FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE PURCHASING DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND.

Who wants to join the mighty Midtown Comics team in New Hyde Park? We are currently looking for a Full Time Buyer’s Assistant for our Purchasing Department. Could that person be you? Read on to see if you are qualified!

Responsibilities:

  • Negotiate purchasing agreements with suppliers.
  • Foster open dialogue with vendors, internal departments, and field operations.
  • Make informed purchasing suggestions by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Oversee all phases of inventory movements, including ordering, re-ordering, and transfers.
  • Maintain inventory according to stated levels.
  • Create and implement new processes to reduce inventory and waste.
  • Ensure purchasing information is updated across multiple vendors- pricing, unit of purchase, etc.
  • Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time and trace undelivered goods. File necessary reports for any goods that arrive as damages or in the incorrect quantities.
  • Identify and cultivate new trends and product lines in the market place.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Skills Required:

  • Relevant experience in purchasing, inventory, and cost reduction systems and methods.
  • Superior organization, attention to detail, and analytical skills with strong emphasis in workload prioritization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, communicating frequently and effectively.
  • Able to work independently on assigned activities or as part of a structured team as required.
  • Must demonstrate and maintain an extremely high regard for confidential and sensitive information.
  • Ability to simplify and communicate complex data and information.
  • Demonstrated calculating and budget planning skills.
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

Knowledge & experience:

  • Must know the Toy & Pop Culture Related Merchandise Industry.
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@midtowncomics.com with subject line “Buyer’s Assistant Job”

26 Feb, 2020

Midtown Comics New Location in Astoria, Queens

Posted by Kristen Linder in: News | No Comments

Midtown Comics’ Astoria Outlet Coming Soon!

Job Description

FULL TIME HELP WANTED IN THE EBAY STORE DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS HQ IN NEW HYDE PARK, LONG ISLAND!

The ebay store manager is responsible for maintaining all aspects of an active Premium eBay Store. This includes creating up to 500 auctions each month and controlling a fixed price listing inventory of up to 1000 items.

Responsibilities:

  • Lists new auctions every Wednesday, and consistently lists fixed items.
  • Provides all content for listings by photographing items and editing them to adhere to eBay regulations. 
  • Constantly evaluates the inventory for items to list and re-list, as well as adjust prices as necessary.
  • Prepares sold items for shipment and in store pickup, this is not limited to eBay and may include other sold items.
  • Controls and maintains fixed and auction inventory, regularly assesses inventory, and memorizes where the items are.
  • Reserves incentive comic books from the main website inventory to list as auctions on eBay.
  • Answers all correspondence regarding eBay store; including, but not limited to, customer inquiries, returns, refunds, complaints, and feedback issues.
  • Also responsible for filtering correspondence that comes into the WeBuy email account; these are emails from customers looking to sell comics and collectibles to us.

Skills Required:

  • Experience in running a high traffic eBay store.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • High level customer service skills.
  • Heavy knowledge of comics, toys, statues, collectibles, and pop culture.
  • Knowledge of current industry trends (upcoming movies/comic book storylines).
  • The ability to capitalize on these trends at the proper time with corresponding items.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@midtowncomics.com with subject line “Online                                                                               Specialist Job”


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Welcome back to another week of big releases!
With the Kree/Skrull war on the horizon in the upcoming Empyre series, it may be time to grab some comics and hunker down for some great reads! Starting with Road To Empyre Kree Skrull War #1. Excited about the upcoming Black Widow movie? Read up on Nat’s travels in Marvels Avengers Black Widow #1! But there’s so much more! From X-Men #9 to Batman Curse of the White Knight #8 to Detective Comics #1021, there are so many steller stories to stir your spirit! But don’t take my word for it, check them all out below for yourself!



Two floors of fun:
Look for TONS of back issues of all kinds, graphic novels, manga, collectibles, action figures, Gundam, statues, and more, all UP TO 70% OFF!  Coming soon: order new releases for pick up at Astoria!  Follow us on social media for the launch date!



Women’s History Month:
This month we honor the women who create comics, and female characters in comics!  Please check out our list of select graphic novels specially curated by our buying team, and take 20% off!









FANTASTIC FOUR MARVELS SNAPSHOT #1


Regular Alex Ross Cover

Variant Benjamin Dewey Cover

Incentive Jack Kirby Hidden Gem Variant Cover

HELLIONS #1


Regular Stephen Segovia Cover

Variant Whilce Portacio Cover

Incentive Mike Deodato Jr Variant Cover



MARVEL TITLES


2020 Force Works #2

Black Panther #22 Kaare Andrews Cover

Falcon & Winter Soldier #2

Incredible Hulk #182 Facsimile Edition

Jessica Jones Blind Spot #6

Punisher Soviet #6 Incentive Takashi Okazaki Variant Cover

Ravencroft #3 Incentive EM Gist Variant Cover

Revenge Of Cosmic Ghost Rider #4

Scream Curse Of Carnage #5

Star #3

Tarot #4 Incentive Stephen Mooney Variant Cover

X-Men #9

IMMORTAL HULK #33


Regular Alex Ross Cover

Variant Cory Smith Spider-Woman Cover

Variant Joe Bennett Cover

Variant Logan Lubera Cover

Variant Ron Lim Cover

Incentive Steve Skroce Variant Cover

WOLVERINE #2


Regular Adam Kubert Cover

Variant Gerald Parel
Spider-Woman Cover

Variant Marcos Martin God Loves Man Kills Cover





X-MEN FANTASTIC FOUR #3


Regular Terry Dodson Cover

Variant Meghan Hetrick Flower Cover

Variant Mark Brooks Cover

MARVEL COLLECTED
EDITIONS!


Doctor Doom Vol 1 Pottersville TP

Amazing Spider-Man Epic Collection Vol 1 Great Power TP New Printing

Captain America By Ta-Nehisi Coates Vol 1 HC

Captain America By Ta-Nehisi Coates Vol 3 Legend Of Steve TP

Dawn Of X Vol 4 TP

Future Fight Firsts TP

New Mutants By Jonathan Hickman Vol 1 TP

Thor Epic Collection Vol 6 Into The Dark Nebula TP

Wolverine Enemy Of The State TP New Printing

TRUE BELIEVERS!


True Believers Empyre Lyja #1

True Believers Empyre She-Hulk #1

True Believers Empyre Vision #1







DC TITLES!


Action Comics #1021

Amethyst #2

Far Sector #5 Variant
Warren Louw Cover

Flash #752 Variant Junggeun Yoon Cover

Justice League Dark #21 Variant Clayton Crain Cover

Legion Of Super Heroes #5

Suicide Squad #4 Variant Jeremy Roberts Cover

Supergirl #40 Variant Derrick Chew Card Stock Cover

Wonder Woman #754 Variant Rafael Grampa Card Stock Cover

BAT TITLES!


Batman Curse Of The White Knight #8 Variant Sean Murphy Cover

Detective Comics #1021 Variant Lee Bermejo Card Stock Cover

Batgirl #45 Variant Terry Dodson & Rachel Dodson Cover

Batman Beyond #42

Batman Superman #8 Variant Andy Kubert Card Stock Cover

Red Hood Outlaw #44 Variant Philip Tan Cover

DC COLLECTED EDITIONS!


Event Leviathan HC

Justice League Of America The Nail Complete Collection TP

Justice League Origin Deluxe Edition HC

Batman Creature Of The Knight HC

Harley Quinn Vol 4 The Final Trial TP

Tales Of The Batman By Marv Wolfman Vol 1 HC

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Basketful Of Heads #6 Variant Matteo Scalera Cover

John Constantine Hellblazer #5

Last God #6




MARVEL

DC

INDIES


Thor #1 Midtown Exclusive Gerald Parel Variant Cover

Wolverine #1 Midtown Exclusive Gabriele Dell Otto Variant Cover

Bloodshot #1 Midtown Exclusive Francesco Mattina NYCC
Foil Virgin Variant Cover





 STRANGER THINGS
INTO FIRE #3


Regular Viktor Kalvachev Cover

Variant Adam Gorham Cover

Variant Emily Pearson Cover



A CLASH OF KINGS #3


Regular Mike Miller Cover

Variant Mel Rubi Cover

Incentive Mel Rubi Virgin Cover


Lucy Claire Redemption #4

On The Stump #2

Folklords #5

Hidden Society #2

Tomorrow #2

I Can Sell You A Body #3


Canto Vol 1 If I Only Had
A Heart TP

Once & Future Vol 1 TP

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shredder In Hell TP

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Midtown exclusive Batman cap from New Era

Midtown exclusive Superman cap from New Era

Black Panther II Logo Black 940 Velcro Strap Cap

X-Men Logo Dark Phoenix Red 940 Velcro Strap Cap

Midtown Comics Logo Desert Camo 920 Buckle Strap Cap Powered By New Era

All Midtown Exclusives Merch

This week’s featured eBay item is a Game of Thrones King Joffrey Crown Prop Replica Full Size LTD ED 406 of 1500. Here’s your chance to add this rare item to your collection! Also, remember to follow us on eBay to find even more rare comics, collectibles, and super hero savings! Check out the rest of our auctions today!

IN-STORE PICKUP IS HERE!
ORDER BACK ISSUES ONLINE AND PICK UP AT THE MIDTOWN COMICS LOCATION OF YOUR CHOICE! No fees! Our back issue codeword sales apply, so save big and pick up at Midtown Comics.


Robin Vol 2

Titans

Outsiders Vol 3

Young Justice

Robin Son
of Batman


Teen Titans
Vol 66 #20 

Dark Knight Returns The Last Crusade #1  

DC 100 Page Super Spectacular #14

All Star Batman and Robin the Boy Wonder #10 

Detective Comics Vol 2 #1000

Believe it,
G-Man, Kristen, and Kareem!

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Not everyone realizes it, but our new release list is the most accurate and complete in the industry. Our list is posted every Wednesday afternoon, and includes ALL of the new releases for the following week, complete with links to purchase and reserve. Check it out!

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18 Mar, 2020

How To Get Your Comics at This Challenging Time

Posted by Kristen Linder in: .Blogs | No Comments

At Midtown Comics we want to make sure that fans can get their new comics, as challenging as it may be at this time. 

We’re taking precautions at our mail order fulfillment location, with enhanced, hygienic, cleaning measures, gloves, social distancing, as recommended by the CDC.

Order online for home delivery, we ship everywhere!

Precautions at Midtown:
As always, the health and safety of all of our friends and staffers is a top priority for us.  We’re following all of the precautions and hygiene recommendations from government health authorities.  We’ve put enhanced cleaning measures in place, including additional cleaning staff, and sanitizing our counters, credit card machines, checkout stands, stairwell banister, and other fixtures, often and throughout the day.  

Midtown Comics is committed to take the necessary actions to help support our friends and staff, and the community in this challenging time.

Thank you,

Your Friends at Midtown Comics

Graphic Designer

Job Description

FULL TIME HELP
WANTED IN THE GRAPHIC DESIGN DEPARTMENT AT MIDTOWN COMICS WAREHOUSE IN NEW HYDE
PARK, LONG ISLAND!

We are
seeking a Graphic Designer that can create visual concepts, to communicate
ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. She/he develops the overall
layout and production design for advertisements, newsletters, signs, and
corporate reports.

Job
Duties:

  • Work with Graphic Design team to determine the
    scope of a project
  • Advise team members on strategies to reach a
    particular audience
  • Determine the message the design should portray
  • Create images that identify a product or convey
    a message
  • Develop graphics for product illustrations,
    logos, and websites
  • Present the design to the art director
  • Incorporate changes recommended by the clients
    into the final design
  • Review designs for errors before printing or
    publishing them

The candidate must have 1-2 years of Graphic Design experience and
ability to work well with others.

Skills:

HTML, CSS, Graphic Design, Adobe CS6, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign,
Illustrator, Photography, Retouching, Acrobat, Image Ready, Mailchimp, PC,
Microsoft Office, Power Point presentations, knowledge of designing/printing in
4 color process as well as Pantone spot colors. Custom UI a plus

Schedule hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Please send your resume and a cover letter over to jobs@midtowncomics.com

Job Type: Full-Time


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Welcome back to an exhilarating week of comics!
We’ve got some mighty Marvel #1’s this week with Spider-Woman #1, Outlawed #1, and 2020 Iron Age #1. And dynamic DC has some landmarks with Robin 80th Anniversary 100 Page Super Spectacular and Titans Giant #1.  And what would these awesome new comics be without our signings coming up? Joe Quesada signing Marvel Portfolio on March 26th at Grand Central and James Tynion IV signing Batman #92 on April 1st at Midtown Comics Downtown! Spring is right around the corner, Midtowners! Happy reading!




The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society:
We’re proud to team up with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Connecticut Westchester Hudson Valley Chapter and Team Zombie Leader Todd Zavorskas to make a difference! Todd has volunteered with LLS CTWHV Chapter for 25 years, and here at Midtown Comics we see Todd as our guiding light for this initiative. The mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.




Love back issues?  VISIT US IN ASTORIA QUEENS AT THE NEW OUTLET:
STOCK REPLENISHED! We celebrated our grand opening last weekend, and hundreds of happy fans joined us and grabbed a ton of back issues and collectibles from our new store stock!  Not to worry, Midtown Back Issue Specialist Matt is on the job, and has replenished the stock with more sought-after vintage comics, tons of 99 cents comics, graphic novels, manga, and more!  Check out all the collectibles, FUNKO POP figures, action figures, statues, Bandai, and more, UP TO 70% OFF!  32-11 41st street, just off Broadway, close to Steinway!  Follow our social media channels for more announcements! 




Women’s History Month:
This month we honor the women who create comics, and female characters in comics!  Please check out our list of select graphic novels specially curated by our buying team, and take 20% off!  







SPIDER-WOMAN #1 


Regular Junggeun Yoon Classic Cover

Variant Junggeun Yoon New Costume Cover

Variant Stanley Artgerm Lau Cover

Variant J Scott Campbell Cover

Variant Ron Lim Cover

Variant Mr Garcin Cover

Variant Todd Nauck Villains Cover

Variant Blank Cover

Variant Chip Kidd Die-Cut Cover






MARVEL TITLES!


Marvels Avengers Captain America #1

2020 Machine Man #2 Variant Juan Jose Ryp Cover

Amazing Mary Jane #6

Atlantis Attacks #3

Conan The Barbarian #14 Incentive Tommy Lee Edwards Variant Cover

Deadpool #4 Incentive Philip Tan Variant Cover

Ghost-Spider #8

Marvels X #3 Incentive Well-Bee Variant Cover

Runaways #31


SPIDER-WOMAN VARIANTS!


Captain America #20 Variant Ben Caldwell Spider-Woman Cover

Fantastic Four #20 Variant Emanuela Lupacchino Spider-Woman Cover

Guardians Of The Galaxy #3 Variant Declan Shalvey Spider-Woman Cover

Morbius #5 Variant Pyeong Jun Park Spider-Woman Cover

Valkyrie Jane Foster #9 Variant Audrey Mok Spider-Woman Cover

Captain Marvel #16 Variant Dan Panosian Spider-Woman Cover



MARVEL COLLECTED EDITIONS!


Black Panther And The Agents Of Wakanda Vol 1 Eye Of The Storm TP

Captain America Winter Soldier Marvel Select HC

Immortal Hulk Vol 6 TP

King Thor TP

Marvels 25th Anniversary HC

New Mutants Epic Collection Renewal TP








ROBIN 80TH ANNIV 100 PAGE SUPER SPECT #1 

Regular Lee Weeks Cover

Variant Jim Lee & Scott Williams 1940s Cover

Variant Julian Totino Tedesco 1950s Cover

Variant Dustin Nguyen 1960s Cover

Variant Kaare Andrews 1970s Cover

Variant Frank Miller 1980s Cover

Variant Jim Cheung 1990s Cover

Variant Derrick Chew 2000s Cover

Variant Yasmine Putri 2010s Cover


DCEASED UNKILLABLES #2 

Regular Howard Porter Cover

Variant Francesco Mattina Card Stock Cover

Variant Ben Oliver Horror Movie Homage Card Stock Cover


DC TITLES!

Batman #91 Variant Francesco Mattina Card Stock Cover

Year Of The Villain Hell Arisen #4 Variant Riccardo Federici Cover

Titans Giant #1

Aquaman #58 Variant Jeremy Roberts Cover

He-Man And The Masters OF The Multiverse #5

Justice League #43 Variant Kaare Andrews Card Stock Cover

Nightwing #70

Supermans Pal Jimmy Olsen #9 Variant Ben Oliver Cover

Teen Titans #40


DC COLLECTED EDITIONS!


Batman Alfred Pennyworth TP

Batman Universe HC

Superman Vol 2 The Unity Saga House Of El TP


BLACK LABEL!<!–


Low Low Woods #4 Variant Jenny Frison Cover

Lucifer #18

Plunge #2 Variant Gary Frank Cover






MARVEL

DC

INDIES



Thor #1 Midtown Exclusive Gerald Parel Variant Cover

Wolverine #1 Midtown Exclusive Gabriele Dell Otto Variant Cover

Bloodshot #1 Midtown Exclusive Francesco Mattina NYCC
Foil Virgin Variant Cover





 SPAWN #306


Regular Philip Tan & Todd McFarlane Cover

Variant Francesco Mattina Cover

Variant Philip Tan & Todd McFarlane Virgin Cover


 POWER RANGERS TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #4


Regular Dan Mora Cover

Variant Goni Montes Leonardo Cover

Variant Goni Montes Michelangelo Cover






VAMPIRELLA #9


Regular Lucio Parrillo Cover

Variant Guillem March Cover

Variant Fay Dalton Cover



Family Tree #5

Undiscovered Country #5

Wicked Things #1

Heartbeat #5

Firefly #15

Something Is Killing The Children #6



Lumberjanes To The Max Edition Vol 6 HC

Jia And The Nian Monster TP

Last Stop On The Red Line TP

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Midtown exclusive Batman cap from New Era

Midtown exclusive Superman cap from New Era 

Black Panther II Logo Black 940 Velcro Strap Cap

X-Men Logo Dark Phoenix Red 940 Velcro Strap Cap

Midtown Comics Logo Desert Camo 920 Buckle Strap Cap Powered By New Era

All Midtown Exclusives Merch


This week’s featured eBay item is a 2005 Monogram Justice League Animated Hawkgirl Paperweight Mini Bust Loose. Here’s your chance to add this rare item to your collection! Also, remember to follow us on eBay to find even more rare comics, collectibles, and super hero savings! Check out the rest of our auctions today!


IN-STORE PICKUP IS HERE!
ORDER BACK ISSUES ONLINE AND PICK UP AT THE MIDTOWN COMICS LOCATION OF YOUR CHOICE! No fees! Our back issue codeword sales apply, so save big and pick up at Midtown Comics.



Ronin

Royal Roy

Thor Vol 1

New Teen Titans

Omega Men


 


Action Comics Vol 2 #1000
Cover Z-Z-D 

Spawn #300
Cover K 

Walking Dead #97

Barrier Limited Edition Slipcase Set

Phonogram 2 Singles Club #5 Recall Edition


MAR
26
  Joe Quesada signing Marvel Portfolio: Joe Quesada HC
  Hosted at Midtown Comics
  Mar 26 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EST
APRIL
01
  James Tynion IV signing Batman #92
  Hosted at Midtown Comics
  April 01 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

APRIL
09
  Mark Bagley Signing Venom #25
  Hosted at Midtown Comics
  Apr 09 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST



Believe it,
G-Man, Kristen, and Kareem!

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Midtown’s New Release List:
Not everyone realizes it, but our new release list is the most accurate and complete in the industry. Our list is posted every Wednesday afternoon, and includes ALL of the new releases for the following week, complete with links to purchase and reserve. Check it out!
 

Note: for TEXT-ONLY list, please go to the New Release List, and uncheck the “Show Images” button.

Click here for FREE IN-STORE PICKUP list!

 


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