Introducing the CGC Trading Cards Holder

Posted on 7/13/2020

The CGC Trading Cards holder combines crystal-clear optics and the most advanced archival materials for the best in display and protection.

CGC Trading Cards has invested significant time and resources to develop the hobby's best holder for Pokémon TCG and Magic: The Gathering cards. The result is a display-worthy holder that combines crystal-clear optics and superior long-term protection. An attractive and easy-to-read certification label provides a detailed description of the card and its grade. In addition, numerous security features in the holder and label protect against counterfeiting and tampering.

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Proven, State-of-the-Art Construction

The CGC Trading Cards holder is made from the same time-tested materials as the CGC comic book holder. The sturdy case resists impacts, and the design uses ultrasonic welding to hold a card in place for enhanced protection and security. Because the holder is completely clear, the artwork, color and detail of a card are never obscured.

Superior Display and Security

A large label allows for detailed card descriptions and excellent readability. If requested, CGC Trading Cards provides Sub-Grades, which give a more nuanced description of a card’s condition, and these are easily accommodated on the CGC Trading Cards label. The label also features microprinting, UV ink and holographic foil to prevent against counterfeiting.

Unique Identification Features

On the back of the label, a unique certification number identifies a card. A pedigree can also be added to describe a card’s past or present ownership. After encapsulation in the CGC Trading Cards holder, every card is imaged in high-resolution. A QR code enables you to quickly look up a card and its images at

Faster Turnaround

CGC Trading Cards has made sure the process of applying the holder and label to a card is exceptionally streamlined. The simplicity and speed of the encapsulation process help CGC Trading Cards turn cards around faster.

Portable, Stackable and Easy to Store

The CGC Trading Cards holder locks and stacks with other CGC Trading Cards holders, making it easy to store and display your collection.

CGC Trading Cards provides expert and impartial authentication, grading and encapsulation services for virtually all Pokémon TCG and Magic: The Gathering cards. Its graders use a highly accurate, industry-standard 10-point grading scale and evaluate cards using advanced equipment, including devices that perform ultra-microscopic inspections and precisely calculate centering. After cards have been authenticated and graded, they are encapsulated in the CGC Trading Cards holder, which combines crystal-clear optics and advanced archival materials for the best in display and protection. Learn more at

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