"We are excited to enter into this collaboration with Funko; the success of our Panini trading cards in the collectible space along with the success that Funko is experiencing in the vinyl figure collectibles space, make this the ideal collaboration for sports fans and consumers," says Jason Howarth, vice president, marketing, Panini America.
"This is the perfect union of two amazing collector bases," says Matt Lattier, manager, brand licensing, Funko. "The strength of what Panini is doing in the trading card space and Funko's passionate fan base provide trading card and Pop! collectors the opportunity to display their fandom in a unique way."
Based on the Panini Prizm trading card brand, the new range of collectible Funko cards will
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