Selling The Merch.
Welcome back to the newest edition of Selling The Merch; Selling The Merch is a feature in which we cover the merchandise business of Pro Wrestling. If you think that I should cover something, please contact me @RobWilkins on Twitter or by email at [email protected]
Paul Heyman to make Rare Non-WWE appearance
Paul Heyman is going to be making a rare and surprising appearance for HighSpotsAuctions.com on June 2nd. Highspots will be conducting a virtual signing with Heyman that evening. Fans are available to pre-order autographs or mail-in merchandise to have signed.
Highspots is offering various packages, including a V.I.P. package for $500, and it includes an autograph Signed Replica Cell Phone, Signed Turnbuckle Pad, Signed Nolanium 11x17 Poster. Also included in the package is 2-Minute Meet/Greet with Paul in front of the entire Facebook Audience; Video will be mailed to the VIP afterward as a digital file.
Other autograph items will be available, and they have various 8x10 photos, artwork, and props. Personalization is available at an additional fee, and authentication is available for an additional fee also. Here is a link with further details. I also more information below on some of HighSpotsAuctions.com's future signings.
AEW’s Focusing On Boosting International Consumers
On Wednesday, May 5th AEW announced that they officially launched a new online shop geared toward International fans worldwide. Here is a link from the article written by Fightful.com's Jeremy Lambert. The global shop will have the ability to send items to over 220 countries.
The Global ShopAEW.com Website launched with over 400 T-Shirts available for order. The new service will allow AEW fans to save money on shipping rates and deliveries at a much faster pace. This service will not affect U.S. customers..”
WWE Shop To Sell New Shawn Michaels and Kevin Nash “2 Dudes With Attitudes” T-Shirt
WWE Shop is now accepting Pre-Order’s for a new Shawn Michaels and Diesel T-Shirt titled “Two Dudes With Attitude.” The new shirt design comes off of the release of the recent WWE and Peacock series Untold. The shirt will be available starting on May 14th and will be available in sizes Small to 3XL.
No pair of #Superstars defined #WWE’s New Generation Era in the 1990s quite like #Diesel and #ShawnMichaels! Be sure to get the #New #Retro "2 Dudes With Attitudes" Garment-Dyed graphic tee with a throwback Style & Fit from the past! #WWEShop! https://t.co/FVdnh0LAX3 pic.twitter.com/VSNeen56op— WWEShop.com (@WWEShop) May 4, 2021
Drew McIntyre Biography Hits The Shelves
The WWE and Gallery Books released a Drew McIntyre autobiography titled “A Chosen Destiny”. The book is a thrilling, no-holds-barred memoir; WWE Champion Drew McIntyre tells the incredible roller-coaster story of his life, from a small village in Ayrshire, Scotland, to the bright lights of WWE. The book retails for $27.00 but has been cheaper at other online retailers. Barnes and Noble have a signed edition for $27.00 at this link.
Bullet Club In Top Sellers Spot On ProWrestlingTees
Thirty out of the forty items listed on the Top Sellers spot for this week on ProWrestlingTees.com belong to The Bullet Club. On Monday, May 3rd, Bullet Club Day and fans who purchased Bullet Club items saved 25% on most merchandise and had the opportunity to purchase older Bullet Club shirts previously retired. Some of the retired items included Adam Cole’s Bullet Club shirt and the American Nightmare Bullet Club tee.
RingsideCollectibles.com Releasing Exclusive Jurassic Express 2-Pack Action Figure Set
Luchasaurus and Jungle Boy have their very first exclusive figure set coming out in early June. The set can be exclusively purchased at RingsideCollectibles.com, and there will be two different versions as one of the sets will be a packaging variant set. The regular version is available for pre-order at the price of $54.99, while the variant set price is $59.99. The collection includes Luchasaurus’s first official AEW action figure and Jungle Boy’s second action figure. Jungle Boy will also have a single version available at retail when Unrivaled series 5 hits stores.
#AEW #JurassicExpress #RingsideExclusive 2-Pack by #Jazwares up for PRE-ORDER! Featuring #Luchasaurus & #JungleBoy! PACKAGING VARIANT!— Ringside Collectibles (@RingsideC) April 28, 2021
Shop now at https://t.co/afry6FwcKN!#RingsideCollectibles #WrestlingFigures #AllEliteWrestling #AEWUnrivaled #AEWDynamite pic.twitter.com/JSoMR4lBG0
HighSpotsAuctions.com Having Multiple Live Signings In The Weeks Ahead
The renowned pro wrestling merchandise website has a series of live signings coming up soon. The guests planned for the signings include AEW TNT Champion Darby Allin, Rocky Romero, Kiera Hogan, Tasha Steelz, Jimmy Valiant, Diamante, and Raven; prices will vary by performer. The website does accept mail-ins if interested. Follow this link for more information. Darby Allin’s signing will be a private signing; yet, there has been no announcement regarding the signing. The available information is from what’s shown on their ordering page.
It's gotta be May!— Highspots.com (@Highspots) May 3, 2021
May schedule for SIL & VGT!
5/4 SIL @NewJack187
5/6 VGT @thekingnickgage
5/15 SIL T.B.A.
5/18 SIL @HoganKnowsBest3 & @RealTSteelz
5/20 VGT Jimmy Valiant
5/25 SIL @DiamanteLAX
5/27 VGT @theraveneffect pic.twitter.com/gzRQHa9aYq
Selling The Merch Collector’s Corner
This feature piece is called Collector’s Corner, in which I shine a spotlight on someone who collects Pro Wrestling items. This week I decided to show a miniature version of Matt Cardona's collection; this was released by Yahoo! Life in March of 2020. I strongly recommend listening to Major Figure Wrestling Podcast if you enjoy collectibles.