Panini and Premier League sign exclusive worldwide agreement

Panini UK has signed an exclusive worldwide agreement to become the Official Stickers and Trading Cards Licensee of the Premier League from Season 2019/20. The agreement covers retail and promotional product, both physical and digital.

Peter Warsop, Panini Group Licensing Director said ‘The coming together of Panini and the Premier League is wonderful news for the global collectables market. Panini’s international reach of both retail and promotional collectables provide the perfect platform to grow the business.’

Mike Riddell, Managing Director of Panini UK added ‘This is a game-changer for the UK market. The Premier League is the strongest league in the world and our challenge is to restore the UK football collectables market to number one.’

Richard Masters, Managing Director, Premier League said ‘Panini has an excellent reputation for producing high quality and popular collectable football stickers and trading cards that are popular with fans across the world. We look forward to working with them from season 2019/20 onwards.’

About Panini
Panini Group, established more than 55 years ago in Modena, Italy with subsidiaries throughout Europe, Latin America and the United States, is the world leader in the published collectable sector and the leading multi-national publisher of comics, children’s magazines, and manga in Europe and Latin America. The company has distribution channels in more than 130 countries and employs a staff of over 1200. For more information visit www.paninigroup.com


For further information, please contact:
Jessica Tadmor, Head of Marketing
Panini UK, Brockbourne House, 77 Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 8BS., Tel: 01892 500100