Well it took some time and some soul searching to come back to blogging again We have been posting on our Facebook page but have have left it at that. Haven't posted anything here or on our Twitter since we closed the store. With the birth of our son a couple years ago and the closing of the store I was having some serious issues with how I felt Hoping to get back to full speed. Posting some commentary to get going.
Just wanted to let you know that we officially closed the Ajax store on Sunday, June 16th at 5:00. While this was a difficult day for us for several reasons we are looking forward to moving ahead. The period between June 17th and June 30th will be spent packing up and moving everything to our new location in Whitby. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 2nd and will be keeping the same business hours of operation, we will still accept interac debit cards and credit cards for payment and will continue
Another one of those popular questions that gets asked of us but for some reason it came up several times this past week. Why have so many card shops closed over the years ? This has happened to stores of all sizes over the years and the answer is simple. LACK OF LOYALTY and GREED.
With the intrusion of Ebay, Amazon and other websites the card buyer doesn't have to leave his home to buy what he wants at prices that may be cheaper then what the local card store is willing to do. With flea
Well the S%&T will hit the fan and the I told you sos will start. All the bragging about a double rookie crop in 2013-14 thanks to the lockout/strike has claimed its first victim. Those who thought that things would go on as if nothing happened next season are being proven wrong. I just saw the pre-order prices for 2013-14 SCORE HOCKEY and to say I had to check the prices three times is not a lie. A 2012-13 hobby box with 36 packs which we sold for $28 this past year will now cost almost $60
I got an email asking if this card was a rookie card or not as several are currently listed on websites for sale. This question has been asked before and I will repeat exactly what I said previously.
2012 Panini Father's Day Rookies #12 Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
This card (along with the others from this 'set') is not a ROOKIE CARD. It is not recognized by Beckett as a RC because it doesn't come from a regular issued set. It doesn't matter that it is serial-numbered or not it