Pez and Funko Unite

Pez and Funko Unite. This week the Sheraton Stamford Hotel in Connecticut will host the 21st Northeast PEZ Collectible Convention. But this year, the four-day event has a twist. For the very first time, Pez Candy character dispensers will be sharing the limelight with another iconic favorite, Funko POP! figures. Pez and Funko recently joined…

 
Collector’s Items

Collector’s Items Collector’s items are referred to as collectibles (or collectables). They are objects with certain qualities or characteristics that someone considers interesting, memorable, meaningful, attractive, or valuable.  The word “valuable” is key here.  What one person considers valuable another person may not.  Collecting is a hob for those who consider valuable to mean “of…

 
Bazooka Joe Returns

Bazooka Joe returns nationwide to Bazooka’s comic strip bubble gum wrappers in a new nostalgic “Throwback” pack. Chewing bubble gum and reading the antics in the comic strip sound fun but there’s a deeper meaning. The eye-patched boy Bazooka Joe and his gang originally appeared on Bazooka comic strip gum wrappers in 1953. The longest…