Father’s Day promotional packs is coming this week and in addition to a strong mix of autograph and memorabilia cards from multiple sports, collectors will also be treated to a pair of insert sets featuring some of today’s biggest names. The first, Panini Portraits, […]

Box Busters: 2014-15 Panini Spectra basketball

Join Beckett Basketball’s Derek Ficken and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Panini Spectra in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2014-15 Panini Luxe

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Even though the current NBA season is in its final days, Panini America will still be busy in the coming weeks and months finishing out their production schedule with several high-end releases. This year, they have added an all-new product to the mix and 2014-15 Panini Luxe promises […]

Panini prepares NBA Finals promotion

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor While basketball fans around the world prepare to watch the opening game of the 2015 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors, collectors will be able to enjoy a special bonus courtesy of Panini America in the form of special promotional packs that will […]

Panini Father’s Day promo returns

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Now in its fourth straight year, Panini America‘s Father’s Day promotion has been a solid success for retailers and the company has released early details regarding what will be coming out of these popular packs once they start to hit local card stores next week. Drawing from three different […]

Panini announces Contenders Draft Picks auto SPs

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Football card collectors have eagerly awaited the big reveal from Panini America regarding which autograph cards are short printed in 2015 Panini Contenders Draft Picks – the first product produced under its recent deal with Collegiate Licensing Company. Panini has declared that over 500 cards from 11 different autograph […]

First Look: 2015 Panini Clear Vision

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media An all-new football release, 2015 Panini Clear Vision is all about the acetate and Panini America is going to make some waves in the hobby since it will include the first rookie cards of this year’s freshman class where they are pictured with their pro clubs. Each three-card pack […]

BGS Diary Predictor (June): What will Olds submit?

He’s prepared his five cards for grading in June and we want to see if you can predict which of his cards will end up slabbed.

NFLPA releases Rookie Premiere participant list

By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor Will your top NFL rookie be among those with event-used memorabilia cards and autographs when the first 2015 NFL products arrive? Now’s the day you can find out. The NFL Players Association released the list of  more than 40 top rookies who will be in attendance […]

Beckett 20 Questions on … this season and its cards

The MLB All-Star Game will be here before you know it — but at least there’s plenty of time remaining in the baseball card season. We figured we’d take a moment and allow you to assess both in our latest 20 Questions.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Contenders Draft Picks

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into a box of 2015 Panini Contenders Draft Picks in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Contenders Draft Picks variations revealed

Panini America has released its first collegiate product of the year with Contenders Draft Picks.

Ricky Williams talks cardboard & football

Former Texas Longhorns star and NFL veteran Ricky Williams sat down with Panini America’s Tracy Hackler to talk football and examine some cards. Check it out …

Gallery: 2014-15 Panini Spectra

 By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Basketball card collectors had better put on some shades as 2014-15 Panini Spectra is about to hit store shelves and the cards inside each box are going to dazzle thanks to the etched opti-chrome technology that Panini America used to make them. Each box will contain eight cards […]

First Look: 2014-15 Panini National Treasures

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Basketball Editor Expected to be a hot summer release once it hits the market in July, 2014-15 Panini National Treasures is back once again and it will be delivering a few new twists to an already-solid formula this time around. Containing 10 cards per pack, there is a heavy focus […]

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Prizm baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fletcher as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Prizm in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Americana trading cards + win a box

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds and Matt Bible as they rip into boxes of 2015 Americana from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Beckett 20 Questions on … having fun in the hobby

By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor The sports card world of just 20 years ago was immensely different from today, but one thing is the same for many collectors. They just want to have fun with their hobby … right? Defining “fun” will vary from person to person (see our Your Turn […]

Peeking inside Panini Americana’s auto checklist

Eliza Dushku, Ali Larter and Shannon Elizabeth — If you know your View Askew films then you know this trio to be three-fourths of the gang from Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back who knocked off the Colorado Diamond Exchange while Jay and Silent Bob freed all the animals from the Provasik testing lab. Chrissy, Sissy and Justice can all now be found with certified autographs in the same place.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Diamond Kings

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Diamond Kings in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014-15 Panini Immaculate Collection

Join Beckett Basketball’s Derek Ficken and Panini America’s Keith Hower as they rip into boxes of 2014-15 Panini Immaculate Collection in this latest edition of Box Busters.