Palmares Catalogue


The CAPEX 22 digital Palmares catalogue is now available. Click here for the link to the digital version. For anyone who prefers a hard copy of the CAPEX 22 Palmares A hardcopy is also available to purchase through Amazon's print on demand. Continue Reading

So exciting! CAPEX 22 opens today

Gary Lyon (front) and Yohann Tanguay of Eastern Auctions Ltd. and Gary J. Lyon (Philatelist) Ltd. set up on Wednesday a special exhibit at CAPEX 22. The New Brunswick-based companies are a Partner Level sponsor and the Official Exhibits Sponsor of CAPEX 22.

We are so excited...CAPEX 22 opens today in the North Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC). Opening ceremonies start at 9 am. Check out some of the photos below by the official photographer of CAPEX .... Carlos Vergara. There was a lot of activity at the MTCC yesterday as organizers, dealers, exhibitors, commissioners, jury... Continue Reading

CAPEX News #25


After almost three years of planning, CAPEX 22 is ready to open its doors tomorrow to philatelists and the general public from across the world for the first International One-Frame Stamp Championship Exhibition. The four-day show gets underway at 9 am this Thursday with the official opening ceremonies at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC).... Continue Reading

Canada Post to unveil five nostalgic travel posters at CAPEX 22


Canada Post will unveil five new stamps featuring nostalgic travel posters of popular Canadian tourist destinations, including an iconic Toronto hotel, on Thursday, June 9, as part of the opening ceremonies at CAPEX 22, an international philatelic convention. The Vintage Travel Posters stamps feature bold and colourful ads from a golden age of commercial art... Continue Reading

Stamp Collecting a popular investment worldwide


Sure, the stock market has been disappointingly bearish as of late, but there is good news for collectors of postage stamps.According to John Lowe, writing on May 26, 2022 for RTÉ, Ireland’s National Public Service Media, collecting stamps today has become a popular financial investment. “Stamps have proved to be an excellent medium to long-term... Continue Reading

Pleins feux sur les sociétés : La Société royale de philatélie du Canada (SRPC)


La Société royale de philatélie du Canada (SRPC) est heureuse d'accueillir le monde à CAPEX 22. La SRPC a été fondée en 1887. En tant que société philatélique nationale du Canada, la SRPC est le porte-parole de tous les collectionneurs de timbres au Canada. L'adhésion à la Société est ouverte à tous - collectionneurs débutants... Continue Reading

CAPEX News #25

Deadline 1

La pré-inscription en ligne sera permise jusqu’au dimanche 5 juin. Il sera aussi possible de s’inscrire directement à la porte durant l’exposition, soit du 9 au 12 juin. La pré-inscription en ligne permet cependant aux visiteurs d’acheter des laissez-passer journaliers d’un ou plusieurs jours ou de 4 jours à prix réduit. Continue Reading

CAPEX News #23


Effective April 1, 2022, pre-arrival COVID-19 testing is no longer required for travellers to enter Canada. Travellers may however be randomly selected for testing upon arrival. Anyone selected for random testing may continue to their destination pending test results. This and a whole lot more other important details about CAPEX 22 are in this issue.... Continue Reading