MJ Holding is the largest North American distributor of trading cards (gaming, sports, and entertainment), related trading card supplies, and hot trend items.
We provide retail supply chain management and specialize in category planning, planogram development, initial distribution, replenishment, and merchandising of the modular for our retail partners. Additionally, we support manufacturers who are looking for retail distribution of their products.
We’ve been in the trading card distribution business since 1993. Over the years, we developed an effective category management process that helped grow our retail distribution footprint across all of the United States and Canada. Our expansion has seen the acquisition of 5 companies since 2000, and partnerships with the strongest retail stores and biggest brands in the game.
December 2000: Purchase of MJ Holding and the beginning of the distribution business within the trading card industry at Meijer and Wal-Mart. Retail distribution store count of 500 stores.
October 2005: Purchase of Midland Hobby Supplies, Inc. increasing the distribution within Wal-Mart stores in the American Midwest. Retail distribution store count increases to 2,500 stores.
November 2006: Purchase of Steeds Marketing Ltd, launching distribution in Canada within Wal-Mart Canada, 7-Eleven Canada and other convenience stores. Retail distribution store count increases to 4,000 stores.
February 2009: Purchase of SCC Wholesale, LLC, increasing distribution within Wal-Mart stores across the USA. Retail distribution store count increases to 5,000 stores.
April 2010: Purchase of Vintage Sports Cards, increasing distribution within Wal-Mart, K-Mart and adding Toys R US as a retail partner. Retail distribution store count increases to more than 7,000 stores.
We have two facilities, one in the United States and one in Canada, that provide distribution and light assembly.
Our Bedford Park, IL location is just west of Chicago and is 200,000 sq ft.
Our Cambridge, Ontario location is just west of Toronto and is 30,000 sq ft.