Comcis shops provide a unique community, Image’s Publisher reminds us
The distributor notes that since the site launched in 1996, it has directed more than 6 million users to comics specialty shops throughout North America.
“Publishers are treating the customers as “super fans” who are bottomless ATM machines. But every working retailer in this room can tell you that this doesn’t match the reality of our customers”
Bob Wayne delivering the #ComicsPro2019 keynote. I could listen to him talk for hours. #comics pic.twitter.com/lb3eHaDkjR — Alter Ego Comics (@AlterEgoComics) February 22, 2019 Continuing our ComicsPRO wrap-up, the text of Bob Wayne’s keynote address has been released. Wayne was in charge of sales and marketing at DC Comics for, well, many many years, […]
Just to wrap up the mighty deeds at the annual eeting or comics retailer organization ComicsPRO, several announcements have been released. First, the official winners of the awards presented. Winners are in BOLD. The nominees for this year’s Industry Award were: * The BOOM! Studios Team * Steve Geppi * Jonni Levas * Margaret “Maggie” Thompson […]
After some garbled messaging, DC’s plans for their 100 page giants and reprints have been made clearer.
As we’ve noted the retailer/publisher gathering ComicsPRO is underway in Charlotte this weekend, kicking off what will be a momentous year for the comics industry. Boom Studios President Filip Sablik just delivered his speech and Boom has made the text available; Sablik gives good speech and he addresses the concerns retailers have been having in recent […]
DC’s Game of Thrones comes into focus at this weeks ComicsPRO retailer meeting.
How do you get a Big 2 reader to broaden their horizons? The answer is ‘one book at a time.’
Shevlin reflects on his time as a customer and employee of St. Mark’s, and its impact on his life.