7/17/2014: Last minute prize addition to the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention!
To celebrate the return of King James to the Cleveland Cavaliers, we are raffling off a 2009 LeBron James MVP Bobble Head. Since departing Cleveland in 2010, LeBron James led the Miami Heat to two back-to-back NBA championships in 2012 and 2013 seasons. This limited edition bobble head comes with an Upper Deck 2008-2009 First Edition card and will be available for raffle at the GT Sports booth (#2132 and #2136), run by Greg Tatich. GT Sports will be giving away one raffle ticket with every $20.00 in purchases at the booth. The winning raffle ticket will be selected on Sunday, August 3rd at noon at the National. Both the bobble head and the card will be given away together in an Ultra PRO Figurine & Card Display.
7/11/2014: We'll see you at the 2014 National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland!
We are kicking off our participation at the 2014 Nationals in a big way! Look for these promotions from Ultra PRO at the show:
We are raffling off an autographed Ozzie Newsome full size football helmet. Ozzie is a Hall of Famer of the Cleveland Browns who is now the General Manager of the Baltimore Ravens. This helmet will be available for raffle at the GT Sports booth (#2132 and #2136), run by Greg Tatich. GT Sports will be giving away one raffle ticket with every $20.00 in purchases at the booth. The winning raffle ticket will be selected on Sunday, August 3rd at noon at the National. The helmet will be given away in an Ultra PPRO Helmet Display.
We are raffling off a signed Brian Hoyer full size football with COA from PAAS (#15632). Brian is a current and possibly starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns in the 2014 season. We are also raffling off a Carlos Santana signed Big Stick baseball bat with COA from PSA (#W38473). Carlos Santana plays First Baseman, Catcher and Third Baseman positions for the Cleveland Indians. Both of these items will be available for raffle at Lin Terry, run by Dan Neufeld, with two booth locations – one by the corporate area across (#1137 & 1236) and one directly across from the autograph pavilion (#2340 & #2342). Lin Terry will be giving away one raffle ticket with every $20.00 in purchases at either booth locations. The winning raffle tickets will be selected on Sunday, August 3rd at 2PM at the National. The football will be given away in an Ultra PRO Z-Design Football Display, and the bat will give given away in a new Ultra PRO bat tube.
We will also have lots of new products available at both GT Sports and Lin Terry booths, including:
- New Topps Allen & Ginter 2” Collector’s Edition Albums with exclusive Tobacco mini-cards
- Mini-helmet UV holders
- Topps ’75 mini-card sized 9-pocket pages
- New baseball bat tubes with improved silicone non-slip caps
- 25th Anniversary 9-pocket pages with limited edition blue holograms
We are supporting the Case Break Lounge with GTS Distribution. Come by the lounge, bring some boxes and get the ultimate high-end treatment while opening them, with:
- New black velvet viewing & display trays
- Soft touch mats to break on
- 25th Anniversary 9-pocket pages with limited edition blue holograms
- Horizontal and Vertical booklet card toploaders
- Plenty of other supplies such as toploaders and One-Touch magnetic cases to protect your hits
Last but not least, we are providing our valued partner Cardboard Connection Radio with supplies for the Vern Fuller autograph session and team bags for the Cardboard Connection Radio exclusive collectibles card set, available only at the 2014 Nationals. Vern is currently the Executive Director of the Baseball Heritage Museum and played Second Baseman for the Cleveland Indians over six seasons.
3/27/2014: Season 1.5 of Web Series "The Breaks" Funded on Kickstarter
The Breaks is a unique web series about a sports card addict whose compulsion for collecting constantly derails his attempt at a normal life. With the help of Kickstarter funding, the show is on its way to filming six more episodes for season one. As a token of appreciation for sports card collectors everywhere and to help promote our hobby, Ultra PRO will match the show's Kickstarter campaign funds dollar-for-dollar up to $3,500; so grab some popcorn and watch the action unfold.
3/9/2014: Check Out New Episodes of "The Breaks"!
Got card collecting on your mind... all the time? "The Breaks" is a hilarious look at what it means to be a sports card collector. New episodes are now airing on YouTube, or for a faster link, flip over to our "Videos" tab and start watching!
3/1/2014: 9-Pocket Mini Card Pages Available Soon
Collectors asked, and we answered. We are now taking distributor pre-orders for our new 9-pocket Mini Card Pages. If you are joining us at this year's Industry Summit, come by one of our distributors' booths and check out some samples.
12/10/2013: Vertical Booklet One Touch Magnetic Holders Available Now
New One Touch magnetic holders sized to fit most vertical booklet cards are available now and shipping to distributors - ask your local card and hobby shop about them!
8/22/2013: New Mini Card Inserts Available Now
New black frame inserts sized to fit Mini Cards (such as Topps '75 Mini Cards) are available now! Inserts fit in ONE-Touch magnetic holders and frame your mini card for safe storage.
7/5/2013: Updated Store Locator
We have updated our Store Locator! Websites are now listed and search functions made more robust. If your store's website is not listed through a "View Site" link, please send us an email through the Contact Us section and we will update your information.
6/13/2013: Vertical Booklet Card Holders coming soon!
We're thrilled to announce that our Vertical Booklet One Touch holders will be available later this year - these holders are ideal for your vertical booklets from Topps Triple Threads, Upper Deck artist cards and many more! Our first holders will be able to hold 4.5mm thick per side cards.
5/31/2013: First Raffle Contest Held in Conjunction with Cardboard Connection Radio
We have kicked off our first ever raffle contest which is being held in conjunction with Cardboard Connection Radio! Check out the PROMOS tab on this page to enter with a code word. To find out what the code word is, listen to the May 31, 2013 episode of Cardboard Connection Radio.
5/16/2013: Cardboard Connection's Supplies Section is Live!
Visit Cardboard Connection to see reviews of various Ultra PRO supplies and learn how you can protect your collection.
Check out their website here
5/8/2013: Ultra PRO partners with cardboardconnection.com as the official trading card and memorabilia supplies sponsor
Ultra PRO is pleased to announce a partnership with the Cardboard Connection website and radio program as an official sponsor. There will be lots of exciting things to come from this partnership, including a dedicated section on cardboardconnection.com that showcases Ultra PRO's products and help collectors decide which supply product is best suited for certain cards.
4/16/2013: Sports Card Magazine takes an in-depth look at our full line of One Touch holders, stands and tobacco-sized card inserts
Click here to read the article at Sports Card Magazine
10/26/2012: Sports Card Radio Podcast
Show #113 UltraPro's Booklet Card Holder + Exquisite Basketball, link below:
Click here to listen to Show #113 of Sports Card Radio
10/13/2012: Cyclopse Comics - ONE-TOUCH Card Holders Review
Click here to read the review by Cyclopse Comics