New Upper Deck Set by David Palumbo
July 16, 2020
Upper Deck will release a new Marvel Masterpieces trading card set, featuring art by David Palumbo, in September.
Effective Next Monday
July 16, 2020
In a sign that universal masking in retail stores is moving toward inevitability, Walmart announced Wednesday that it would institute mask rules in Walmart and Sam's Club stores.
As Olive Branch Falls Under New Executive COVID Order
July 15, 2020
Olive Branch fell under a new COVID-19 order this week as Diamond Comic Distributors struggles to maintain staffing.
RILA Letter Says 'A Uniform Approach Is Essential'
July 9, 2020
The letter decries the current patchwork of rules, and notes that retailers are put in the position of confronting sometimes hostile and violent shoppers opposed to stores' mask rules.
After Suit by Lee's Daughter Thrown Out
July 8, 2020
Genius Brands has acquired control of the Stan Lee post-Marvel IP, after the judge threw out a suit filed by Lee's daughter JC.
Diamond Comic Distributors and Diamond Select Toys
July 8, 2020
The rough amounts of the loans received by Diamond companies under the Paycheck Protection Program were revealed by the Small Business Administration on Monday.
General Mills Reveals Cereal Inspired by 'The Mandalorian'
July 7, 2020
General Mills announced that a cereal inspired by The Mandalorian series on Disney+ will be making its way to Sam's Club in late July.
Coronavirus Convention Cancellation Round-Up
July 7, 2020
The cancellations of conventions continue into Q3 of 2020, and the outlook for the remainder of the year has become bleak. Here are the latest conventions to cancel for 2020.
COO Heidmann Departs
July 1, 2020
Geppi Family Enterprises Chairman and CEO Steve Geppi is reassuming the role of President, as current Chief Operating Officer Stan Heidmann departs.
As E-Commerce Grows 18%
June 30, 2020
A sharp divergence between brick and mortar sales and ecommerce is emerging, with online sales expected to rise 18%.
Column by Milton Griepp
June 29, 2020
So DC cuts off a major distributor to comic stores, upending the distribution system, perhaps permanently. What's familiar about this picture?
At Barnes & Noble
June 25, 2020
"It was a great run while it lasted."