The Pokemon Company has announced that it has purchased Millennium Print Group who are the company’s long-term partner for printing the Pokemon Trading Card Game in North America. The purchasing agreement sum hasn’t been published. The Gamer reports that Millennium Print Group makes and packages the Pokemon TCG products and has been since the two companies partnered up in 2015. The Pokemon Company will now expand Millennium Print Group’s “capabilities, infrastructure, and scale to become a premier printer of trading cards, serving the broader industry.”
“The talented team at Millennium Print Group has been an important partner to The Pokemon Company International for many years, helping us bring the Pokemon Trading Card Game to our fans with the quality they expect. By joining forces in a more meaningful way, our goal is to enhance the ways our organizations work together and continue to bring the highest quality Pokemon TCG products to market. Simultaneously, we aim to develop Millennium into an even better, bigger, state-of-the-art version of their already exceptional organization, benefiting not just Pokemon, but all of their customers.”Kenji Okubo, president of The Pokemon Company International.