The Topps Co.

Trading card company grows presence in blockchain-based collectibles

In this week's episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Jahm Najafi, chief executive of The Najafi Companies and vice chairman of the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns. Eric and Chris also discuss the recent deal in which venerable trading card entity The Topps Co. will become a public company, the continued growth of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), New York state enacting mobile sports betting, and the emergence of Genius Sports following its landmark agreement to acquire National Football League data rights.

Merger values venerable trading card company at $1.3bn

Limited-edition card set recreates classic baseball covers from venerable magazine

Trading card company expands new line of artistically reimagined cards

Women’s sports league developer Athletes Unlimited is expanding its reach and visibility by securing a distribution deal with three regional sports networks for its 2020 softball season.

Company more than doubles prior Topps Now sales mark with card featuring popular immunologist

"Project 2020" will see classic baseball cards reinterpreted by a broad mix of modern artists