SOURCE: NASDAQ

February 10, 2006 10:30 ET

Topps [TOPP] CEO and Mickey Mantle Family to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

The Two Biggest Names in Baseball Cards Are Back Together Again

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 10, 2006 --


What:

Arthur Shorin CEO of Topps (NASDAQ: TOPP), along with Danny and David Mantle will preside over the opening bell to celebrate the new Mickey Mantle baseball card collection.

The exclusive agreement between Topps and the Mantle family, which went into effect January 1, 2006, grants Topps exclusive rights within the MLB trading card category for all trading cards, including insert cards, memorabilia cards, cut signature cards and the use of Mantle's image on packaging and advertising. Mantle will make his first appearance in 2006 Topps Baseball (releasing February 7th).

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio

When:

Monday, February 13th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EST

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Clay Lurashi
    212.376.0496
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220