Posts Tagged: Comic store retailing

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue.

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About two or three times every day I get a phone call from someone trying to sell their collection of comic books.  It almost always begins something like this: “I have a really old collection of books, still in their plastics and I’m sure they’re worth a bunch of money,” states the eager seller. Juett [...]

OMG, the internet ate my comic sales!

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For the last 3 years one of the major concerns in the comic book industry is digital media.  You folks all remember back in the day when there were music stores on every corner?  Or when Blockbusters was a household name?  Bookstores in all the malls?  And then along comes that devil….DUN DUN DUUUuUuUhhh (yeah, [...]