COMPLETE-A-SET PREORDERS NEW ARRIVALS BLOWOUTS SEARCH FAQ DIRECTIONS
HOME
ABOUT
DEALER'S LOUNGE
PRODUCTS
RAFFLE
Quick Search:
NEWS
 News & Promotions
GRADING
LINKS
RETAILERS
REGISTER
CONTACT



Coming Soon

VS SYSTEM 2PCG EXP SHIELD VS HYDRA

VS SYSTEM 2PCG EXP SHIELD VS HYDRA

VALERIAN: THE ALPHA MISSIONS
FIGHTIN WORDS


New Arrivals
UFS CAPCOM PLATINUM SERIES BK
17 TOPPS WWE LEGENDS OF TC
18 PANINI ACENSION BK
17 PANINI CHRONICLES BB
17 PANINI ILLUSIONS FOOTBALL
17 PANINI PLAYOFF FOOTBALL
MCFAR NBA #31 FIGURE ASST
MCFAR LABYRINTH 7" JARETH
MCFAR SPAWN 7" COMMANDO
MCFAR WALKDEAD 10' NEGAN
NHL ZAMBONI GINGERBREAD
18 UD HOCKEY SERIES 1 BONUS PK

Back in Stock
KEEP CALM PARTY CARD GAME
MCFAR NBA #31 LEBRON JAMES
MATTE 100ct GREEN NON GLARE DP
DECK BOX BRIGHT YELLOW

Canadian Retailers
Looking for our products? Try one of these fine retailers:

CrackerJack Stadium

(289)_820-5453
www.crackerjacksta...
Eastridge Hobbies Ltd.

(403)_720-6690
www.eastridgehobbi...
The Toy Trove

(289)_362-4401
www.thetoytrove.com
Treasure Chest Games

(604)_941-9313
www.tcgames.ca



Behind the Scenes at NHL All-Star

Thursday February 05, 2009
I felt inclined to share a little bit of what happens behind the scenes after recently attending the 2009 NHL All-Star festivities.

One of the things that makes the NHL All-Star Game great each year is how available the athletes are to their fans. They aren’t rushed in through an underground parking lot, but rather they walk in on a red carpet to sign autographs and pose for pictures with fans. In Montreal for the 2009 NHL All-Star game, I was blown away by how many rabid NHL fanatics braved subzero temperatures to meet their heroes at Windsor Station adjacent to the Bell Centre Arena.

Upper Deck treated these fans to a variety of fun activities leading up to the game including a “Lucky Shot” interactive game for the youngsters, the chance to make your own Upper Deck trading card, various card give-a-ways, trading stations, the always popular wrapper redemption program and three FREE athlete signings.

Drew Doughty (Kings)
Luke Schenn (Leafs)
Steven Stamkos (Lightning)

One of the pieces that I want to share though that most fans and collectors don’t know, is that we use the NHL All-Star Game as an opportunity to collect signatures for upcoming projects and for outstanding redemptions. Our Athlete Relations Team secures a large conference room right next to where the athletes check in. We work hand in hand with the NHL to bring guys in to sign after the check in or at the very least, set up a signing session with them during the weekend.

I witnessed this first hand when we saw Joe Thornton and Devin Setoguchi of the Sharks checking in. We quickly scooped the teammates up and brought them in to sign a few high-end cards for the new 2008-09 Ultimate Collection Hockey. Check out the play-by-play through pictures on how it went down.

Both players were in great spirits when we had them in.

I hope you enjoyed! If you need any of these files as attachments, please let me know.

Sincerely,

Chris Carlin
Hobby Marketing Manager
The Upper Deck Company




News & Promotions
2017-11-20 - HOLIDAYS BRING 'SUPER VALUE BOX' FOR 'MY LITTLE PONY CCG'
2017-11-17 - INCREDIBLE UPPER DECK HOCKEY CARD HITS WERE ON DISPLAY AT THE FALL SPORT CARD & MEMORABILIA EXPO
2017-11-17 - TRANSMIT THE CODE IN 'DECRYPTO'
2017-11-16 - WIZKIDS NEWS!
WEEKLY ISSUE (NOV. 13 - NOV. 17)
2017-11-16 - 'MAIDEN'S QUEST,' 'CURIO,' 'FUNGEON PARTY'

Grosnor is a distributor to Canadian retailers only.
A password is required to access most areas of this website.
Click on Register to open an account.

© Copyright 2013 Grosnor Distribution Inc. / Borduas.net.
All rights reserved.