the seventh consecutive year, Inkworks has been named the
Non-Sports Card Manufacturer of the Year in the 14th annual
Diamond Gem Awards from Diamond Comic
all of Diamond's suppliers and their products are important facets
of the overall comics specialty market," explained Diamond
President & CEO Steve Geppi, "the Gems offer our
customers the chance to honor those that have been especially
beneficial in helping their businesses grow during the past year.
They are the crème de le crème of what our entire industry has
Award nominees were selected by a panel of Diamond product
specialists on the basis of their overall impact on the industry
including their quality, creativity, and sales performance in
2003. Retailers were
able to cast their votes using ballots contained with their
February Previews Order Forms, Previews on Disk, Previews
on Windows, and Previews Fax Order Forms, as well as via
Diamond Online's Retailer Services Area.
has a proven track record in the Non-Sports Trading Card industry,
winning Non-Sports Card Manufacturer of the Year for the seventh
straight year. Diamond retailers
have consistently recognized Inkworks as the market leader for
their quality products, popular licenses, timely releases and
excellent customer service" said Bill Schanes,
Diamond's Vice President of Purchasing.
are honored and excited to be named Manufacturer of the Year
again,” said Allan Caplan, President of Inkworks.
“We are passionate about this industry.
We work hard to bring retailers and collectors the best
licenses, the best products and the highest level of customer
service in the business.”
is an entertainment trading card manufacturer based in
Morrisville, North Carolina.
Current licenses include Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel,
Alias, Catwoman, Robots, The X-Files, Alien vs. Predator, Looney
Tunes, Andromeda, Hellboy, Smallville, Scooby-Doo 2, and Charmed.
For more information on Inkworks products or to find out
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