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Whitman Notice of Price Increase. It just keeps coming!!!

by | Friday, September 10, 2021 | 0 comment(s)
Whitman sailing into a rising sea of over priced containers

Whitman, a company that until 2020 had raised prices maybe 2 times in the last 20 years, has now announced its second price increase of the last year! In a letter dated September 10, 2021, Whitman writes "Due to increasing raw material and labor costs, [and] ocean freight... we have no choice but to increase the cost of most Whitman products" Transline will update retail prices shortly. Expect to see products increase by as much as 10-15%. Whitman folders, for example, are going...

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General Notice on Price Increases

by | Friday, September 10, 2021 | 0 comment(s)
Price Inflation, or just Transitory? The market decides.

Stay current with pricing by downloading our wholesale price list. Updated weekly. Prices these last few months have increased at an alarming rate. Pricing remains extremely volatile. Supply is tight. There is no relief yet in sight!  Paper, paperboard, plastic and other commodity prices have risen significantly in 2021. Hardly a day goes by at Transline without a phone call or update from a vendor and supplier regarding price increases. Paperboard used to make boxes is up at least 28%...

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The cost of paperboard storage box raw material is up 28% this year!

by | Tuesday, August 17, 2021 | 0 comment(s)
The cost of being board.

Paperboard used to make our boxes and related itemsare seeing unprecedented price increases. Below is a notice of price increase we received from one of our main suppliers: Dear Valued Customer We are continuing to see rapid, and unprecedented increases in the cost of chipboard. Within the last week we received notification of our 3rd price increase in chipboard this year. For reference, I cannot recall the last time that we had two increases in any one year, let alone 3. This brings the total...

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Domestic SBS Board, Paperboard, Milling out Higher Prices!

by | Monday, August 16, 2021 | 0 comment(s)

Transline has received several notices this year regarding paperboard increases. Below is the most recent increase we received from one of our suppliers regarding domestic SBS board, used for backing boards for comics, books and magazines."Here we go again. . . All of our domestic mills have now announced yet another price increase on paperboard, as our letter reads, mills are citing continued strong demand in tight market conditions with unprecedented inflationary pressures as the main...

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Paperboard Price Increase Effective November 9th.

by | Monday, November 2, 2020 | 0 comment(s)
Paperboard Price Increases to Raise Storage Box Prices

Transline is raising prices on most paperboard storage boxes by 4-5% effective December, 2020. We have taken on several increases in board cost in the last year from paper mills. On October 20th, we received notice of another uncoated paperboard price increase going into effect on November 9th, 2020. Paperboard is used in the manufacture of storage and processing boxes, including popular boxes such as the 2x2x9 (Item #2160) box. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to give us a...

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New 2020 Transline Supply Catalog

by | Thursday, March 26, 2020 | 0 comment(s)

It’s finally here! The Transline 2020 catalog has been printed and is on its way to you! The new catalog features exciting new products and several new hobby categories, including coins, currency, stamps, comic books, trading cards and more. The 2020 catalog has new products, updated pricing and hi-res product images. We always recommend using the website for the most accurate pricing and further product details as it is updated daily. Use this catalog as a tool in your...

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Important Dansco Update

by | Friday, June 21, 2019 | 0 comment(s)

We have just been informed that the Dansco Corporation is relocating. After 82 years of operating out of the Los Angeles area, they will be moving to Sumas, Washington. Re-opening date is unknown at this time. For this reason, we will not be holding back orders open for Dansco products before, or during the move. You may read more on the official Dansco letter here. Please feel free to contact me directly with any questions. Sincerely, Cat Grace Transline Supply...

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March 2019 Product Update - New Capsule Boxes!

by | Friday, March 15, 2019 | 0 comment(s)
Check out what we just brought into stock!

Guardhouse Coin Capsule Boxes Guardhouse coin capsule boxes are a perfect way to present your coins for any occasion. Guardhouse capsule boxes fit round coin capsules and come in Velour, Velvet and Leatherette options. All Velour, Velvet and Leatherette boxes can be hot-stamped with your company logo for a fully customized display piece. Velvet and Velour boxes are also available with a metal rim, adding a distinguished appeal to your box.  Call 800-575-4007 today for more information!View...

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Whitman Price Increases

by | Tuesday, March 5, 2019 | 0 comment(s)
Important Whitman Price Increases

Effective February 18th Whitman is raising prices ranging from 23% to 43%. We went ahead and took the average of each category increase for your reference below. Whitman Average Price Increases: Accessories: 31% Albums: 23% Folders: Increase from $3.99 to $4.99 Holders: 43% Maps: 28% Stamps: 24% These prices will be effective at Transline starting February 22nd, 2019. You may view a PDF copy of Whitman’s updated retail pricing here. If you have any product specific questions regarding these...

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Notice of Price increase - Metal Shells for Boxes

by | Thursday, December 20, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Metal Shell Price Increases

We received notice from suppliers today that the cost of metal used in the manufacture of coin boxes has gone up. We are expecting increases totaling around 6% combined material and labor costs, going into effect in February of 2019. Affected items are velvet, velour and leatherette metal shell coin capsule and slab boxes, including items 954314 - 954330.

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October 2018 Sale Sheet - Custom Chipboard Boxes

by | Monday, October 8, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Check out this month's sale products!

October 2018 Sale Sheet: Custom Printed Chipboard Boxes - 10% OFF wholesale pricing.Advertise with your storage boxes with custom printing! Step 1: Create Die - Send us your artwork and we'll take it from there! There is a one time free of $150 to get your die made. Step 2: Select your box: We have dozens of products that we can custom print! Take advantage of this month's sale and get 10% OFF wholesale pricing on chipboard boxes! Browse here.Step 3: Enjoy! - We can custom print quick and easy...

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Air-Tite Coin Capsule Price Increases

by | Friday, September 28, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Air-tite prices increased on higher raw material costs.

Effective September, 28, 2018, Transline is increasing the price of bulk Air-Tite capsules.On April 1, 2018, Air-tite Holders, Inc raised prices on bulk capsules due to increasing raw material costs. These price increases ranged from 7.5 to 11%.Transline did not pass these price increases along at the time, in part due to long term contracts we had in place. However, these contracts are now expired.

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Tariffs will impact most coin supplies, including those made in the USA.

by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
The Tariffs are coming! The Tariffs are coming!

On July 11, 2018, the office of the U.S. Trade Representative proposed a 10% tariff on $200 billion of imports into the United States. In early August 2018, the Trade Representative began evaluating a 25% proposed tariff on the same $200 billion of imports. The tariff list includes over 6000 harmonized codes, affecting most consumer goods.The 10% Tariff went into effect Monday, September 24th. The 25% tariff is proposed to go into effect on December 31, 2018. Tariffs are paid as a tax at the...

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Notice of Price Increase - Lead Dog Coin & Currency Pages

by | Thursday, August 2, 2018 | 0 comment(s)

Some small price increases have come into effect on Lead Dog pages, which we will be applying from 30th July 2018.List of included items below with the new MRSP:2742 - 3 Pocket Large Currency Pages MRSP $752744 - 4 Pocket Modern Currency Pages MRSP $752746 - 12 Pocket 2.5x2.5 Currency Pages MRSP $852750 - 20 Pocket 2x2 Coin Pages MRSP $752752 - 30 Pocket Pages 1.5x1.5 Coin Pages MRSP $85As always, we endeavor to keep our prices as competitive as possible for the wholesale market. 0 Comments ...

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by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
New Dansco Dated Pages

NEW Dansco has update pages for dated albums!Dansco # / Transline # / Dates / Denomination7104-1 / 6482.1 / 2010-2027 D / Cent8104-1 / 6484.1 / 2010-2021 S / Cent7114-1 / 6486.1 / 2006-2023 P / Nickel8114-2 / 6488.2 / 2017S Pr-2029P / Nickel7166-6 / 6308.6 / 2018 P-2027 D / Half Dollar8167-2 / 6311.2 / 2017 P-2021 S Sil Pr / Half Dollar8182-3 / 6349.3 / 2013 W Enh-2015 W Pr / ASE7215-4 / 6460.4 / 2014-2022 / Canadian Silver Maple Leaf...

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Product Notification

by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | 0 comment(s)

Dear valued customer:In effort to keep you informed with the most up-to-date information, we would like to announce the following product discontinuation by the manufacturer:Transline Item #19167: Supersafe Stockbook - 64 White Pages (Brown)Transline Item #19168: Supersafe Stockbook - 64 White Pages (Green)Transline Item #19188: Supersafe Stockbook - 64 Black Pages (Brown Padded Cover)Transline Item #19189: Supersafe Stockbook - 64 Black Pages (Green Padded Cover)If you have any questions...

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