Tag Archives: Universal Distribution

2016-17 Upper Deck Overtime Hockey preview

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor The idea of getting an extra pack of cards when you open a box is always well-received and for the past few years, Upper Deck has partnered up with both Universal Distribution and GTS Distribution to do exactly that. The bonuses are going to be back again next […]

Universal Distribution reveals early Youth Hockey Sponsorship Program details

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor Supporting kids in their quest to make it to the NHL or even simply enjoy the game is not always possible without the kind support of the community and card stores everywhere often consider throwing their time, money, and effort behind a local club. Universal Distribution is partnering […]

National Hockey Card Day is back again in 2016

2016 National Hockey Card Day takes place on February 6. Find out about the event as well as details and checklists for both the Canadian and American sets.

Upper Deck Overtime returns for 2015-16

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor One of the best-kept secrets among hockey card collectors in recent years has been the Overtime promotional packs that Upper Deck has created for GTS Distribution in the United States and Universal Distribution in Canada. Not only are they a perfect promotional tool for dealers to utilize, but […]

Second Wave Of Upper Deck Overtime Coming Soon

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Hockey Editor There’s nothing like receiving a bonus pack of cards when purchasing a box from your local dealer and hockey collectors have been able to once again Upper Deck‘s Overtime program once again this season. Split up into three waves, the second group of packs is almost ready to […]

Trading Card Industry Tackles ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Individuals from throughout the trading card industry – and even groups of staff members from Upper Deck and Topps – have invested in the wildly successful ALS Ice Bucket Challenge during the past few weeks. As you would expect, the videos are priceless. The highlight so from an engagement perspective has been a head-to-head challenge […]

Upper Deck, GTS and Universal Bring Back Overtime Packs for 2014-15

Back again for 2014-15, the upcoming release of 2014-15 Overtime from Upper Deck will be taking things to a whole new level and both collectors and dealers are ready to reap the benefits.